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what did you use to cover the HDDs?
Just bought some carbon 3m sticker from the auto store; it was on sale for like 5 bucks. just cover the top, the front, and the sides a little. Then took a blow-dryer to it.
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Lets get some pics
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Alright, I want to try and find a google sketch file of the 540 air, swear there was one some where on here....
e) never mind
https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model.html?id=291ffcc94640fd68fca0273ea70bb97b
Edited by Skye12977 - 4/20/14 at 8:20pm
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Very rough sketch of what I'm talking about doing.
I used a larger radiator as a place holder, but the fans would either go between the radiator and this bracket, or on the other side of the bracket
I know the top 120mm fan will be blocked if I choose to use thicker rads, but I've still got to figure that out.
**This is only for the front 360mm rad**
Gonna try for a complete rough sketch.

Sorry for so many pictures, but trying to show what problems I'm running into.





It looks like this is going to be the best solution. (setup wise, not fan wise)
Edited by Skye12977 - 4/21/14 at 12:13am
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Don't expect much feedback in this thread for Virtual Air540 builds wink.gif

You could literally hear the crickets when I posted these. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)






All made with pcFoo's incredible Air540 Sketchup model. (Rendered with Indigo)

What exactly is the problem you are running into?
Edited by Calibos - 4/21/14 at 5:37am
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That is pretty slick actually. When is this build going into production?
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That is pretty slick actually. When is this build going into production?

Waiting for Haswell-e and 8 Series nVidia cards to arrive this Summer. Have the case and 9x 900D Hot Swap caddies a few months now so I could start planning things out and testing ideas. Then I saw pcFoos amazing sketchup model and all the other component models on the Sketchup warehouse and discovered I could virtually build and mod and test fit ideas to a far greater extent then I ever could even though I had the real case in front of me biggrin.gif
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Finally got my 540 to what I am some what happy with. Still need to sort out cooling in it to get it whisper quiet.
And yes, I do have a lightbox in there as you can kind of see from the first picture. Managed to persuade the guys over at Coldzero to make me one!

Which motherboard is that?
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Which motherboard is that?
Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD4H
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Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD4H

Nice job with the SSD, I like how that looks there!
    
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