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Anyone confirm that the Xigmatek Dark Knight II will fight? If so I'm getting this case! Also does a GTX 680 from EVGA ( normal one ) fit in the first PCI slot?
Its either the SG09B from Silverstone which is $100 and can fit my H60 or this which is $66 on Amazon and $50 for the cooler. Both about the same price. What is better for moving around? The SG09B has a bag you can buy that secures the case inside but this has a handle.

Well, im guessing it can, but it looks similar in size to the 212 plus/evo. So, you would most likely have to have the heatsink vertical, like this.



Also, yes the gtx 680 will fit smile.gif
post #1992 of 2409
correct me if im wrong but i do believe NZXT puts a thin plastic panel under the top 3.5 bays in case youre using a long video card like a 690 and larger? not sure where i heard that or why im thinking this. if nothing else, get rid of the top 3.5 bays just to make sure. i mean, who uses them anyway?
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correct me if im wrong but i do believe NZXT puts a thin plastic panel under the top 3.5 bays in case youre using a long video card like a 690 and larger? not sure where i heard that or why im thinking this. if nothing else, get rid of the top 3.5 bays just to make sure. i mean, who uses them anyway?
They do so the longer PCB's don't touch the metal and short out. smile.gif
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They do so the longer PCB's don't touch the metal and short out. smile.gif

i knew what the plastic was meant for..........just wanted to confirm if i was right about it being there or not.
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They do so the longer PCB's don't touch the metal and short out. smile.gif

i knew what the plastic was meant for..........just wanted to confirm if i was right about it being there or not.
Yes it is there smile.gif
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Yes it is there smile.gif

haha yay!!!!!!!!! cheers.gif
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Which is the best directions for my intake and exhaust? I've never dealt with a case with an entire mesh panel for all the air to go out so how are you guys doing it? Should I have the front fan intake then exhaust out the top and rear? or should I intake from the top and exhaust out the front?
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front intake / top and rear exhaust
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@ivoryg37
front intake / top and rear exhaust

Thanks for the reply. I'm give that a try. As of right now I'm looking for a heatsink that will fit in this case and not kill my pocket lol then I should be complete with ordering my parts.
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^ try cm hyper 212 evo, you'll get most of your cash out of that.
it can fit in this case in vertical orientation...
in horizontal orientation you'd have to chip away a bit of the side panel though because the copper tip touches the side panel a bit.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1215085/nzxt-vulcan-upgrade#post_16482812
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