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pc pics 013.jpg 689k .jpg file Is it just me or does this look so much better than the window that comes with this case?
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it looks better but it does not allow fresh air for your graphics cards- matter of personal preference of looks or performance
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it looks better but it does not allow fresh air for your graphics cards- matter of personal preference of looks or performance

So true, I have a 140mm fan at the bottom and 2 x 120's in the front for intake and so far everything is cool as a cucumber but if I was to need it I could always reinstall the original window.

The bottom 140 blows right up to the GPU and I can bump the speed up on that if needed.
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I like this alot better. Also keep in mind you can always cut a custom grill into the window for a fan mount depending on what the material of that window is.
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I like this alot better. Also keep in mind you can always cut a custom grill into the window for a fan mount depending on what the material of that window is.

Thanks, I just don't think I want fans in the side panel. As long as everythings stays cool so am I.
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post #6 of 8
I've been looking for something like this - I know Corsair doesn't have side panels available without the grill for the c70, was it a DIY job?
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post #7 of 8
Looks good! I'm currently running a C70 myself - How did you get the window on with the screw mounts in the back? Can you provide a shot of the back of the panel? Thanks..
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Looks good! I'm currently running a C70 myself - How did you get the window on with the screw mounts in the back? Can you provide a shot of the back of the panel? Thanks..

Most guides have you using rubber grommets as spacers get it to work. Although, if you end up breaking some of the threads for the trim and the screws don't work anymore, you could use regular Loctite Super Glue.

Not that that's ever happened to me.
Edited by Dav3ric - 3/26/13 at 7:19am
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