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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.

Why not just get some SATA power extensions? That would remove all the torquing.
Edited by zinfinion - 6/28/13 at 10:41am
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post #8182 of 16056
Yeah, that's on my to-do list. More cables to manage though ugh wackosmiley.gif
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post #8183 of 16056
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Yes you do mad.gif

Such a flawed design, especially coming from Fractal. There's always double-sided tape or velcro.

Ill probaly go with rhe velcro. Cheers!
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there is a product made by 3m, they are called picture hanging strips. they are similar to velcro, but rough on both sides, and click together nice and tight. I would imagine them being perfect for mounting an ssd thumb.gif
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post #8185 of 16056
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there is a product made by 3m, they are called picture hanging strips. they are similar to velcro, but rough on both sides, and click together nice and tight. I would imagine them being perfect for mounting an ssd thumb.gif
Dual Lock is also amazing. Sooo much better than velcro. But make sure and get the low profile version...here's an amazon link
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post #8186 of 16056
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Dual Lock is also amazing. Sooo much better than velcro. But make sure and get the low profile version...here's an amazon link

awesome thumb.gif looks like a decent sized roll too
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post #8187 of 16056
Hi guys, new member here. Want to contribute thumb.gif

Just FYI. I was looking into pump controllers for a WC'ing setup i'm building with the R4. I contacted tech support since I couldn't find the max watt rating of the built-in fan controller of the front panel of the R4 (was hoping I could use it to adjust speed of 2 pumps). Here's their reply:

"Thank you for contacting us here at Fractal Design. The fan controller can technically control water cooling pumps, but I would not recommend it. The total wattage for the fan controller cannot exceed 15W. It is not limited by channel."

Hope this is useful. 15W isn't a lot for today's standards. High RPM fans may not be compatible with the built-in fan controller.
post #8188 of 16056
Some pics of the Arc XL went up on Facebook. That is one good looking case! It will be that or the Arc Midi r2 on my next build. thumb.gif

I'd throw a link on if I wasn't at work at the moment! I'll edit it put it up once I get home from work.
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post #8189 of 16056
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Some pics of the Arc XL went up on Facebook. That is one good looking case! It will be that or the Arc Midi r2 on my next build. thumb.gif

I'd throw a link on if I wasn't at work at the moment! I'll edit it put it up once I get home from work.

https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.561681540549538.1073741826.154222594628770&type=1

posted for you.

The Arc XL is awesome. I will seriously consider moving from my Arc Midi R1.0 to the Arc XL. I was actually going to get the Arc Midi R2.0 cause i like the easy removable filters and ssd mounts on the motherboard tray. The XL though will give me even more room for my water cooling setup ) 2 radiators and more 5.25" bays which is just pure awesome because i still have a optical drive and I use it all the time.Would allow me to put the res/pump in the drive bay, and still keep my optical drive AND still have more drive mounting options. ( have 4 hard drives, 2 ssd's and 2 spinners.)

I want the XL so bad, been waiting for it to be released.
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post #8190 of 16056
Beat to it! Hah! Anyone know how much bigger the xl will be than the midi or care to venture a guess?
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