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post #8171 of 16288
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Originally Posted by R0yy View Post

If I want to move my SSD behind the motherboard tray, I probably have to pull my motherboard out of my R4?mad.gif

You don't have to screw it in though.
I just use some decent quality velcro. Works perfectly fine.
post #8172 of 16288
Hi guys, I'm thinking about getting a Define Mini and am trying to choose a CPU heatsink to go with it. Has anyone ITT successfully fitted a Noctua NH-D14 in this case? It seems like it might be a tight fit at 160mm tall.

If not I may end up going for the NH-U12S perhaps, as that is listed as 158mm tall and should fit.

Other high end air coolers like the Phanteks, Silver Arrow, K2 etc will be too tall AFAIK as they are all around the 165mm mark.
post #8173 of 16288
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Originally Posted by OzMan84 View Post

How'd you get the power button out? I can't seem to get it out without the feeling somethings going to snap frown.gif

Removed two screws, which held a tiny piece of plastic in place.
After removing that piece I simply pushed the power button down until it popped out... tongue.gif
post #8174 of 16288
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Originally Posted by foxrocks View Post

Hi guys, I'm thinking about getting a Define Mini and am trying to choose a CPU heatsink to go with it. Has anyone ITT successfully fitted a Noctua NH-D14 in this case? It seems like it might be a tight fit at 160mm tall.

If not I may end up going for the NH-U12S perhaps, as that is listed as 158mm tall and should fit.

Other high end air coolers like the Phanteks, Silver Arrow, K2 etc will be too tall AFAIK as they are all around the 165mm mark.

Yeah the D14 fits in the Define Mini. A few people have posted pictures in this thread. ChesterCat is the one that comes to mind.

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post #8175 of 16288
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Yeah the D14 fits in the Define Mini. A few people have posted pictures in this thread. ChesterCat is the one that comes to mind.

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post #8176 of 16288
Modded Core 3000 USB3.0













What remains to be done:
1. one 120mm for front down;
2. one 140mm for up;
3. - filling the gaps with black silicone between the edges of the front panel and the piece of polysterene i wrapped in black matte foil;
4. - put rubber rings that will be glued (will go to some water piping stuff shop) on the fan cutouts so the circles look even.
5. - close the side fan slot (it makes me mad) with the same black matte foil.
Edited by SclerosiS - 6/28/13 at 8:45am
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5. goes away. Just did it.

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post #8178 of 16288
Got my Arc Midi R2 today.

Looks really nice, me is happy

Hope it can cool my gpus good enough tho

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post #8179 of 16288
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If I want to move my SSD behind the motherboard tray, I probably have to pull my motherboard out of my R4?mad.gif


Yes you do mad.gif

Such a flawed design, especially coming from Fractal. There's always double-sided tape or velcro.
    
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post #8180 of 16288
Yeah, I was just thinking about moving my SSDs to the HDD bays because the SATA power connectors are extremely torqued to get to my SSDs on the back of the mobo tray. I feel like it's probably not very good for the cables, or the drives' power slots. Sucks that I have to remove the motherboard to remove them though....wish I would have thought of velcro beforehand frown.gif
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