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post #2091 of 18210
With that graphics people should see games like a film in HD, i want it!!!!
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Quick question about fans, would 4 80mm fans mounted in the front as intake bring more airflow than 2 120mm, I know 2 120mm would bring in more air than the stock 200mm fan, any thoughts or suggestions is welcomed, I had a spare 80mm fan lying around, and 4 80mm fans will fit perfectly in the grated area in the front.....
Dude, 80mm fans are sacrilege. Most of them make such a bad amount and pitch of noise that hardly anyone uses them any more. Yuck. 2 x 120 should be great. Try the 1900 RPM Scythe Kaze-Jyuni Slipstream highspeed fans. They move 110cfm per fan and would be great as case fans. You can get them in a PWM version too if you prefer. They're not exactly quiet either though (at full speed) but they don't whine like some 80mm fans do. And watch out for their power draw. They pull .51 Amps each at full speed.

Wow, I think Scythe needs to work on shortening the names of their fans....

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If you had to buy new fans I would buy quality 120s/140s that have been tested to perform as rated ( look in the cooling sub forums).
A Flandersesque Right-on-a-reeno (diddly).
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So I just spent a solid 90 minutes trying to finish this latest build. I should have been able to finish it tonight but of course I hit a snag. Filling and bleeding the loop went wrong. Apparently I may have misthread one of my bridge connectors running in parallel between my vid cards. I had been concentrating on making sure that my reservoir did not run dry, and by the time I noticed the leak I had a nice size puddle at the bottom of the case. Good news is I didn't even have a PSU or power cables inside the case yet. I have been using an ancient enermax just to power my pump, sitting a few feet away, so there was no need to freak out. I did have to power down, drain the water I just put into the loop, clean up the puddle, confirm the source of the leak and correct it, just so I could try and fill and bleed the loop again.
Once I got that fixed I decided to not try and install the PSU till another 24hrs, just to be certain any stray H2O had time to evaporate.
Despite the leak, third time was the charm with my water loop. This latest iteration of the loop is quieter, looks better, and bled out air faster. Black and bronze color combo looks hot, if I could do it again I would have planned my color scheme around that. Crosshair mobo has red accents which dont exactly match, the latest Gigabyte 990FX UD7 mobo would have been a better color choice. Still I really like this Crosshair mobo. Would you believe it has 8 PWM fan headers? And I am using all eight
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......I was really looking forward to seeing it tooo. Way to be patient about it though.
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post #2095 of 18210
Looks like I'll be ditching the side window for the mesh insert. The 570s are temps are too high when overclocked. I ordered 4 more orange xigmateks, so it should still look pretty good hopefully.
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post #2096 of 18210
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So I just spent a solid 90 minutes trying to finish this latest build. I should have been able to finish it tonight but of course I hit a snag. Filling and bleeding the loop went wrong. Apparently I may have misthread one of my bridge connectors running in parallel between my vid cards. I had been concentrating on making sure that my reservoir did not run dry, and by the time I noticed the leak I had a nice size puddle at the bottom of the case. Good news is I didn't even have a PSU or power cables inside the case yet. I have been using an ancient enermax just to power my pump, sitting a few feet away, so there was no need to freak out. I did have to power down, drain the water I just put into the loop, clean up the puddle, confirm the source of the leak and correct it, just so I could try and fill and bleed the loop again.
Once I got that fixed I decided to not try and install the PSU till another 24hrs, just to be certain any stray H2O had time to evaporate.
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I know how that is, every time I redo my loop, my pump has a small leak. It is easy to fix, never makes a big mess, and is at the bottom of the case. But that is why my next upgrade is a pumptop so I can use compression fittings. I was topping off my loop one time, in a fillport under the top mesh, and had water running down a tube, onto the SATA ports, IDE ports, and some of the MOBO, all while it was running. Shut it down, and dried it off with no problems.

Wow a MOBO with 8 PWM headers, that is nice. Mine only has one, but I want to make most my fans PWM controlled. Can you set profiles for them individually?? PWM FTW
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post #2097 of 18210
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Looks like I'll be ditching the side window for the mesh insert. The 570s are temps are too high when overclocked. I ordered 4 more orange xigmateks, so it should still look pretty good hopefully.
Yeah I ditched the side window pretty quick. Added the old rear corsair fan to the mesh panel that now blows directly on my 580.

Doesn't look nearly as good but cooling is more important than looks... imo.

As for the guys asking how I mounted my 2 front 120mm fans, good quality Velcro tape is the answer!!!
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post #2098 of 18210
Speaking about the fans, does anyone know the CFM of the stock white led 200mm fan that comes with the white edition? I have a spare 200mm cooler master megaflow blue and wondering if I should replace my stock one with it.
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I believe it's 92 cfm.
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I wanna know what's the top thickness of fan I can mount on top of 600T?
should be 25mm but can go to about 26 / 27 if you cut out the black struts
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