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That is one fine looking build! But, my attention keeps being drawn to the gpu fan. Could it be mounted inside that empty bay area? Of course, with the side cover on it probably isn't even visible.

On my system I have a 120mm fan mounted to the hard drive cage and then another one above it. Unfortunately, there wasn't enough room for me to squeeze the fan between the top and lower cages.

It is visible with the side panel installed, but it depends on your POV.
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^ what he said. there fan is around 5mm larger and wont fit between the top and bottom cage.


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I use a 2m blue NZXT LED kit in my 600T. I like it a lot. You should go with the longer one. 2m was just enough length to loop once around my 600T.

You're 650D is looking awesome.
thanks my wallet cried while buying the case (i consider $100 too much for a case). but i felt this case is worth it regardless of what people say. im gonna put a mesh on the drive bays next to get more air flow.
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thanks my wallet cried while buying the case (i consider $100 too much for a case). but i felt this case is worth it regardless of what people say. im gonna put a mesh on the drive bays next to get more air flow.
LOL imagine how I felt when I bought my 800D .

Just thought I would through up some new pics of my case with its new lighting.








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LOL imagine how I felt when I bought my 800D .

Just thought I would through up some new pics of my case with its new lighting.
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is it possible to use that nzxt lighting strip without the pci thingy. i like the lights, but i don't want anything that takes up a pci slot.
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is it possible to use that nzxt lighting strip without the pci thingy. i like the lights, but i don't want anything that takes up a pci slot.
PCIe bracket is attached via two screws, you can easily remove them.
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I cut the plate and mounted it in one of my drive bay covers.


My roommate also has one and he mounted it in an empty 3.5" drive bay internally (a clever mounting in a HalfX case, no tools needed but only accessible if you open the case). Using zip ties you could mount it pretty much anywhere, even behind the drive cages where you couldn't see it.

On a 800D there must be lots of places you could find to mount the plate or the switches.
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LOL imagine how I felt when I bought my 800D .

Just thought I would through up some new pics of my case with its new lighting.

Snip**
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Nice job mate
Thank you. Hey where is a good place to get a rivet gun and rivets since I'm planning on removing my bottom HDD rack on my 800D. What size drill bit would I need to drill out the existing ones as well? Also planning some stuff for my old Antec 900 .
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Thank you. Hey where is a good place to get a rivet gun and rivets since I'm planning on removing my bottom HDD rack on my 800D. What size drill bit would I need to drill out the existing ones as well? Also planning some stuff for my old Antec 900 .

your local hardware store should have it. Also lowes, homedepot ect. will have it. You will also need some sort of "Rotary Tool" like a dremel. I used a 1/8" bit.

Here is a quick worklog over at corsair forums:

Removal of bottom HDD
    
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your local hardware store should have it. Also lowes, homedepot ect. will have it. You will also need some sort of "Rotary Tool" like a dremel. I used a 1/8" bit.

Here is a quick worklog over at corsair forums:

Removal of bottom HDD
I'll have to check tomorrow after i get done with my classes. Thanks.
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