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Originally Posted by PepeLapiu View Post

And just curious. How are you planning your airflow in that monster of a case with 'only' 3 60mm rads and a 30mm?
And that would be a total of 32 fans just for the rads. How are you gonna power up and control them? Aquaero, or Lamptron?

OP has an "Aquaero 6 (with block and accessories)" in the 'proposed components' list.
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Originally Posted by PepeLapiu View Post

And just curious. How are you planning your airflow in that monster of a case with 'only' 3 60mm rads and a 30mm?
And that would be a total of 32 fans just for the rads. How are you gonna power up and control them? Aquaero, or Lamptron?

OP has an "Aquaero 6 (with block and accessories)" in the 'proposed components' list.

Aquaero 6 and possibly a power adjust. I'll be getting the block and some accessories also. I'll also have 5 case fans which I'll run off either the mobo or Aquaero.
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post #73 of 92
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Hi everyone,

So before I actually start spending some serious (well more serious) coin, I was hoping someone could help me with something? The pic below is of a Case Labs TH10 (actually from this site) and shows twin 480 radiators on the top 2 sections of the case. As you can see, there are 2 green arrows pointing to the radiator mounts and my question is, am I able to mount the full push pull config to the radiator mounts OR do I have to mount the radiator with one set as shown in the picture with the top set of fans above the mount. Basically if this is necessary I would need to purchase at least the 30mm case top cover. I only ask because I was going through some build logs and realised that hey maybe the mounts may not hold the radiators in push pull. So if anyone can help me with this, I would appreciate it.

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post #74 of 92
I'm not sure why you think you might not be able to mount your rads in p/p with the caselabs bracket.
Here is one of my rads in p/p on a caselabs bracket.

Mind you, my CL bracket is placed between the rad and fans so the fans stick out like so:

But you could easily bolt the rad and fan on the one side of the bracket to keep it all inside your case.

U'm not sure I answered your question. Maybe I'm missing something?

Duh! Edit: Sorry, that first pic doesn't show the actual bracket installed. If you need them, I can take better pics of the bracket installed with p/p.
Edited by PepeLapiu - 3/5/14 at 1:35am
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post #75 of 92
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But you could easily bolt the rad and fan on the one side of the bracket to keep it all inside your case.
That is what I wanted to know, and sorry that I did not describe it that well. Whet I meant was that intact I wanted to mount the whole lot radiator and 2 sets of fans inside the case without the need to get a taller top cover. Look if I find it is too heavy I will get my dad (mechanical engineer) to design a couple of braces or something.

Thanks Pepe
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post #76 of 92
You won't need your dad. CS cases are strong enough to support any rad you can throw at it,and than some.
My STH10 secretly doubles as a bomb shelter, but don't tell anyone. There's only room for me and Beef my pet hamster
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post #77 of 92
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My STH10 secretly doubles as a bomb shelter, but don't tell anyone. There's only room for me and Beef my pet hamster

Excellent, This means I will get myself, my Canon DSLR, my L Lenses and my son of course. My wife will have to get her own Case Labs case, when they decide to make them in pink!!
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post #78 of 92
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Hey all, just a quick message to say I have not given up on my build, i have just been moving homes and for anyone that has done this, you will know it is, well a pain in the rear end. I did however manage to purchase a heap of Mod Smart 120mm fan grills and Silverstone Fan Filters.

Even though the move took a lot out of me, it proved better than I expected because my distributor of parts is a stones throw away so no more postage costs for me.

I will be posting some updates in the next few days. A special shout out to @sven for helping me with my questions on the Aquaero. Absolute legend!!
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post #79 of 92
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I just realised I wanted to say thanks to @shoggy for his help. I thought his site nic was Sven. Sorry.


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Yay! Looking forward to more updates bro!
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