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Oh i see, I will keep my eyes open for it. Thanks!

Core X9 Side Panel (Perforated) $26,99

should turn up here if they come back
post #3032 of 4145
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It's really not that hard of a mod to do, to make one for yourself out of the regular mesh side panel.

The only way to get one for a Snow Edition, actually, . . .


I used 1/4"aluminum channel, structural epoxy adhesive and 1/4" glass for mine:











So easy a caveman, (or senile old lady like me) can do it . .

Darlene
I sorry I missed your post somehow, thanks I won't mind molding it myself if I have all the into in how to go about it. smile.gif my case is black edition too.
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post #3033 of 4145
Modding's not for everyone, thanks for the tip though Darlene.

Hey Tt-reps, there's money to be made here.
post #3034 of 4145
Hey Everyone,

Ive been looking at the Core X9 for a while, but was worried about the size

I saw that thermaltake are releasing the Core X5 which might be better for me

I currently have a Tj11 so just trying to get an idea of the X9 or X5 compared to cases about the same size

Im wondering if anyone has any size comparison pics for either the X9 or X5 (or both if you have both smile.gif)
post #3035 of 4145
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Originally Posted by ravennoir View Post

Hey Everyone,

Ive been looking at the Core X9 for a while, but was worried about the size

I saw that thermaltake are releasing the Core X5 which might be better for me

I currently have a Tj11 so just trying to get an idea of the X9 or X5 compared to cases about the same size

Im wondering if anyone has any size comparison pics for either the X9 or X5 (or both if you have both smile.gif)

if you can compare to some pepsi cans this might help, it's the x9


post #3036 of 4145
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Originally Posted by ravennoir View Post

Hey Everyone,

Ive been looking at the Core X9 for a while, but was worried about the size

I saw that thermaltake are releasing the Core X5 which might be better for me

I currently have a Tj11 so just trying to get an idea of the X9 or X5 compared to cases about the same size

Im wondering if anyone has any size comparison pics for either the X9 or X5 (or both if you have both smile.gif)

Hi there not sure if this will help but the top picture was my old case Mid Size Phanteks Enthoo Pro M. The two monitors left is 25" inches and right is 25" inches. You can see that the width difference why I can't have it on top of the desk.




Edited by ITAngel - 6/22/16 at 10:23am
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post #3037 of 4145
Hi guys smile.gif

I'm doing my build in my new X71.
I'm placing my psu(superflower leadex with white leds) in the main section as if I put it in the bottom section there would be a big big space of "nothing" below gpu/gpus. It would feel kinda empty to me.
So havign said that, I'm placing 360 Ek 60mm thick rad(push pull) + EK 120 60mm thick rad(push pull) + dual EK DDC pumps in the bottom section.
I'm also using Mo-ra3 420(push pull 8x200mm fans), which is technically 3x420mm 60mm thick rads. This is an external rad.
There's no rads in the upper section, however I'm thinking about putting a 360mm slim 28mm thick rad in the top, with 3 fans-push.

I have 2 things to sort out.
I'm doing this build to be future proof(cooling-wise) so I wanna do it rly good-the best way.
What I'm cooling is, CPU, MB, max 2 graphics cards.

1. Will adding that thin 28mm thick, 360mm ek rad in the top, make a difference ?
2. How to route the tubing the best way ? I want it to be clean + efficient + I have external rad so I need to place pass-through fittings somewhere.
2a. I'm thinking:
res->pumps->360 rad->120 rad->cpu->mb->outside rad->back in->graphics->res
res->pumps->360 rad->120 rad->outside rad->back in->graphics->cpu->mb->res

Not sure if having all rads and then all components wil lmake a difference. or it's better to split it.... Also placing tubes is hard. I use normal flexi tubes, 19/13mm.

Thanks thumb.gif
post #3038 of 4145
1. probably not a big difference with all the cooling you already have.
2. build all stuff into case and think about routing again, do it the shortest way possible.

I have changed my routing several times from planing to actual build, so don't put too much into planing, as you will probably find some better solutions as you go along.
post #3039 of 4145
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Hey Everyone,

Ive been looking at the Core X9 for a while, but was worried about the size

I saw that thermaltake are releasing the Core X5 which might be better for me

I currently have a Tj11 so just trying to get an idea of the X9 or X5 compared to cases about the same size

Im wondering if anyone has any size comparison pics for either the X9 or X5 (or both if you have both smile.gif)

The black one is the X5, white is the X9



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Thanks NightSmoker, ITAngel and Deedaz, those pics are great


Deedaz, since you have both, are you able to comment on the differences (other than the size). Is there any features missing from the X5
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