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i had an 110i GT and e-atx board. Fits just fine 😊
You mind hooking me up with pics? Just so I can see what I am working with?
post #12022 of 12549
Hi everyone.
Just recently have built in this case, not very easy for watercooling, a bit tight all around and not the best design for going water but managed to fit pump and res in the main chamber(it's in horizontal orientation so that didn't help either lol). Just couple of bad photos taken after leak test and before sending to customer.





post #12023 of 12549
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Originally Posted by muzammil84 View Post

Hi everyone.
Just recently have built in this case, not very easy for watercooling, a bit tight all around and not the best design for going water but managed to fit pump and res in the main chamber(it's in horizontal orientation so that didn't help either lol). Just couple of bad photos taken after leak test and before sending to customer.






I don't know much about EK blocks, but it looks like you have the flow reversed on the GPU block.
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I don't know much about EK blocks, but it looks like you have the flow reversed on the GPU block.
I don't know much either but EK clearly says that any port can be used as inlet(or outlet).
Gpu maxes out @ 44°C after few hours of gaming so I think it's good?
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I have just fitted an EK block , and yes you can fit anyway you like , it is designed to flow either way .
post #12026 of 12549
What do you guys think about a custom GPU location??
Or maybe just a couple fans (I'd recess them down further than this pic)
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What do you guys think about a custom GPU location??
Or maybe just a couple fans (I'd recess them down further than this pic)
If it were me , I would have 3 x 120 mm fans in the front , 1 x 140 mm at the back , and maybe 1 of the 140 mm (currently in the front) exhausting out the bottom . Nice rig by the way
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I'm about to build my VR PC in a white Air 540 laid on its side with the Window facing up. H110i GT Push/Pull exhausting out the top. Rear 140mm Exhausting. 3x 120mm on the front intake and 2x 140mm on the bottom like your third photo as intake blowing at the GPU and controlled by the PWM fan headers on my soon to arrive Asus Strix 1080.
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Some (more) recent pictures of my Carbide 'Air' 540:











Still very satisfied with the case, no upgrade itch yet.
Edited by rck1984 - 6/12/16 at 4:51am
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Some (more) recent pictures of my Carbide 'Air' 540:










Still very satisfied with the case, no upgrade itch yet.
Very nice tidy build , I like the industrial look , tho I do prefer a little more colour in mine . thumb.gif
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