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Hey, that actually looks pretty cool... and seems like it would be an easy mod. Good job, rep for an easy creative solution.
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i have scythe infinity and didnt have to move the fan to the outside of the case, why did you have to?
    
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i have scythe infinity and didnt have to move the fan to the outside of the case, why did you have to?
don't know ... that's wierd, you've got the same MB and a core 2 ...

my door wouldn't shut, the fan shroud was resting against the cooler.

maybe different height motherboard mounting screws? i would have preferred to keep the fan on the inside ... but had to move it.
    
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that looks really cool, i got a 25cm fan on my armor and it does take up some room inside the case. i never thought bout doing anything bout it cause its not physically in the way but after seeing ur case i might do it for the look. rep + for you
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that looks really cool, i got a 25cm fan on my armor and it does take up some room inside the case. i never thought bout doing anything bout it cause its not physically in the way but after seeing ur case i might do it for the look. rep + for you
glad you dug it.

after running it a bit ... i sort of like it more on the outside; it's not exactly a wind tunnel but it does allow an extra inch or two for the fan's wind to more evenly distribute.
    
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that looks really cool, i got a 25cm fan on my armor and it does take up some room inside the case. i never thought bout doing anything bout it cause its not physically in the way but after seeing ur case i might do it for the look. rep + for you
BTW ... if you do the mod, just use four small dots of 5min epoxy, evenly distributed at 4 points, around the fan shroud edge to hold the fan screen on; if you ever change it back, you can just pop the screen back off with very little force.
    
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