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Will a Xigmatek fit in a TT armor w/25cmf?

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I am thinking of getting this http://www.canadacomputers.com/index...142&cid=FN.349 as an upgrade to my Freezer Pro 7, but I am wondering if it will fit in my case.

Also, does anyone know if the Xigmatek heatsink would interfere with the NB cooler on the DFI Blood Iron?
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yes it will fit its a 120mm fan on the heatsink the depth of the case TT armor is very well fitted for these types of cpu coolers :-D
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Originally Posted by UkGouki View Post
yes it will fit its a 120mm fan on the heatsink the depth of the case TT armor is very well fitted for these types of cpu coolers :-D
Yeah, but the 25cm fan sticks into the case a fair bit.
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If it'll fit in the Apevia case in my sig, it'll fit in your Armor, nuff said .
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I'd have to mention that seveal members here had to move the 25cm door fan on their armor to the exterior because it banged into a TRUE. The Xigmatek is of similar size.
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Originally Posted by Oblivion77 View Post
Yeah, but the 25cm fan sticks into the case a fair bit.
its 20mm in depth well mine is but i do have an armor + measure from the back space 14cm thats the total hight of the fan when mounted to your mobo you should have roughly 3cm left between the top of the fan and the case door or you could mod you case fan and mount it to the outside of the window ive seen it done on here before :-D
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Is it hard to move the fan to the outside?
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Is it hard to move the fan to the outside?
nope 4 screws and mount simple on my case on the orriginal armor im not to sure but i do know the most painfull part of it is the molex cable!
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I have a TRUE and Armor+ and it fitted with the fan as it came but the side fan hit a corner of the TRUE so all I did was to mount the plastic pin like to the outside and thus I was able to have good clearance.
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I had a similar case and had to move the 25cm fan to the outside because it hit my zalmancooler (Zalman CNPS9700), which is shorter than the Xigmatek. I eventually scrapped that case and built my own with custom fit fans on the side panel, but to answer your question, no its not hard to move it to the outside, but it don't seem to be as effective mounted reversed on the outside.
Edited by zalmancooled - 5/14/08 at 11:46am
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