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Well, it fits in my S3 - not sure which one you have rolleyes.gif

Please post some photos. I'd like to see the orientation of the radiator in your S3.


Just to be clear I'm asking about the Alphacool NexXxoX Monsta 240.

http://www.alphacool.com/product_info.php/info/p1029_Alphacool-NexXxoS-Monsta-240.html

Photo of mine with fans in push pull.



In the photo above I have the main radiator connections at the top, this top side is offset further than the bottom of the radiator. I'm in the middle of my build and seeing the S3 makes me slightly regret getting my case before yours was available. I really like the S3 but I'm still not sure about this particular radiator mounted in the front vertically.

Seems almost certain that top bay drive will not be usable.
Edited by SonDa5 - 3/14/13 at 6:34pm
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post #432 of 1735
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Exactly. I have one on my desk. It's going into my Toxic build, so you can be pretty sure I checked it wink.gif Pictures will be available when we have them. You can follow my build log when I get it posted. This really isn't the first time around the block with us and radiators thumb.gif

EDIT: You're not considering all your options wink.gif
Edited by Jim-CL - 3/14/13 at 6:40pm
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Exactly.

EDIT: You're not considering all your options wink.gif


Radiator in a package on your desk isn't the same as installed on the S3 with photos available to see. I'm sure you are a pro builder... I'd just like to see the build ASAP.




What do you mean all my options?


I am not using the configuration of the radiator above in the photo for my final build. I'm twisting up the radiator orientation to eliminate some tubing, ect.

I look forward to your build.
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Great! The build log should start in a couple a weeks smile.gif I'll announce it here.
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Why does the motherboard I/o back look like a L ???
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Why does the motherboard I/o back look like a L ???

There's no 'cage?' for the PCI brackets on it yet.
post #437 of 1735
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Why does the motherboard I/o back look like a L ???

lol uhh, to put the video card?
post #438 of 1735
Wow im a idiot lol didn't realize it. Not use to seeing it without the pci covers
post #439 of 1735
That's amazing I can store my hdd in the pedestal. Im getting more and more excited
post #440 of 1735
Thanks for adding those external outlets Jim! There is no way someone cannot get enough cooling in this case!

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