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anyone have a corsair 600t case with a lamptron fan controller. Trying to get the controller to line up perfectly is tasking. The holes don't like up and it's not secure. It's only secure once it's pushed in.
post #2 of 13
So you mean it's not flush with the front of the case? I believe I have seen this before. I guess you drill some new holes but that's the less than ideal solution. Maybe some one else will have a better idea.

I have just bought the FC5 V2 but haven't got round to installing it on my 800D just yet, I wonder if I will experience the same issue.
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post #3 of 13
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So you mean it's not flush with the front of the case? I believe I have seen this before. I guess you drill some new holes but that's the less than ideal solution. Maybe some one else will have a better idea.

I have just bought the FC5 V2 but haven't got round to installing it on my 800D just yet, I wonder if I will experience the same issue.

Yeah that's what i meant, apologies if it wasn't clear enough. It's not that huge of a deal since i have the tower on the floor and not up on my desk. Still though, i would prefer it to be more flush.


I have the FC6 and it's amazing, so glad i purchased this thing. thumb.gif
post #4 of 13
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Yeah that's what i meant, apologies if it wasn't clear enough. It's not that huge of a deal since i have the tower on the floor and not up on my desk. Still though, i would prefer it to be more flush.


I have the FC6 and it's amazing, so glad i purchased this thing. thumb.gif

I'm glad that you're happy with the unit other than that. I hope it sits flush with mine as the 800D face is very flat so would be quite apparent if it did sit in a little bit.

I will let you know how mine ends up. redface.gif
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post #5 of 13
How far from the face is it? Would be sweet to disassemble it and put an acrylic shim behind the face plate... color as appropriate to match your mod.
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How far from the face is it? Would be sweet to disassemble it and put an acrylic shim behind the face plate... color as appropriate to match your mod.

This could also be a viable solution!
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post #7 of 13
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How far from the face is it? Would be sweet to disassemble it and put an acrylic shim behind the face plate... color as appropriate to match your mod.
little less than half a cm.
post #8 of 13
Yeah, you could probably do an acrylic spacer to bring up the front panel. Might or might not need longer screws to reassemble it. A small piece of 5mm acrylic ought to do it.
post #9 of 13
Fit my FC5 V2 today and can confirm that it sits flush with the case. It also supports more fans per channel so if you can send yours back and grab a new one, that's what I would do!
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post #10 of 13
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Going to try and fit it again tomorrow when i have time. Must be something i'm doing wrong.
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