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post #7521 of 16135
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Originally Posted by JoshHunter View Post

Do you realise your PSU is sucking up all the super hot exhaust air from your rads? Or are the fans on your rads in a pull config?

are you talking about my build? Not sure since you didn't quote anyone?

If you are, top rad is pull front rad is push. And super hot?! Not exactly

Is it acting as a exhaust fan? yes. It also looks cleaner as well.
Edited by Hogwasher - 5/1/13 at 2:23am
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post #7522 of 16135
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Originally Posted by ivoryg37 View Post

I have the V2 which allows you to mount it with your fans. You do have to buy longer screws though. The stock screws that came with my XSPC EX280 was too short. I had to get some screws about a quarter of an inch longer to make it work. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
For the V1 the best way to mount a radiator in the front is with a radiator stand screwed to the bottom of the case sorta like this.


If not you could drill holes in the front for your radiator.
Thanks for the tips, but I don't want to drill more holes in the case. I'm thinking of doing a double 280 setup in top and bottom presuming that the bottom one will fit in the 140mm fan holes without hitting the drive cage.
post #7523 of 16135
Hey Fractal Guys out there,

i have 2 questions about the Arc Mini. I want to put a Black Ice SR1 240mm in the front of the case. But there are 2 HDD-Cages.
I know, that you can remove the upper one. But what's about the lower one? Can you remove this cage?

One more question, will there be also a window kit for the Arc mini?

Thanks

~DocWaikiki ( sorry for my bad english frown.gif)
post #7524 of 16135
Just a heads up that Newegg is going to have the arc MIDI r2 for $69.99 at 10 o'clock Pacific time for the daily deal to anyone who wants a good case for cheap!
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post #7525 of 16135
Here is what I have so far... I think I'm going to cover the PSU with some sort of wrap and get two more blue vortex fans for the front so they all match. Any other suggestions? I came from a prodigy to this so I'm still not used to having a mid tower aha.

 
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Just a heads up that Newegg is going to have the arc MIDI r2 for $69.99 at 10 o'clock Pacific time for the daily deal to anyone who wants a good case for cheap!

PM tonight or AM tomorrow?
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post #7528 of 16135
Does anyone have experience installing Corsair AF140 fans to front of Arc Midi V1? AF140 is different looking than normal fans so I'd like to know if it fits in the fan clips without problems. I'm planning to replace all Fractal fans.
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post #7529 of 16135
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Does anyone have experience installing Corsair AF140 fans to front of Arc Midi V1? AF140 is different looking than normal fans so I'd like to know if it fits in the fan clips without problems. I'm planning to replace all Fractal fans.

Yeah they fit fine. Had them in my Arc Midi before I swapped over to the R4.

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PM tonight or AM tomorrow?

it was 10 a.m. this morning.
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