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Hey guys, I just got a HAF X to replace my Antec 900 v1. First off, as this is my first full tower...wow its huge. I actually have to put it behind my computer desk as it doesn't fit in the "computer" compartment...oh well, its beautiful.

This thing is quiet as hell, probably because they are mostly 200mm fans, the only thing I can hear really is my GTX465's. Since they run in SLI they run hot as hell...I've got the cooling bracket installed, might even throw an 80mm on the VGA bracket...but can I get a fan controller to increase the fan speeds? Or do they run at maximum speed already? I know usually people get fan controllers to quiet things down a bit and turn down the speeds, but I want mine turned up...
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Static|X;14708278 
Hey guys, I just got a HAF X to replace my Antec 900 v1. First off, as this is my first full tower...wow its huge. I actually have to put it behind my computer desk as it doesn't fit in the "computer" compartment...oh well, its beautiful.

This thing is quiet as hell, probably because they are mostly 200mm fans, the only thing I can hear really is my GTX465's. Since they run in SLI they run hot as hell...I've got the cooling bracket installed, might even throw an 80mm on the VGA bracket...but can I get a fan controller to increase the fan speeds? Or do they run at maximum speed already? I know usually people get fan controllers to quiet things down a bit and turn down the speeds, but I want mine turned up...

Yeah the HAF X is quite the step up in size. Glad you enjoy the case. Unless the fans have a built in switch like antec tri cool 3 speed they're running at their rated 12v speed. You would only be able to turn them down. If you need more cfm you'll have to go with a faster fan.
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post #15803 of 23525
Is powder coating more expensive?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kevindd992002;14708495 
Is powder coating more expensive?

Than paint? Yes.
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post #15805 of 23525
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Originally Posted by Nhb93;14702006 
If you go powder coating, just keep in mind that the drive bays and other tight areas will become even tighter, to the point that you may just have to sand some of it off to get things back into place.

Being that the interior of the 922 is bare metal already I doubt that he'd have to worry too much. The interior of the other HAF cases are PC'ed so if he were to PC one of those then yes that would be more of an issue.Not saying you're wrong but it's less likely to be a factor. I would just explain to the PC'er not to go nutso with the PC in that area. mellowsmiley.gif

~Ceadder:drink:

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Originally Posted by geek12;14707769 
Add Me: HAF 922
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You know you can post images with Photobucket tags right? thumb.gif
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post #15806 of 23525
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Pretty sure you could run 2 children in SLI with the Haf-X, no problem...
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post #15807 of 23525
Your kid looks like he's not liking being in that cubbyhole. biggrin.gif

Doing a build change tonite. 932 Blue Edition with ASUS F1A75-V Pro and A6 3650.yessir.gif

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post #15808 of 23525
Quote:
Originally Posted by Barovian;14711916 
JQXVV.jpg

Pretty sure you could run 2 children in SLI with the Haf-X, no problem...

hahahahahaha

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post #15809 of 23525
LOL your kid looks fascinated with something in the 5.25" bays.
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post #15810 of 23525
I asked a PC modder in our area and it costs around $35 just for powder coating frown.gif
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