Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Corsair Obsidian 900D/800D/750D/700D/650D/550D/450D/350D/250D Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Corsair Obsidian 900D/800D/750D/700D/650D/550D/450D/350D/250D Club - Page 177

post #1761 of 8675
Thank you!
I used a 4 1/2' hole saw to make the holes on the side panel.
i got the tutorial from MNPCtech vid here
The Dragon Punch
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 980x @4ghz (1.25 vcore) ASUS R3E w/ EK R3E Plexi EN Block EVGA GTX 580 3GB 3-way SLI Corsair Dominator GT 6gb@2000mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ Vertex 2 (x2), Corsair Nova, WD Velociraptor LG Blu-Ray Windows 7 64-bit Dell U2711 
PowerCase
Corsair AX1200 Case Labs M8 
  hide details  
Reply
The Dragon Punch
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 980x @4ghz (1.25 vcore) ASUS R3E w/ EK R3E Plexi EN Block EVGA GTX 580 3GB 3-way SLI Corsair Dominator GT 6gb@2000mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
OCZ Vertex 2 (x2), Corsair Nova, WD Velociraptor LG Blu-Ray Windows 7 64-bit Dell U2711 
PowerCase
Corsair AX1200 Case Labs M8 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1762 of 8675
Hi I received my new case last Friday along with Sentry2 controller, Asus P6X58D-E,6GB (3x2GB) Corsair Dominator, DDR3 PC3-12800 (1600) and 650W Corsair CMPSU-650TXUK.

I am debating whether I should get the i7 930 D0 or the 950 CPU I would also like to go SLi at some point I was considering the 460 0r 470 GPU

for cooling I was looking at either the H50 or H70 with Noctua NF-P14 FLX fans used throughout the system replacing all current fans.

does this all sound ok to you guy's I have done a diagram to show where I am thinking of adding the fans and the rad fan for the H50/H70 after reading a number of forums where people have suggested having the rear fan as an intake helps cool mofset the additional fans added to the bottom and possibly the front of the case would allow for more air to be pulled into the case I have looked at drive bay fans but 1. you would loose the bays for adding additional optical drives 2. they can be noisy (the single bay ideas)

so if anyone has any recommendations :-) I will post pics as my build progresses

post #1763 of 8675
quick question..
Can I have a 240 swiftech radiator in a push/pull config. if I mod the bottom compartment?
v1ral
z97 RIG
(15 items)
 
Apophis
(18 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
4790k MSI z97 Gaming 7 Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 G Skill Ares 16gb 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Crucial MX100 256gb Seagate Barracuda 2tb Corsair H70 Windows 7 Pro 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
AOC 24 inch 144hz  Razer Blackwidow chroma EVGA 850 G Silient Corsair Air 540 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Deathadder Chroma Generic On-board Audio 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i7 920 D0@ 4.2 1.25625 vcore EVGA Classified 760 EVGA GTX 470 SC+ EVGA GTX 470 SC+ 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Corsair Dominator GT 1866 3x2 gbs 1TB Samsung Spinpoint Lite-On DVD drive EK Supreme LTX Water Block 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
EK EVGA Classified Full Motherboard Block EK GTX 470 Acetal/Copper Water Block EK GTX 470 Acetal/Copper Water Block Winows 7 PRO 64 bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung ToC 24" Razer Black Widow Seasonic Platinum 1000 watt CoolerMaster HAF 932 
Mouse
Logitech G5 
  hide details  
Reply
z97 RIG
(15 items)
 
Apophis
(18 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
4790k MSI z97 Gaming 7 Gigabyte G1 Gaming GTX 970 G Skill Ares 16gb 
Hard DriveHard DriveCoolingOS
Crucial MX100 256gb Seagate Barracuda 2tb Corsair H70 Windows 7 Pro 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
AOC 24 inch 144hz  Razer Blackwidow chroma EVGA 850 G Silient Corsair Air 540 
MouseMouse PadAudio
Razer Deathadder Chroma Generic On-board Audio 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Core i7 920 D0@ 4.2 1.25625 vcore EVGA Classified 760 EVGA GTX 470 SC+ EVGA GTX 470 SC+ 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Corsair Dominator GT 1866 3x2 gbs 1TB Samsung Spinpoint Lite-On DVD drive EK Supreme LTX Water Block 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
EK EVGA Classified Full Motherboard Block EK GTX 470 Acetal/Copper Water Block EK GTX 470 Acetal/Copper Water Block Winows 7 PRO 64 bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Samsung ToC 24" Razer Black Widow Seasonic Platinum 1000 watt CoolerMaster HAF 932 
Mouse
Logitech G5 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1764 of 8675
Quote:
Originally Posted by v1ral View Post
quick question..
Can I have a 240 swiftech radiator in a push/pull config. if I mod the bottom compartment?
v1ral
Yes, I've seen several people do that.
post #1765 of 8675
How challenging would it be to add a side panel window on the 700D?

I own a dremel. I really don't like the 800d because the window shows the psu. I also don't like the little door where you got the hot swap beys (I never change that often)
post #1766 of 8675
Quote:
Originally Posted by mikejs View Post
Hi I received my new case last Friday along with Sentry2 controller, Asus P6X58D-E,6GB (3x2GB) Corsair Dominator, DDR3 PC3-12800 (1600) and 650W Corsair CMPSU-650TXUK.

I am debating whether I should get the i7 930 D0 or the 950 CPU I would also like to go SLi at some point I was considering the 460 0r 470 GPU

for cooling I was looking at either the H50 or H70 with Noctua NF-P14 FLX fans used throughout the system replacing all current fans.

does this all sound ok to you guy's I have done a diagram to show where I am thinking of adding the fans and the rad fan for the H50/H70 after reading a number of forums where people have suggested having the rear fan as an intake helps cool mofset the additional fans added to the bottom and possibly the front of the case would allow for more air to be pulled into the case I have looked at drive bay fans but 1. you would loose the bays for adding additional optical drives 2. they can be noisy (the single bay ideas)

so if anyone has any recommendations :-) I will post pics as my build progresses

i would say exhaust through the back since the graphics cards hot air will rise and you will end up blowing that in

Quote:
Originally Posted by Morizuno View Post
How challenging would it be to add a side panel window on the 700D?

I own a dremel. I really don't like the 800d because the window shows the psu. I also don't like the little door where you got the hot swap beys (I never change that often)
it shouldnt be that hard, you just need to mask it with tape and then cut, though a round corner might be harder
GodofDeath
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 970 Asus Rampage III Formula EVGA GTX 460 1gb SSC+ SLI EVGA GTX 460 1gb SSC+ SLI 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Dominators GT Red 3x2gb 7-7-7-20 G.Skill Pheonix Pro 120gb WD1002FAEX 1tb ASUS 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Thermaltake Venomous X Black Windows 7 Professional Dell U2311H Filco 104 Brown 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Seasonic X750 Lian Li A05NB Powdercoated/Modded Logitech G500 Razer Sphex 
  hide details  
Reply
GodofDeath
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
i7 970 Asus Rampage III Formula EVGA GTX 460 1gb SSC+ SLI EVGA GTX 460 1gb SSC+ SLI 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Dominators GT Red 3x2gb 7-7-7-20 G.Skill Pheonix Pro 120gb WD1002FAEX 1tb ASUS 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Thermaltake Venomous X Black Windows 7 Professional Dell U2311H Filco 104 Brown 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Seasonic X750 Lian Li A05NB Powdercoated/Modded Logitech G500 Razer Sphex 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1767 of 8675
Quote:
Originally Posted by v1ral View Post
quick question..
Can I have a 240 swiftech radiator in a push/pull config. if I mod the bottom compartment?
v1ral
Yeah, there are a lot of guides on this too. I did it in my build log in my sig if you want to take a look, and have 20mm yate loons in push/pull config. Probably could've fit 25mm's but I wanted some room on the bottom to work with. I have the xspc rx240 rad down there, so its pretty fat, im sure your swiftech will fit.
Katy Perry
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930@4.02 Rampage III Extreme Evga GTX 690 Hydro Copper Signature 12Gb 2000 MHz Patriot DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
256GB M4 | 2TB Seagate XSPC Rasa Windows 7 64bit Professional Alienware OptX 2310 
PowerCase
Corsair AX 850 Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
Katy Perry
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 930@4.02 Rampage III Extreme Evga GTX 690 Hydro Copper Signature 12Gb 2000 MHz Patriot DDR3 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
256GB M4 | 2TB Seagate XSPC Rasa Windows 7 64bit Professional Alienware OptX 2310 
PowerCase
Corsair AX 850 Corsair 800D 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1768 of 8675
Finally Done!!
LL
LL
LL
Red X9
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4790K @ 5ghz 1.350v 75c max load temps Asus Maximus VI Formula Evga Gtx Titan X @ 1500mhz / 7800mhz +112mv EK Acetal / Nickel / Nickel back plate 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Corsair Vengence Pro 32gig 2400mhz c11 red (4x8... 6x 256gig (1.5tb) in Raid 0 , OS / Gaming Drive 2 x Liteon 256gig (512gig) storage drives Asus Dvd-RW 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
2x 360mm Alphacool XT45 / 1x 480mm Alphacool Mo... EK X-Res 140 D5 vario Pump/Res combo + EK X-top... EK Supreme HF cpu / EK Acetal / Nickel with Nic... Windows 8.1 64bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus ROG Swift 27" 144hz with G-Sync Samsung 65" 7150  Logitech G510s Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Thermaltake Core X9 custom painted Red and Black Logitech G602 Wireless Corsair Aluminum Core 2 sided  Bose Companion 5 
  hide details  
Reply
Red X9
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4790K @ 5ghz 1.350v 75c max load temps Asus Maximus VI Formula Evga Gtx Titan X @ 1500mhz / 7800mhz +112mv EK Acetal / Nickel / Nickel back plate 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Corsair Vengence Pro 32gig 2400mhz c11 red (4x8... 6x 256gig (1.5tb) in Raid 0 , OS / Gaming Drive 2 x Liteon 256gig (512gig) storage drives Asus Dvd-RW 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
2x 360mm Alphacool XT45 / 1x 480mm Alphacool Mo... EK X-Res 140 D5 vario Pump/Res combo + EK X-top... EK Supreme HF cpu / EK Acetal / Nickel with Nic... Windows 8.1 64bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus ROG Swift 27" 144hz with G-Sync Samsung 65" 7150  Logitech G510s Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Thermaltake Core X9 custom painted Red and Black Logitech G602 Wireless Corsair Aluminum Core 2 sided  Bose Companion 5 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1769 of 8675
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hambone07si View Post
Finally Done!!


Very envious!
Mothership II
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4690K  GIGABYTE Z97N-WIFI  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB Asus Strix 16GB DDR3 1866MHz  
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
120GB Samsung 840 EVO / 1TB WD Black 240mm Radiator Liquid CPU Cooler Windows 7 64-Bit Asus ROG Swift 
KeyboardPowerMouseAudio
Razer Blackwidow Corsair 750w Steelseries Wireless Corsair Wireless 
  hide details  
Reply
Mothership II
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4690K  GIGABYTE Z97N-WIFI  NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 4GB Asus Strix 16GB DDR3 1866MHz  
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
120GB Samsung 840 EVO / 1TB WD Black 240mm Radiator Liquid CPU Cooler Windows 7 64-Bit Asus ROG Swift 
KeyboardPowerMouseAudio
Razer Blackwidow Corsair 750w Steelseries Wireless Corsair Wireless 
  hide details  
Reply
post #1770 of 8675
Quote:
Originally Posted by jgarcia View Post


Very envious!
LOL.. That's a lot of drool..
Red X9
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4790K @ 5ghz 1.350v 75c max load temps Asus Maximus VI Formula Evga Gtx Titan X @ 1500mhz / 7800mhz +112mv EK Acetal / Nickel / Nickel back plate 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Corsair Vengence Pro 32gig 2400mhz c11 red (4x8... 6x 256gig (1.5tb) in Raid 0 , OS / Gaming Drive 2 x Liteon 256gig (512gig) storage drives Asus Dvd-RW 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
2x 360mm Alphacool XT45 / 1x 480mm Alphacool Mo... EK X-Res 140 D5 vario Pump/Res combo + EK X-top... EK Supreme HF cpu / EK Acetal / Nickel with Nic... Windows 8.1 64bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus ROG Swift 27" 144hz with G-Sync Samsung 65" 7150  Logitech G510s Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Thermaltake Core X9 custom painted Red and Black Logitech G602 Wireless Corsair Aluminum Core 2 sided  Bose Companion 5 
  hide details  
Reply
Red X9
(20 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
4790K @ 5ghz 1.350v 75c max load temps Asus Maximus VI Formula Evga Gtx Titan X @ 1500mhz / 7800mhz +112mv EK Acetal / Nickel / Nickel back plate 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Corsair Vengence Pro 32gig 2400mhz c11 red (4x8... 6x 256gig (1.5tb) in Raid 0 , OS / Gaming Drive 2 x Liteon 256gig (512gig) storage drives Asus Dvd-RW 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
2x 360mm Alphacool XT45 / 1x 480mm Alphacool Mo... EK X-Res 140 D5 vario Pump/Res combo + EK X-top... EK Supreme HF cpu / EK Acetal / Nickel with Nic... Windows 8.1 64bit 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus ROG Swift 27" 144hz with G-Sync Samsung 65" 7150  Logitech G510s Corsair AX1200 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
Thermaltake Core X9 custom painted Red and Black Logitech G602 Wireless Corsair Aluminum Core 2 sided  Bose Companion 5 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Computer Cases
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Corsair Obsidian 900D/800D/750D/700D/650D/550D/450D/350D/250D Club