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My Thermaltake Armor Sucks.. HALP!

post #1 of 15
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Just as the title reads... I can't seem to get my psu to sit in my armor... the holes don't sync up or anything.. It's easy to say i'm annoyed... Is there some psu's that aren't compatible w/ the armor? Lol this seems silly because i though all psu's were the same.. HALP

This is a paint pic but this is exactly how it fits in the armor

Edited by Vegnagun - 6/12/08 at 5:52pm
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post #2 of 15
Screw holes in PSUs aren't exactly in symmetrical rectangle pattern so did you try turning PSU around?
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Screw holes in PSUs aren't exactly in symmetrical rectangle pattern so did you try turning PSU around?
yea i did.. When i go to put the antec in the big rectangle for my psu (the opening or slot) it filled up by the psu.. its no where near the holes.
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post #4 of 15
So you have Armor Plus?
That seems to be one of those cases in which PSU is first slided in and then you use metal frame/plate which attaches to both case and PSU for fixing it.
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I think i found out why it doesn't fit..

The case doesn't have that.. The metal part with the lines.. i assume thats for the mounting of the psu... is there anyway to get this piece? does this render the case useless?


http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811133021



this is the armor that i've got.. it was a trade for my 7950gt... also got a 7800gt out of it
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can u take a pic with the PSU inside to give us a better and clearer picture?
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can u take a pic with the PSU inside to give us a better and clearer picture?
if you look at the post right before yours.. if u notice the lined metal piece w/ the holes for the psu to mount to... Well my case doesn't have that piece... And i dont know where to get it at... i'm almost sure thats the reason why it doesn't fit
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post #8 of 15
Give thermaltake a email they are might be able to help you ? ^^
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AH i see what ur tryin to say now... Well u really dont need it since theres a support bar that pushes onto the backside of the PSU that'll smash the PSU against the case so it wont go anywhere... u might get noise issues from vibrations tho. but give TT a call and see if they'll sell u one.

If ur missing the back support bar piece i can give u mine (u pay shipping) since it doesnt fit with the PC Power and Cooling silencers extended PSU case.
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AH i see what ur tryin to say now... Well u really dont need it since theres a support bar that pushes onto the backside of the PSU that'll smash the PSU against the case so it wont go anywhere... u might get noise issues from vibrations tho. but give TT a call and see if they'll sell u one.

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how's the support bar work? i dont have that either
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