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post #20551 of 28613
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Originally Posted by Rockr69 View Post
It won't help, as there are rubber screw included in the goody box. The howl comes from the air going through the slits. It is unfixable short of cutting them out and using a grill.
That's exactly what ill be doing. How could CM possibily not notice that before they marketed them?

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post #20552 of 28613
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Originally Posted by ryex View Post
More pictures it is!





Nice rig.Just take your time to fix the cable management and it will be a fine looking scout!
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Originally Posted by InF3Rnus View Post
Here's a few pics of my sig rig!

Also... I'm in now.. right?
I'm really digging that CPU cooler... looks sick!
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I ordered the XFX 6850 this morning! I'm pretty excited about it. Should be getting here around mid-week.

I have been thinking more and more about getting the

because I feel like all my case fans are making my computer loud. My newb questions are should I mount the radiator in the 5.25" Drive Bay? Also, would adding an H60 significantly reduce the sound? My guess would be yes but I wasn't sure if the fan and radiator would be just as loud as my Hyper212+ with 2 fans. Thanks!
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Can I join?

I thought the cable management was going to be worse.




You can add GTX 570 to the list of cards that fits, and nicely too.



The motherboard 8 pin is a tight fit but it does work



Fits great in my corner



and looks good with the lights off



Next is wind tunnel mod
Absolutely, you can join. Go to page 1 of the thread and at the bottom of post 1 is a survey for membership registration, fill that out. Then grab the club php for your sig and you're done! Very nice setup you have. Welcome aboard Scout.

EDIT: You need to get that thing up off the carpet. Anything rigid will do, but preferably something that will get the case above the top of the carpet fiber
Edited by Rockr69 - 4/25/11 at 8:33am
    
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Here's a few pics of my sig rig!

Also... I'm in now.. right?
You're in, welcome! Go to the bottom of the 1st post in the thread and fill out the survey, then grab the club php for your sig and you're done! Nice Scout you've built.
    
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I ordered the XFX 6850 this morning! I'm pretty excited about it. Should be getting here around mid-week.

I have been thinking more and more about getting the Corsair H60 because I feel like all my case fans are making my computer loud. My newb questions are should I mount the radiator in the 5.25" Drive Bay? Also, would adding an H60 significantly reduce the sound? My guess would be yes but I wasn't sure if the fan and radiator would be just as loud as my Hyper212+ with 2 fans. Thanks!
I've had mine over a year. I voided the warranty a long time ago by removing the cold plate and lapping it. I lost some coolant in the process and replaced it with tap water and few drops of bleach to kill any organics I my have introduced (no comments please on how dumb that is), but it's worked out well. I've had it in and out and in and out and I'm playin all night and the music's sooooo right..., sorry The Who voices in my head took over there for a moment. Any way it's been in and out so many times I can't count and it has proved to be an extremely sturdy unit that as of right now is cooling my unlocked PII X2 550 @ 3.6 Ghz to a few degrees over ambient at idle.

The only maintenance I've done is give it a good blow every month or so. IMHumbleO, the H series coolers are the absolute best CPU coolers for the Storm Scout in regards to performance vs. price vs. noise. I run my CPU fan from the BIOS; CPU temp target 40c minimum fan speed-50% and I never hear it.

It's a great little unit. If you do buy it, ignore Corsairs recommendation to mount the fan blowing in, unless you mount in the 5.25'' drive bay.
    
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Absolutely, you can join. Go to page 1 of the thread and at the bottom of post 1 is a survey for membership registration, fill that out. Then grab the club php for your sig and you're done! Very nice setup you have. Welcome aboard Scout.

EDIT: You need to get that thing up off the carpet. Anything rigid will do, but preferably something that will get the case above the top of the carpet fiber
Thank you! I plan to put wheels on the bottom to raise the case up more off the ground, how tall do you think the wheels would have to be?
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Thank you! I plan to put wheels on the bottom to raise the case up more off the ground, how tall do you think the wheels would have to be?
2" above the carpet minimum.
    
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These are some great wheels.



Or get in touch with FannBlade and get a set of his custom Billit Feet. They are Awesome.
Edited by unimatrixzero - 4/25/11 at 10:38am
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