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really like the look of this case, just wish the back was for more than 4x drives and a psu. I would of liked to of seen a stacker at the back with a fractal design type tray system and 10x drives
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really like the look of this case, just wish the back was for more than 4x drives and a psu. I would of liked to of seen a stacker at the back with a fractal design type tray system and 10x drives

Yes, but that would have increased the price. This is not a "high-end" case by any means. It's a Carbide. It has plastic. It doesn't have every feature in the world. They were going for a certain price bracket it and obviously some features were "cut" to make it that way. And honestly, besides enthustiast and people who who have a ton of media, why would you needs more than 2 drive bays. There are easy ways to circumvent this though. I know one user posted a drive cage that fits 5 drives that can mount above the PSU. I use a dual drive bay adapter to have 3 3TB drives. Those are just two options that don't require any modifications to the case.
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Hi guys, this case is on my way and I just wanna know if I can put a 360mm radiator (Like this one : Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm) in the front of the case without modding or cutting it ?

Thank you !
   
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Hi guys, this case is on my way and I just wanna know if I can put a 360mm radiator (Like this one : Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm) in the front of the case without modding or cutting it ?

Thank you !

Yes it fits perfectly.
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Thank you sir, much appreciated !
   
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1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm 1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm 1 x Alphacool VPP655 Single Edition D5 Pump 1 x Alphacool HF D5 TOP - Black Acetal G1/4 - (... 
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1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm 1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm 1 x Alphacool VPP655 Single Edition D5 Pump 1 x Alphacool HF D5 TOP - Black Acetal G1/4 - (... 
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Hi guys, this case is on my way and I just wanna know if I can put a 360mm radiator (Like this one : Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm) in the front of the case without modding or cutting it ?

Thank you !
Depending on your graphics card(s) and motherboard, you can even fit up to a UT60 240 and 360 without modding.
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Depending on your graphics card(s) and motherboard, you can even fit up to a UT60 240 and 360 without modding.

Thinking of a 240 up and a 360 front, I've 2x GTX 780 Classified, and a Gigabyte Z87-UD5H
   
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G500 XL AKG 271 MKII 2 x EK-FC780 GTX Classy - Acetal + Nickel 
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1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm 1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm 1 x Alphacool VPP655 Single Edition D5 Pump 1 x Alphacool HF D5 TOP - Black Acetal G1/4 - (... 
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16 Gb (4x4) G.Skill Trident X 2400 Mhz  Samsung 840 Pro x2  8 To external Mac OS X 10.9.2 // Windows 8.1 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
3x 27" Crossover 1440p 60hz G105 AX860 Carbide Air 540 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
G500 XL AKG 271 MKII 2 x EK-FC780 GTX Classy - Acetal + Nickel 
OtherOtherOtherOther
1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 360mm 1 x Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm 1 x Alphacool VPP655 Single Edition D5 Pump 1 x Alphacool HF D5 TOP - Black Acetal G1/4 - (... 
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2 x EK-FC780 GTX Classy Backplate - Black Rev2.0 1 x EK-Supremacy Clean CSQ - Nickel + Acetal 1 x Noctua NF-A15 PWM 140mm Premium Fan - Sleeved 10 x Noctua NF-F12 PWM Quiet Focused Flow PC Fa... 
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Here's mine. Almost finished!

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I'm kind of curious though, what's everyone's back panels look like? Or do you all have so much room that it's turned into something like this:

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(I promise, I WILL clean this up eventually...)
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Got a new toy today for my 540. Have a few more things coming to add to my build next week and gonna redo the sleeving on psu as well. Gonna add some charcoal Grey paracord to it. thinking about upgrading to an h100i from an h80i as well next month.
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