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Where would be a good place to put a radiator internally on an Antec 1200. I have 3 watercooled GTX 285 2gbs, and a watercooled Core i7 920. On the front of the case, I have one blu-ray drive, one hard drive, and a 3 bay waterfall reservoir. Thank you very much!
    
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I would say the front is the only place to do it, I'm sure you can put it on the roof but that would require a decent amount of modding.
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I would say the front is the only place to do it, I'm sure you can put it on the roof but that would require a decent amount of modding.
Wrong, the rear was basically made for that, and on the top a 220 will fit with just the need for 2 new holes on the top

Front triple


rear dual


Edited by 88EVGAFTW - 8/25/09 at 11:24pm
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Wrong, the rear was basically made for that, and on the top a 220 will fit with just the need for 2 new holes on the top

Front triple


rear dual

He said internally, but I will admit I didn't know you could put one inside on the top. Is that your rig? Its...beautiful.
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Triple on back Dual inside on top.







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He said internally, but I will admit I didn't know you could put one inside on the top. Is that your rig? Its...beautiful.
used to be, I sold the case, I have the Black Pearls from ABS now, same components, but with a Thermochill PA 120.3
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post #7 of 27
Theres 2 fan slots on the rear end, 120mm. As pics above show
You could mod the top fan to fit a dual rad under the 230mm fan.
In the front you can do either dual or 3x rad. But with 3x rad, i think you wont be able to fit in a dvd player.
This is the reason why i drifted away from the antec 1200, not the best at watercooling, more aircooling case
BTW nice system specs..
    
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Triple on back Dual inside on top.







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The front with a triple swiftech only left me with 2 drive bays open, but only after moving the radiator up half an inch.
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post #10 of 27
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The front with a triple swiftech only left me with 2 drive bays open, but only after moving the radiator up half an inch.
There you have it, so then i guess 3x rad will fit in the front with extra bays, then i would:
Use the back for a dual rad (pull or pushs up to you) and Get a 3x rad in the front with a pull and push method.
edit: I reliezed in the pics... Dont forget that you got to have some bays for the harddrives as well, so i would plan carefully
    
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