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post #1361 of 2032
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pcoutu17 ,BGKris thx. Or maybe 360 on front flexbay and second on side over I/O ca fit.
All up to you wink.gif
That's the great thing about CL and especially the S8. The options!!! biggrin.gif

If you put a 360 in FB. Where is the fan controller going if any? Same with res.
post #1362 of 2032
I personally I'm going to stick all the rads in pedestal, more room for windows and a cleaner overall front thumb.gif
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post #1363 of 2032
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I personally I'm going to stick all the rads in pedestal, more room for windows and a cleaner overall front thumb.gif
I agree. smile.gif

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post #1364 of 2032
yes, unlimited possibilities biggrin.gif Tube res behind front rad and ModMyToys 4-pin PWM power distribution PCB or Aquaero 5 LT without LCD front somewhere in case biggrin.gif
I hesitate between these two: Mercury S8 or Merlin SM8..Merlin classy,without compromises and Mercury fresh box-ish look...which take???wink.gif
Edited by Martyfish78 - 3/3/14 at 3:54pm
post #1365 of 2032
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yes, unlimited possibilities biggrin.gif Tube res behind front rad and ModMyToys 4-pin PWM power distribution PCB or Aquaero 5 LT without LCD front somewhere in case biggrin.gif
I hesitate between these two: Mercury S8 or Merlin SM8..Merlin classy,without compromises and Mercury fresh box-ish look...which take???wink.gif
I went with the S8 because its a non conventional case and puts less strain on those heavy GPU+Waterblock combos with the mobo being horizontal thumb.gif
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post #1366 of 2032
If I was brave enough I'd mod my SM8 with a FT02 motherboard orientation. I saw someone do it already. But that's too much hardcore modding for my blood, all just to get a bit of stress of the waterblocked GPU. I'm hoping for Gemini they keep the motherboard layout of the Mercury series. It would be like a Mercury S8 Deluxe.
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post #1367 of 2032
I received my S8 today! wheee.gif

Took me 90 minutes to assemble it!

Here's some quick shots! thumb.gif

Of course it's always important to picture THE BOX biggrin.gif



Here's the beast in a few angles






Build log will come later....I need to finish my S5 before rolleyes.gif
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post #1368 of 2032
Love the white!

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If I was brave enough I'd mod my SM8 with a FT02 motherboard orientation. I saw someone do it already. But that's too much hardcore modding for my blood, all just to get a bit of stress of the waterblocked GPU. I'm hoping for Gemini they keep the motherboard layout of the Mercury series. It would be like a Mercury S8 Deluxe.
to me, vertical cases are boring. The S8 brings a breath of fresh air. Change is good! smile.gif

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post #1370 of 2032
Oh I want an S8. But I already invested too much in the SM8 for now. That's why I say Gemini for my next Case Labs upgrade.
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