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post #3541 of 19729
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Let the bells ring out and the banners fly I'm here,I'm here

Hey folks, finally took the plunge and ditched the old Tt wing rs and moved
my stuff to a new 690.

Still working on a fan setup, once I get that sorted I see some modding in my future.

Having some trouble cooling the video cards,as you can see by the pic below the top card is sucking hot air right off the back of the lower card.

I think I might try pulling the fans off those twin turbos and make wind a tunnel.

The only con so far is the hdd bay blocks any kind of air flow from the front fan.

Well thats it for now.
More pics later.

Gyro
hehe i have a Tt wingRS 100

highly doubt i'll be moving everything to a CM 690 though... next build my preciousss...yessssss
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post #3542 of 19729
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I got a Q guys, would it be wiser to face my new CPU cooler (CM Hyper TX 2) upwards so it blows out the top, or face it backwards to blow out the back? as long as i achieve the best temps then i am happy, or should i just test it all myself?
If you have fan(s) in the top area of the case, then its better if you face it upwards (hot air tends to go UP and not SIDEWAYS ). I always say anyone with a CM690 should have fans at the back and top of the case...

If you have fans both at the top and back i dont think it will make a big difference... But anyway i woud go upwards...
    
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post #3543 of 19729
I have fans (in excess) in my case - top and rear venting out - i seem to get better temps with my TRUE facing out the back...
But that's just me and my ....... 9 (atm) fans.....
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post #3544 of 19729
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I got a Q guys, would it be wiser to face my new CPU cooler (CM Hyper TX 2) upwards so it blows out the top, or face it backwards to blow out the back? as long as i achieve the best temps then i am happy, or should i just test it all myself?
That cooler will only mount one way on amd unless you mod it.in your case on the m2n-sli that is horizontal.(front to back)
I had to mod mine for my m2n32-sli to make it face front to back. you have hacksaw the holddown clamp slots 90degrees,see pic

Gyro
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COOLER MASTER RC-690-KKN1-GP Black SECC/ ABS ATX Mid Tower Computer Case $79.99 free shipping with promo code: EMCLRLN22 valid until 4-8-2009.
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post #3546 of 19729
Hey guys....

I just oredered a pair of Coolermaster Red Cathodes and a Red LED rifle bearing CM fan to complement my case... It will be awesome when i shove those in my case... Ill see how they complement with my UV cathodes and if its good i'll leave them both...

I'll be getting them prolly on tuesday next week, and install it by thursday (got an exam on wednesday )... then some nigh photos.

I also got some black double sided tape to avoid this:



and im also going to silence that DVD drive with some sponge...
I'll share some photos (duh! ) as soon as im done!
    
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you workin on it now miloshs?? cus if you are i am Very curious as to how you will be using.... "sponge" to silence that dvd
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you workin on it now miloshs?? cus if you are i am Very curious as to how you will be using.... "sponge" to silence that dvd
LOL... well its not really a sponge ... its those spongy thingies that you get when you buy your CM690, the ones that are behind free 5,25" covers...

We'll see how it goes...
    
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the dust filter deals???
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the dust filter deals???
Maybe.... All i know is that you can find them behind the bay covers when you 1st buy your CM690

They may be dust filters, but they sure look like sponges
Looks like this, only i have thicker ones (something like 10-15mm) from i dont remmember where...



DVD and CD drives are awfully loud once you take off their front mask, so putting anything there helps to deafen the sounds coming from the spining disc...
    
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