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post #411 of 8657
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Very nice, can't wait to see how your going to put the RAD down below. Are you thinking about or getting the fans with the white fan blades.
as for the rad, I'm going do what triggs did and cut 240mm holes on the side panel and get a bitspower mesh guard. if i can find some nice cfm white fans, do you guys know of any? I will get some 140mm white fans though. But I don't know how I'll like it getting all dirty lol
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as for the rad, I'm going do what triggs did and cut 240mm holes on the side panel and get a bitspower mesh guard. if i can find some nice cfm white fans, do you guys know of any? I will get some 140mm white fans though. But I don't know how I'll like it getting all dirty lol
Maybe some of these

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...b1ac42c2bc66a4

or these

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...b1ac42c2bc66a4

I have seen a few people on here with the Gelid fans attached to their rads.
    
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So for those of you with 3.5" devices like card readers what did you do for bay covers?? I just got this case and the only complaint I have with it is I want to keep my card reader in my computer, but this case only has standard 5.25" bay covers :/ I have an extra 3.5"-5.25" adapter to mount the reader, I just need to figure out how to make it look nice
    
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So for those of you with 3.5" devices like card readers what did you do for bay covers?? I just got this case and the only complaint I have with it is I want to keep my card reader in my computer, but this case only has standard 5.25" bay covers :/ I have an extra 3.5"-5.25" adapter to mount the reader, I just need to figure out how to make it look nice
I got one of these below. The converters are a pretty good match with the style and look of the case, I am very happy with the similarity.

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...oducts_id=1280

I also grabbed a couple more and placed a 80mm Enermax fan behind it to have a little more air circulation.



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List updated.

Nice job guys, awesome builds.

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Just thought i would post something so we can get a bump.

    
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I've decided to go with the Corsair Obsidian and for the configuration I am looking at it follows this:

6 Yate Loon D12SH-124UB 120MM UV Blue LED Cooling Fan 2400RPM 88CFM 40DB 3 & 4 Pin Sleeve Bearing OEM ($ 91.32)
2 Yate Loon D14SM-12 140MM Quiet Cooling Fan 1400RPM 62CFM 29DB 3PIN & 4PIN Sleeve Bearing OEM ( $ 33.26)

Rough Total (414.57 without taxes/shipping)

Does this look like an excellent configuration to provide the best airflow in the case ?
post #418 of 8657
Where do you plan on putting the 6 120 fans? Do you plan on adding a 120 fan to the front drives of the case?

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Where do you plan on putting the 6 120 fans? Do you plan on adding a 120 fan to the front drives of the case?

Chad
3 120mm's will be on the top. 2 will be used for push pull configuration with the H50 and the last one will be used to cool the bottom two hard drives. I should be placing the order roughly within the next week or so I'm still deciding whether NCIX or Infonec to order with.
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