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Loving everything about this board <3


wow man LOVE that case! I'm seriously thinking of getting the silver model.

Wold you do me the favor to check if a regular SATA cable is enough to reach an SSD mounted in the front (where you can see those 4 holes) with ease? and can you tell me what's the lighting system you are using?

Thanks a lot!
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Loving everything about this board <3

Great job! Love the Monsoon res!
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wow man LOVE that case! I'm seriously thinking of getting the silver model.

Wold you do me the favor to check if a regular SATA cable is enough to reach an SSD mounted in the front (where you can see those 4 holes) with ease? and can you tell me what's the lighting system you are using?

Thanks a lot!

I can check on the cable length for you when I get home form work today. The only lights I added to the case are these cathodes [link] mounted behind the reservoir, and about 5 feet of this RGB LED strip[link] mounted around the sides and bottom of the case, and connected to the Formula's RGB Header. I can take a picture of how I mounted the LED strip after work as well.

Here are a few more pictures that I took earlier this week. (the RGB strip is red in half of them, white in the other half)
[imgur album]
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I can check on the cable length for you when I get home form work today. The only lights I added to the case are these cathodes [link] mounted behind the reservoir, and about 5 feet of this RGB LED strip[link] mounted around the sides and bottom of the case, and connected to the Formula's RGB Header. I can take a picture of how I mounted the LED strip after work as well.

Here are a few more pictures that I took earlier this week. (the RGB strip is red in half of them, white in the other half)
[imgur album]

djchup, did that RGB LED strip you linked from Amazon work with the RGB header and do the colors match?
    
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Anyone know how many rgb strips or rgb leds can be connected to this motherboard?
   
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djchup, did that RGB LED strip you linked from Amazon work with the RGB header and do the colors match?

I'd like to know that as well...

The cheapie kit I bought off Amazon that I used one strip from... matches if you use anything EXCEPT music effect. Once you go to music my strip goes into some kind of 60's inspired Psychedelic haze compared to the board leds.
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Anyone know how many rgb strips or rgb leds can be connected to this motherboard?
There is one header but I think you can use a splitter, and connect 3 or more smile.gif
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Anyone found a fix yet for the RGB software? I am really starting to hate it to always re-configure my LED's
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Hey djchup, let me ask you something man:

I've seen it seems you have a AF140 as your exhaust fan, I've just bought it for the same case and it worries me that its cable seems really short. Is it long enough to reach the fan hub or have you bought an extension? Thanks in advance!
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