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Greetings fellow Haf XB owners! I will receive my new Haf XB case this week! I've been looking furiously after a small/smaller case to suit my needs. And hopefully the Haf XB will fulfill them!
post #8092 of 10499
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I didn't, I hung it off the back. I had the frozenQ in there for a while, but it was only as a feature. I had an XSPC dual bay res feeding twin DDC pumps in the 5.25" bay as the primary pumps and res.



threw the UV strips in to see what it looked like 5 mins before it was ripped apart again for a rebuild. sadly the XB is still in bits awaiting inspiration.


So far inspiration has only got me this far, but I want to do something else. I just don't know what yet. rolleyes.gif


That first Build with the cylinder mounted in the back. Is that A Pump/Reservoir combo? Any Chance you could like me where you got it from plz! thumb.gif looks amazing biggrin.gif
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post #8094 of 10499
No probs. It's an XSPC D5 photon 170 pump/res combo. I got mine from specialtech in the Uk. The res itself is glass instead of the usual acrylic. Comes with an integrated aluminium bracket aand acetal end cap and base.

http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/XSPC-D5-Photon-170-Reservoir-and-Pump-Combo-pid-19205.html
post #8095 of 10499
To swank it up a bit more XSPC also make this lovely little number to replace the stock acetal lock ring. It's 2am in the uk so I'm trying ro do this off my old samsung s3. I've just noticed our No1 Xb builder already posted. Thanks Kpoeticg, and the tube job you've done on you RIVE is looking sick. Going to have to get back to mine. Was thinking of doing the threaded acrylic tubing, but by the time I get to that stage. I think by the amount of people talking about it it's going to be a bit overdone.

One good thing, overclockersuk have actually got the monsoon hardline fittings in stock. So it's either that or the threaded acrylic. Time will only tell. I might even use copper tubing, I think it might suit the build with highly polished copper and the orange acrylic. Decisions decisions.

http://www.specialtech.co.uk/spshop/customer/XSPC-D5-Aluminium-Screw-Ring--Black-pid-19206.html
Edited by welshy46 - 4/13/14 at 6:20pm
post #8096 of 10499

Yeah, but they still won't sell the endcaps to convert a regular Photon into a combo unit. I bought my Photon before the D5 version was announced. I was pretty pissed when they released it and said they wouldn't be selling the end cap separate

    
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post #8097 of 10499
Yeah I remember you mentioning that back when I first joined up here. It makes no sense for them not to. I was going to grab tge 270 version for my 230T, but as it was only supposed to be a temp build to keep me going. I just resealed my leaky Frozenq, had to lose the cathode tube out of the centre to do it though, but with using Mayhems pastel orange fluid. As it's not Uv reative, it wasn't too much of a loss. Saved me enough cash not grabbing tge 270 photon to allow me to get the Gigabyte z87 oc to complement the orangeness of the rest of it.

I wouldn't recommend anyone to get one though. For the same money, the Maximus VI hero is a whole better buy.
post #8098 of 10499

Thank You for the Swift Response Kp! thumb.gif

Im Thinking of Going with a cooling loop, Im in the midst of planning and figuring out how to go about it biggrin.gif
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NP and good luck. I bought my XB almost a year ago, and i'm still planning my setup :p

    
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Greetings fellow Haf XB owners! I will receive my new Haf XB case this week! I've been looking furiously after a small/smaller case to suit my needs. And hopefully the Haf XB will fulfill them!

It's bigger than you think wink.gif

You'll see!
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