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post #71 of 4010
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hmmm, can that motherboard try be rotated to the top?!?! No clue how that would help in any way, but it'd be cool!
Not without a lot of modding.

It would be easier to just mod a space for the PSU, if thats your problem.
post #72 of 4010
Nah, no more problems really. After seeing the spreadsheet on this thing, thermaltake did a hell of a job. Just seeing how far this case can go without modding. Impressive (except for the front. YUCK puke.gif )
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OK...first mod done... I had to trim the inside of the front panel in order to clear both 200mm fans on the front of the case.. I could have mounted the inside... but i want to keep as much room as possible for rads and pumps and reservoirs. Im having way to much fun with this thing!!!
post #74 of 4010
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OK...first mod done... I had to trim the inside of the front panel in order to clear both 200mm fans on the front of the case.. I could have mounted the inside... but i want to keep as much room as possible for rads and pumps and reservoirs. Im having way to much fun with this thing!!!

Are those the led 200mm that come with the thing? would a thinner 200mm have worked without modding?

Sorry if I am bothersome with all these questions, as I dont have the thing in my hands for a few more days, I cant help but dream/plan for its delivery thumb.gif
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No... these are 200mm X 30mm cooler master fans. there are thinner fans available... but these are good for 110cfm @ 19db-a...for each of them. Aerocool makes one thats only 20mm thick...but only gives 30cfm at 26db-a.
the trimming was on the light side and for the gain from these fans..it is worth it in my opinion. I do plan on cutting out the center of the front panel and replacing the mesh with anodized punch plate in the near future...so trimming a bit for now doesnt hurt anything compared to my future plans.
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It's just so freaking huge!
 
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Looks really good! I too wish the X2 would fit ATX cause I have no need for 480 rads. It's actually not as big as I thought it was going to be lookin at the user submitted pics.
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post #78 of 4010
Right there with you! I wished they sent out a "accessory" motherboard tray. So that we can but an ATX in the X2 case.

Edit:
I guess the X2 case is not wide enough anyway.
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post #79 of 4010
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Right there with you! I wished they sent out a "accessory" motherboard tray. So that we can but an ATX in the X2 case.
The problem is that there is not enough room in the X2 for an ATX motherboard, as the mATX motherboard is already touching the sides.
So it would be better if they released an X5, that is somewhere between X2 and X9, with ATX standard.

post #80 of 4010
Hey Guys,

Sorry I just saw this thread.

Im really glad you like the New Core X series!

I worked with the design team on alot of these new chassis so please let me know if you have any questions thumb.gif
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