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Poll Results: What is your Overall Opinion on this case

 
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post #7361 of 28613
I just wanted the YouTube video about Eco Cool IT. Looks just like the H50 with a rectangle pump. Wonder if the H50 could withstand that "Elvis" test too. lol
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Originally Posted by clee413 View Post
I just wanted the YouTube video about Eco Cool IT. Looks just like the H50 with a rectangle pump. Wonder if the H50 could withstand that "Elvis" test too. lol
You try it on yours and let me know how it works out
    
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Yes, pictures would be great of both the top and bottom. Thanks!
Well this is how I mounted mine, on the actual panel. I just need to disconnect the CCFL from the inverter which is inside the case when I need to remove the panel to work on something.
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post #7364 of 28613
Just thinking aloud here ...

- move all my drives up to the upper 5.25 drive bay using a CM 4-in-3 module.

- remove the lower drive cage entirely

- use that space to house water cooling equipment pump, res and a 120 rad in the lower front intaking air

- a 120 rad in the upper rear exhausting air

- setup would be single loop cpu water cooling: lower front rad > res > pump > cpu block > upper rear rad > lower front rad

- alternatively set up a 240 rad along the floor where the lower drive cage used to be replacing the lower front rad or even adding more cooling to the loop – I’d prefer to avoid this since this would need serious case modding and not sure with HX750 PSU there would be room

Any thoughts appreciated – again, just my mind meandering here.
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Well this is how I mounted mine, on the actual panel. I just need to disconnect the CCFL from the inverter which is inside the case when I need to remove the panel to work on something.
That looks sweet! Do you have any photos of it with the panel on and the lights on?
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Actually got some cutting done....well a little lol
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post #7367 of 28613
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Originally Posted by the.ronin View Post
That looks sweet! Do you have any photos of it with the panel on and the lights on?
Yeah, I posted them a few posts back but here it is again. And I hate the fan slits, still waiting to get the panel replaced so I get a clear view of the inside. In this pic, I removed the top horizontal 12" and added a vertical 4", so it looks like this:

4" --> |_____
12" ----^

Both are hidden from a direct view but you can kind of see the 4" glowing when viewed from that angle.




Edited by devilsx - 3/25/10 at 5:49pm
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Well this is how I mounted mine, on the actual panel. I just need to disconnect the CCFL from the inverter which is inside the case when I need to remove the panel to work on something.
Nice idea. Why didn't I think of that

Have you considered attaching the inverter to the inside of the side panel, cause that is what I'm now considering doing if I follow your design. That way there 1 less disconnection that has to be made (inverter to back plate 2 pin wire).

Thanks for the pictures & idea

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Originally Posted by the.ronin View Post
Just thinking aloud here ...

- move all my drives up to the upper 5.25 drive bay using a CM 4-in-3 module.

- remove the lower drive cage entirely

- use that space to house water cooling equipment pump, res and a 120 rad in the lower front intaking air

- a 120 rad in the upper rear exhausting air

- setup would be single loop cpu water cooling: lower front rad > res > pump > cpu block > upper rear rad > lower front rad

- alternatively set up a 240 rad along the floor where the lower drive cage used to be replacing the lower front rad or even adding more cooling to the loop – I’d prefer to avoid this since this would need serious case modding and not sure with HX750 PSU there would be room

Any thoughts appreciated – again, just my mind meandering here.
I think you should pursue this idea.

It sounds like a very clean interior and good space management. Definitely would want the HDD module.

Personally, I have my doubts that the H50 tubes would reach far enough for the Rad to be that far from the CPU.

Do you have an idea of how simple/difficult it would be to remove the HDD cage. Also, if you did remove it, how simple/difficult would it be to reinstall it if you ever wanted to?

I've considered mounting the Rad to the top with 120mm fans exhausting upwards, but I'm unsure if a push/pull would fit without squeezing between the top of the pump and the rad. Some of my own mind meandering, as well.
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Well.......still cutting....will update with pics how far I have gotten. But please don't make fun of my cutting...it will be cleaned up before I mount everything back in there.
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