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Originally Posted by CrazyB View Post

For people who have setup liquid cooling, for this case is it best to have the air intake from the front radiator and exhaust through the top radiator or should I have both front and top radiators intake air and just exhaust through the rear?

I have both as rads as intakes top and bottom and have it exhaust out the rear with a 140mm I added small footprint single 120mm filters to the insides of my rads to collect dust the fans bring in biggrin.gif

I found having both as intakes temps are better than having the top as a outtake.
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Wow.
Wow. Im amazed how quickly that went through thank you Corsair Joseph. Corsair customer support is outstanding. +REP and again Thank you.

No problem at all. Glad I could help smile.gif
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What have you done with George!!!!!????? biggrin.gif

We've exiled him and sent him somewhere dark and cold... nah, he's still around, you'll still see him here pop up once in a while. I'm doing the dirty work for him wink.gif
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Any criticism is welcome


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Any criticism is welcome



Looks good but why not a 360 in the front?
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Can i join the club? smile.gif
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Can i join the club? smile.gif

He has Legos on his desk. He's cool guys. Let him in. smile.gif

Your rig looks good, but I'm more interested in your Legos. I need to update my pics, but the floor of my case and both of my hard drives are covered with a shroud made of Legos and decorated with a Sith vs Jedi Lego Star Wars minifig battle.

Currently I have Darth Vader, Count Dooku, General Grievous, and mecha-Darth Maul facing off with Yoda, Obi Wan Kenobi, Luke Skywalker, and Mace Windu. And a very confused Pong Krell in the middle trying to break it up.
     
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Question has anyone mounted small casters on the bottom...? I think it might look kinda cool even on a desk lol
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Question has anyone mounted small casters on the bottom...? I think it might look kinda cool even on a desk lol

There have been a couple of people who have done the mod you describe. If you review the image gallery for the threat you should be able to find them.

The trick to keep in mind though is that the side panel that you put the casters or risers needs to be removable, so don't attach them in a way that makes it difficult to remove the panel. You will also want to be aware of the opening for the intake fan on the PSU. You will want to be certain the case sits high enough off the ground that you aren't blocking airflow through the opening.

Now for the down side though. The bottom panel of the case is pretty ugly.

EDIT: I fail at reading comprehension today. Ignore me, I thought you wanted to flip it over on it's side. lol
Edited by NaciremaDiputs - 3/20/14 at 6:25pm
     
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Originally Posted by NaciremaDiputs View Post

There have been a couple of people who have done the mod you describe. If you review the image gallery for the threat you should be able to find them.

The trick to keep in mind though is that the side panel that you put the casters or risers needs to be removable, so don't attach them in a way that makes it difficult to remove the panel. You will also want to be aware of the opening for the intake fan on the PSU. You will want to be certain the case sits high enough off the ground that you aren't blocking airflow through the opening.

Now for the down side though. The bottom panel of the case is pretty ugly.
He said he wanted to put the casters ON THE BOTTOM........ smile.gif
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