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Originally Posted by reset1101 View Post

I dont think that would make any difference really, unless you cover that gap with something and you clearly notice less noise coming out of your case.
If you say so then I guess I'll skip it.
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post #11452 of 16068
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Originally Posted by Wezzor View Post

If you say so then I guess I'll skip it.

What I say is that you better try covering the lower area with something, close the panels and see if you notice any difference in noise. If you do, maybe its worth it.
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Malik,
That is one superbly done 804 build! smile.gif
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There is no problem with this type of connection. Pararell set is ok, temps are ok. About this bubble - this photo was taken when i just poured the liquid. After 5-10 min of work, he vanished wink.gif So i dont see problem here biggrin.gif
and what about system specs?
Edited by Lutfij - 8/13/14 at 9:23am
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post #11454 of 16068
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Now the other side of the case tongue.gif
Please biggrin.gif

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FD R4 cut, filed and painted, drying.
Used a touch up pen for car repairs, dark blue, not that much noticeable without flash.

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Anyone knows about some cheap higher feet instead of those low FD feet?
Or some spacers. I'm getting tired of modding it. Fixing obvious issues that kill airflow and make more noise.
Edited by JackCY - 8/14/14 at 5:36am
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Now the other side of the case tongue.gif
Please biggrin.gif

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FD R4 cut, filed and painted, drying.
Used a touch up pen for car repairs, dark blue, not that much noticeable without flash.






Anyone knows about some cheap higher feet instead of those low FD feet?
Or some spacers. I'm getting tired of modding it. Fixing obvious issues that kill airflow and make more noise.

I used 4 2"x2" pieces of black 1/4" foam core under each foot to give the case better breathing room underneath,
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I used 4 2"x2" pieces of black 1/4" foam core under each foot to give the case better breathing room underneath,


The holes look good what are you using them for. I might have missed something in the thread. Thanks
post #11457 of 16068
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The holes look good what are you using them for. I might have missed something in the thread. Thanks

The case belongs to JackCY I was just letting them know what I used to raise my case off the desk some
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The holes look good what are you using them for. I might have missed something in the thread. Thanks

I've cut out the rear and bottom grills as they block airflow a lot.
It's a new case so getting it done before installing things in it.

Snipped the grills off with wire cutters, it's often enough but I got EVGA G2 PSU and needed kind of a bigger hole for the PSU fan on bottom so I cut it out with tin snips.
Then taped and covered the case to not get so much dust in it and used a dremel to cut the rest as you see at the end. Rear 120 mounts that I don't need, the bent tabs that were left on the rear exhaust, some tabs on the bottom to make it more straight and clean.
Filed and painted the cut edge.

Pics in gallery and a few previous posts.

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DrockinWV: Thanks I will have to look around for options so it's good to hear what others used.
Got me an idea of cutting a piece of a black rubber mat we have in the garage. It should be thick enough and easier to work with than cutting wood and such, hate that, have hard wood here, pain to cut it and work with.
I've looked for sorbo but is crazy expensive and not really needed. Almost anything will do.
post #11459 of 16068
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DrockinWV: Thanks I will have to look around for options so it's good to hear what others used.
Got me an idea of cutting a piece of a black rubber mat we have in the garage. It should be thick enough and easier to work with than cutting wood and such, hate that, have hard wood here, pain to cut it and work with.
I've looked for sorbo but is crazy expensive and not really needed. Almost anything will do.

The higher the better, once I raised my case up (probably an inch or so higher) it seemed to lower over all temps of the case
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post #11460 of 16068
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I've cut out the rear and bottom grills as they block airflow a lot.
It's a new case so getting it done before installing things in it.

Snipped the grills off with wire cutters, it's often enough but I got EVGA G2 PSU and needed kind of a bigger hole for the PSU fan on bottom so I cut it out with tin snips.
Then taped and covered the case to not get so much dust in it and used a dremel to cut the rest as you see at the end. Rear 120 mounts that I don't need, the bent tabs that were left on the rear exhaust, some tabs on the bottom to make it more straight and clean.
Filed and painted the cut edge.

Pics in gallery and a few previous posts.

---

DrockinWV: Thanks I will have to look around for options so it's good to hear what others used.
Got me an idea of cutting a piece of a black rubber mat we have in the garage. It should be thick enough and easier to work with than cutting wood and such, hate that, have hard wood here, pain to cut it and work with.
I've looked for sorbo but is crazy expensive and not really needed. Almost anything will do.

I use a board under my computer have not tried replacing the feet though. You might want to look up case feet and see what comes up. The board keeps the computer up off the carpet and the case bottom is not blocked.
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