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I can not decided on whether to buy a 550d or a 350d. I do not mind having either ATX or mATX form factors as I will only be running a single GPU.

I definitely won't be building a custom water loop (I may cave in for a H100) however I will most likely stick with my trusty NH-D14 and Noctua case fans- so I suppose my question is: if I do stick with my NH-D14 which case between the 550d and the 350d has better air flow/ air cooling?

Thanks for all and any suggestions thumb.gif
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Need some help.

I have a cross flow 240 I need to put in the front of my 900d is it correct that I will have to cut out a portion of the drive cages to fit it allowing for the bottom 480 to have enough room.

Jw if there is some sort of bracket I'm not seeing that can be arranged to better suite my needs.
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Need some help.

I have a cross flow 240 I need to put in the front of my 900d is it correct that I will have to cut out a portion of the drive cages to fit it allowing for the bottom 480 to have enough room.

Jw if there is some sort of bracket I'm not seeing that can be arranged to better suite my needs.

If you mount it @ the very top location, leaving a 120 space in the bottom, you will likely need to cut into the drive bay base ~1inch.



This is what I had to do to get a 360 to fit up front. Cross flow is normally a blessing, but in this situation it's going to be a curse due to the limited space in the 900D's front.
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If you mount it @ the very top location, leaving a 120 space in the bottom, you will likely need to cut into the drive bay base ~1inch.



This is what I had to do to get a 360 to fit up front. Cross flow is normally a blessing, but in this situation it's going to be a curse due to the limited space in the 900D's front.

Yea I had to cut it, which sucks it wouldn't be so bad if the dam cages weren't popriveted... Wth corsair. Anyways I'm about done with it just need to mount the 2nd gpu block and make runs.

Ot.. Can I reuse fluid after it's been drained. I will need to drain in a week when back plates arrive.
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Yea I had to cut it, which sucks it wouldn't be so bad if the dam cages weren't popriveted... Wth corsair. Anyways I'm about done with it just need to mount the 2nd gpu block and make runs.

Ot.. Can I reuse fluid after it's been drained. I will need to drain in a week when back plates arrive.

You can yes, but I wouldn't reuse the first batch of liquid that's in the unit. Probably just me being paranoid.
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Night shot of the 900D

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Add me to the 750D list now as well, just upgraded from my 650D
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My 900D, whose loop is currently being bled.

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That looks great!

I mean I have too have a 900D with a black & white theme...but that doesn´t look nearly as good as yours.
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Hey guys, I've just ordered myself a 750D as well this weekend, should arrive on tuesday hopefully.
One question, after having ordered i started reading some forumthreads and came to the conclusion that motherboard standoffs on this case are built-in?
What does this mean exactly, i can just put the motherboard onto the raised parts without having to use any external standoffs? This is the first case i've had like this so i want to be sure i'm not messing anything up.

I still use a Sabertooth P67, which has no backplate, only a front armor, which should hopefully give no issues.

Just wondering if anyone with a 750D could clear the standoff thing up for me, i can't seem to find a solid answer.
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