Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › Need advice on my Rad mount
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

Need advice on my Rad mount

post #1 of 4
Thread Starter 
Hey gents so im modding my Antec 300 before my sig rig goes in it, but i have run into trouble:

My Rad is going inside the case, along the top, where that 140mm grilled hole is, and i plan to have my fans externally, outside the top of my case:

My problem is 140mm fans are not so easy to get, and 120mm fan will leave a gap on the sides if the fans:

Thats the Gap, now a 140mm fan covers it nicely:


Any ideas on how i can fill that gap to look sweet?
Figglesticks
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 Asus P6E SE Zotac GTX 480 TeamGroup 3 x 2GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
TeamGroup Extreme G-1 + 2 X Western 2tb Seven Ultimate X64 Samsung P2350 84 key 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
CoolerMaster M700 (All black leads) Antec 300 - Mcp655 - ETC G5 Razer Goliathus Alpha 
  hide details  
Reply
Figglesticks
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 920 Asus P6E SE Zotac GTX 480 TeamGroup 3 x 2GB 
Hard DriveOSMonitorKeyboard
TeamGroup Extreme G-1 + 2 X Western 2tb Seven Ultimate X64 Samsung P2350 84 key 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
CoolerMaster M700 (All black leads) Antec 300 - Mcp655 - ETC G5 Razer Goliathus Alpha 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 4
Hmmm, I don't know. You're going to have to cut out a whole for the fans anyway so just try and center it as much as possible.
quad core madness
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Lapped Intel Core 2 Quad - Q6600 G0 Stepping Asus P5K Deluxe WiFi ATi Sapphire HD 6950 2GB Unlocked 8GB G.Skill Pi Black DDR2-800 PC2-6400 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
60GB OCZ Solid 2 SSD Samsung SATA 18X DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Dell 3007WFP-HC + 2x 2007FP in PLP 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Ducky Shine Blue, MX Red Corsair HX620 620W Lian Li V1000 Plus Black Razer Mamba 2012 
Mouse PadAudio
XTrack Ripper XL Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic 
  hide details  
Reply
quad core madness
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Lapped Intel Core 2 Quad - Q6600 G0 Stepping Asus P5K Deluxe WiFi ATi Sapphire HD 6950 2GB Unlocked 8GB G.Skill Pi Black DDR2-800 PC2-6400 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
60GB OCZ Solid 2 SSD Samsung SATA 18X DVD Burner Windows 7 Ultimate x64 Dell 3007WFP-HC + 2x 2007FP in PLP 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Ducky Shine Blue, MX Red Corsair HX620 620W Lian Li V1000 Plus Black Razer Mamba 2012 
Mouse PadAudio
XTrack Ripper XL Creative X-Fi XtremeMusic 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 4
You can make a beveled shroud, I think that might look sharp, 140 at the bottom and 120mm at the top...Make it air tight with clear silicone or black RTV sealant...

You can modify the info in this guide to make one..How To: Build A Performance Shroud ..Just use a 20mm taper..
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8600 4545Mhz*9 w/1.29V DFI DK P45 XFX 8800 GS D9GKX & D9GMH 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSPower
2x Seagate 160 Perp. RD-1 2x Asus Vista Premium Corsair HX 620 
Case
Open Bench 
  hide details  
Reply
My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
E8600 4545Mhz*9 w/1.29V DFI DK P45 XFX 8800 GS D9GKX & D9GMH 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSPower
2x Seagate 160 Perp. RD-1 2x Asus Vista Premium Corsair HX 620 
Case
Open Bench 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 4
if you can make some sort of custom Radgrillz it may help a lot to put on top. Further then that I'm pretty much stumped
Server
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 930 @ 4ghz EVGA X58 SLI ATI 4870 12GB DDR3 1600mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
OCZ Vertex 4 120GB SDD, 4TB Seagates DVD-RW XSPC 360 Radiator Swiftech MCP355 w Petra block 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
Heatkiller Rev. 3 liquid cooling block Windows 7 X64 23" LG Flatron + 22" Acer OCZ GameXstreme 700watt 
Case
Corsair 700D 
  hide details  
Reply
Server
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7 930 @ 4ghz EVGA X58 SLI ATI 4870 12GB DDR3 1600mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
OCZ Vertex 4 120GB SDD, 4TB Seagates DVD-RW XSPC 360 Radiator Swiftech MCP355 w Petra block 
CoolingOSMonitorPower
Heatkiller Rev. 3 liquid cooling block Windows 7 X64 23" LG Flatron + 22" Acer OCZ GameXstreme 700watt 
Case
Corsair 700D 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Water Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › Need advice on my Rad mount