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Originally Posted by kevindd992002 View Post

Hmmm, that got me thinking! What can you put in that extra space though? If you put a 240mm rad, there's no hole for the half of the rad to suck air from, right? And what do people replace the front 200mm fan with?

Oh, and where do you put the drives?

Fans or radiators go in the front. they are mounted to a simple rectangle of plastic and then the plastic is stuck on with screws to the front of the case. It's actually a very simple setup, just required some time in the cutting process.
As for drives. Double sided tape is your friend (as seen with my SSDs in the third picture). You can also mount them at the bottom of the front of the case as you will never see them there.
I have 4 desktops in my house and only one has the hard drive mounted in the drive bay.







Also, the following configuration of fans will not work. I initially wanted to use a 240mm rad on the front of the case and keep the lower 200mm fan but the two didn't have enough clearance to fit at the same time. That's what made me decide to go with the three fans.
post #23502 of 23521
I really need to get around and mod my case some more to do something like that. ^

My only issue, probably can't do the 360 rad on the front since I need area to mount my 3TB HDD and bay res.
     
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I really need to get around and mod my case some more to do something like that. ^

My only issue, probably can't do the 360 rad on the front since I need area to mount my 3TB HDD and bay res.
That pretty cool... Shoulda gone for a 480 rad on the front though tongue.gif

post #23504 of 23521
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Hmmm, what is the bracket holding the HDD?

That gives me an idea, but still would have to play around and redo some plans for the pedestal I want to mount to my Haf X.
     
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Hmmm, what is the bracket holding the HDD?

That gives me an idea, but still would have to play around and redo some plans for the pedestal I want to mount to my Haf X.
Nothing special, just 4 90 degree brackets from home depot that i mounted to harddrive then secured to floor of case.
something like this http://www.homedepot.com/p/Everbilt-3-4-in-Zinc-Plated-Corner-Braces-4-Pack-13542/202950157
post #23506 of 23521
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That pretty cool... Shoulda gone for a 480 rad on the front though tongue.gif

Haha. I only have a 922, which is a little shorter than your case. Nice job on the interior though, I don't quite have access to the tools to make those kinds of panels. Full metal build I assume.
post #23507 of 23521
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Haha. I only have a 922, which is a little shorter than your case. Nice job on the interior though, I don't quite have access to the tools to make those kinds of panels. Full metal build I assume.
Only metal is what was in the original hax 932 case.
I used Acrylic and built a device to bend the acrylic and just cut it with table saw where needed.. and used a dremel sometimes
post #23508 of 23521
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If you don't mind me asking, what did you use to make that rad bracket in the front?
I may just do that for my Haf X. This one 360 and 200 radiator are having a time cooling the 5960X with two Tis. Darn CPU can dump some heat compare to my previous 4770K I had in there.


O, forgot to post. The new CPU and mobo in the Haf X. Even redid the runs this time. Was nice that I managed to reuse two tubes from previous build (only had to trim one).
     
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Looks like sheet metal. thinking.gif

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Nope, I didn't have the tools to work sheet metal to that extent so I just went with what I had on hand, it's a sheet of 1/8 foam PVC that I traced out a pattern on. I just screwed the fans onto the rad and then traced them on to the sheet of PVC and cut it out leaving space for the screws to mount the fans. It was rather simple once I centered the fans and sized the mounting plate.
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