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TX10-D Pedestals top mount?

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Long time reader.. first time poster.

I just ordered a TX10-D with pedestal and extended top. So, herein lies the question.. can the pedestal be mounted to the top of the TX, and the lid for the top moved to the pedestal? The water loops I have in mind, I would much prefer to keep the rad's up top. Also have a lot of pets.. don't need their hair/fluff clogging up radiators that intake from ground level.
post #2 of 4
um..no. Only the merlin line allows top pedestal mounting. Maybe Jim or Kevin will reply on Monday in detail.
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post #3 of 4
I have yet to actually try it but it could be faked I suppose. There are a couple problems that you wont be able to get around;

1. The screws that go into the corners of the top of the Pedestal wont line up. The screws along the top and bottom will though.

2. You wont be able to use the side covers of the Pedestal (they will overlap)

If you want to try this, you will need to swap the top chassis sections of the Pedestal and the case itself.
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Thanks for the great response's! Definitely opens up some other possibilities in regards to case configurations. Although, I'm sure after reading and researching for countless hours here, that the 150mm extended top would work just dandy. Once I have the TX assembled and actually "see" how much space there is... a revised decision shall be made! Trying to convince my wife to approve a couple more pedestals... but maybe she'll put her foot down on this project sooner than later.
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