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Does anyone else get a rattling noise when they remove the top HDD cage to get better airflow on the Arc Midi R2 or Define R4? I've been trying to find out where the noise was coming from for the past 2 or 3 months and finally found out what it was today. The rattling was caused by the bottom filter vibrating against the bottom of the case. To fixe this I placed a couple of thin pieces of foam on the frame of the bottom filter... No more rattling! I can't believe it took me this long to fix!!! biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif
    
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How much does the led cost?
You can also get a kit like these:
They are pretty cheap...like $20, and at 5m they are twice the length of the nzxt hue. Here's a link if you are interested. Rgb led kit
I got the link from another member, Buehlar. If you search for him in the vengeance c70 thread, he shows a lot of pics of all the settings/brightness levels.
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Originally Posted by ceaze one View Post

Does anyone else get a rattling noise when they remove the top HDD cage to get better airflow on the Arc Midi R2 or Define R4? I've been trying to find out where the noise was coming from for the past 2 or 3 months and finally found out what it was today. The rattling was caused by the bottom filter vibrating against the bottom of the case. To fixe this I placed a couple of thin pieces of foam on the frame of the bottom filter... No more rattling! I can't believe it took me this long to fix!!! biggrin.gifbiggrin.gif
The fix is for the Arc Midi R2 or for the Define R4? they have different fronts.
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post #9354 of 16062
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The fix is for the Arc Midi R2 or for the Define R4? they have different fronts.


They both have the same internal layout... including the bottom filter, which was the cause of the rattling thumb.gif
    
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Just ordered myself an Arc Midi R2, Looking forward to a black and white theme on my existing gear in a new case from my current Mozart TX thats been stripped to its frame lol.
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Originally Posted by Abula View Post

The fix is for the Arc Midi R2 or for the Define R4? they have different fronts.

he's speaking about bottom filter, for the psu and bottom fan, not bottom part of front filter biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by ceaze one View Post

They both have the same internal layout... including the bottom filter, which was the cause of the rattling thumb.gif

I have no encountered this in my Midi R2 after removing it, actually the filter is really nicely fixed... haven't you bent some of those punchouts for it? It's weird problem, looking at bottom of my case, it's fixed so much that it's almost not possible to rattle....
post #9357 of 16062
Hi,

just bought this case I notice this "problem" when I close it on the side panel

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th_DSCN0602_zps5dec2af7.jpg

is normal?

Ugo
Edited by ugo1 - 9/15/13 at 5:22am
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I would try to help but I can't see a thing in those tiny pictures.

Try posting much bigger ones please smile.gif.
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post #9359 of 16062
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I would try to help but I can't see a thing in those tiny pictures.

Try posting much bigger ones please smile.gif.

ok edit the message now the link will open in the right way
post #9360 of 16062
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Originally Posted by ugo1 View Post

Hi,

just bought this case I notice this "problem" when I close it on the side panel
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th_DSCN0601_zpsf9bbd610.jpg

th_DSCN0602_zps5dec2af7.jpg

is normal?

Ugo

I'm not sure I see it and I looked at the bigger pictures. Are you talking about where the paint has a little chip in it? That can happen just trying to slide the side panel in place if you're not super careful. If it bothers you then you could always touch it up with a little paint.
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