Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Fractal Design Case Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[Official] Fractal Design Case Club - Page 756

post #7551 of 15855
Quote:
Originally Posted by bojsha View Post

Quote:
Originally Posted by Captain Lolburger View Post

The rad will physically fit inside the case, but the bigger question is will it fit around the other components in there, most importantly the motherboard and rear fan. Even it if will fit, you will need to drill holes in the top of the case to mount it (under the mesh though, so you won't see it), as the Mini only fits a 240 without modding. The best thing to do would be to make a cardboard or paper mock up of the rad (121mm x 35.5mm x 410mm, according to the website) and test it with other gear installed.

Getting a 360 in my Midi was tricky and it is a tight squeeze. I would be very surprised if one fit in a Mini. Look at my signature photo and see how tight the fit is in my case, which is 30mm longer and 20mm wider than yours. I also couldn't mount it in the middle of the case, it had to be pushed right to the side so that it wouldn't touch the heatsinks along the top of my motherboard.
ok, I will make cardboard mock up of the RAD but from what i can see from your signature photo it is hardly gonna fit in the Mini. btw, setup whould be, Swiftech Apogee Drive II + res + 280 or 360 RAD + GPU WB.

I think you should investigate using a 240 up top and then another 120 in either the front, bottom or rear. Another solution is to compromise water cooling the GPU and just cool the CPU, that way you can get away with just a single 240 rad.
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7552 of 15855
Actually, I did some research myself and saw these two examples. Turns out you can cram a lot in there!


Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7553 of 15855
tnx
it did cross my mind that I can do a 240 + 120 RAD, couse I can't fit the 360 RAD couse of the I/O wireing (bummer) frown.gif if it was not for that I could fit a standard 360 RAD (it's a little shorter then crossflow RAD) in the with no problem. now I can not do a 240 + 240 couse I need HDD for a RAID 1 + SSD. I'll figure some thing out in the end..
post #7554 of 15855
Great News!

Fractal Design opened a spare part center (shop) on their european webside. thumb.gif
I will give it defenetly a try, especially looking at These prices!

http://www.fractal-design-shop.de/

Here are the countrys to which they ship in the Moment:

DARK POWER
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 P5G41T-M LX NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570  Corsair  
RAMCoolingOSMonitor
Corsair  Skythe Mugen 2 Rev.B Black Edition Windows 7 Professional x64 LG W2363D 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
HANS-G Logitech G110 be quiet DARK POWER PRO P9 850W Logitech G9 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
Razer Kabuto Logitech Z-5500 Corsair Vengeance 1500 ASUS XONAR DGX 
  hide details  
Reply
DARK POWER
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 P5G41T-M LX NVIDIA GeForce GTX 570  Corsair  
RAMCoolingOSMonitor
Corsair  Skythe Mugen 2 Rev.B Black Edition Windows 7 Professional x64 LG W2363D 
MonitorKeyboardPowerMouse
HANS-G Logitech G110 be quiet DARK POWER PRO P9 850W Logitech G9 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
Razer Kabuto Logitech Z-5500 Corsair Vengeance 1500 ASUS XONAR DGX 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7555 of 15855
Quote:
Originally Posted by DJKAY View Post

Great News!

Fractal Design opened a spare part center (shop) on their european webside. thumb.gif
I will give it defenetly a try, especially looking at These prices!

http://www.fractal-design-shop.de/

Here are the countrys to which they ship in the Moment:

The one time I want something like this and it's not even available in the US frown.gif
post #7556 of 15855
Quote:
Originally Posted by bojsha View Post

tnx
it did cross my mind that I can do a 240 + 120 RAD, couse I can't fit the 360 RAD couse of the I/O wireing (bummer) frown.gif if it was not for that I could fit a standard 360 RAD (it's a little shorter then crossflow RAD) in the with no problem. now I can not do a 240 + 240 couse I need HDD for a RAID 1 + SSD. I'll figure some thing out in the end..

The rig with the red tubing could be modified to have a 120 rad in the front. You could leave the HDD cage in the bottom for your SSD and HDD and sit a 120 rad and the pump on it, I have taken this approach in my Midi.
Edited by Captain Lolburger - 5/2/13 at 6:04pm
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7557 of 15855
Just received my Arc Midi r2...easily one of the more fun cases I've worked with thumb.gif





sorry for the sub-par pics...only camera I have is also a phone doh.gif
Project:303
(11 items)
 
   
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
XFX RX 480 Black Edition GSkill Trident Z 3200 OCZ Trion, SK Hynix Canvas, HGST UIltrastar Custom Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Benq 1440p Razer Blackwidow Tournament Silverstone Strider S 700w 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
InWin 303 Razer DeathAdder Chroma Razer Firefly 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600k MSI Z170 Gaming Carbon XFX R9 290x gSkill Ripjaw 5 DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Arc 100 Western Digital SanDisk M.2 SSD Western Digital 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Cooling Windows 10 Crossover 1440p IPS Steelseries 6v2 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Strider S 750w Custom Parvum m1.0 Mionix Castor Gloriouspcgaming XXL 
Audio
Mackie CR3 Limited Edition 
  hide details  
Reply
Project:303
(11 items)
 
   
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
XFX RX 480 Black Edition GSkill Trident Z 3200 OCZ Trion, SK Hynix Canvas, HGST UIltrastar Custom Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Benq 1440p Razer Blackwidow Tournament Silverstone Strider S 700w 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
InWin 303 Razer DeathAdder Chroma Razer Firefly 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600k MSI Z170 Gaming Carbon XFX R9 290x gSkill Ripjaw 5 DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Arc 100 Western Digital SanDisk M.2 SSD Western Digital 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Cooling Windows 10 Crossover 1440p IPS Steelseries 6v2 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Strider S 750w Custom Parvum m1.0 Mionix Castor Gloriouspcgaming XXL 
Audio
Mackie CR3 Limited Edition 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7558 of 15855
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sand3853 View Post

Just received my Arc Midi r2...easily one of the more fun cases I've worked with thumb.gif





sorry for the sub-par pics...only camera I have is also a phone doh.gif

Nice tidy build there. The only gripe I have is with the 24-pin motherboard power cable. Is it long enough to route through the same hole that the GPU power cable is coming through? I think that would make it look a lot cleaner.
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
Heavy Water
(17 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 3770K Asus P8Z77-V PREMIUM Asus GTX 690 G.Skill Ripjaws Z 2400MHz 16GB 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Samsung 840 Pro 256GB SSD Western Digital Green 3TB Western Digital Green 3TB Pioneer BDR-207DBK 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Loop Windows 7 Home Premium x64 Dell U2711 Customized Max Keyboard Nighthawk Mechanical 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair AX-1200 Fractal Arc Midi Razer Mamba Steelseries QcK Heavy 
Audio
Logitech X-530 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7559 of 15855
From the looks of it I would assume that was the intended look they were going for.
Andromeda
(19 items)
 
Phoenix Cluster
(25 items)
 
Milky Way
(14 items)
 
  hide details  
Reply
Andromeda
(19 items)
 
Phoenix Cluster
(25 items)
 
Milky Way
(14 items)
 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7560 of 15855
Yeah, The power connector could have gone through a different hole, but I figured that it covered up the sata cables nicely. I may change where the pcie cables go..but that will wait till my second gfx card arrives smile.gif
Project:303
(11 items)
 
   
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
XFX RX 480 Black Edition GSkill Trident Z 3200 OCZ Trion, SK Hynix Canvas, HGST UIltrastar Custom Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Benq 1440p Razer Blackwidow Tournament Silverstone Strider S 700w 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
InWin 303 Razer DeathAdder Chroma Razer Firefly 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600k MSI Z170 Gaming Carbon XFX R9 290x gSkill Ripjaw 5 DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Arc 100 Western Digital SanDisk M.2 SSD Western Digital 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Cooling Windows 10 Crossover 1440p IPS Steelseries 6v2 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Strider S 750w Custom Parvum m1.0 Mionix Castor Gloriouspcgaming XXL 
Audio
Mackie CR3 Limited Edition 
  hide details  
Reply
Project:303
(11 items)
 
   
GraphicsRAMHard DriveCooling
XFX RX 480 Black Edition GSkill Trident Z 3200 OCZ Trion, SK Hynix Canvas, HGST UIltrastar Custom Loop 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 10 Benq 1440p Razer Blackwidow Tournament Silverstone Strider S 700w 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
InWin 303 Razer DeathAdder Chroma Razer Firefly 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 6600k MSI Z170 Gaming Carbon XFX R9 290x gSkill Ripjaw 5 DDR4 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
OCZ Arc 100 Western Digital SanDisk M.2 SSD Western Digital 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Custom Water Cooling Windows 10 Crossover 1440p IPS Steelseries 6v2 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Silverstone Strider S 750w Custom Parvum m1.0 Mionix Castor Gloriouspcgaming XXL 
Audio
Mackie CR3 Limited Edition 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Computer Cases
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Computer Cases › [Official] Fractal Design Case Club