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How did you guys install your D5

post #1 of 11
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I have recieved my D5 pump, but it just comes with some pad thats sticky on 1 side only, that doesnt make much sense, I dont want to use screws or bolts, so was wondering how you guys did it?
post #2 of 11
I'll let you know how I install mine later this week when I get it
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post #3 of 11
I had some extra sticky squares, and I stuck those to the bottom of the pump, then I put the ones that came with the pump and attached those to the bottom of my case. The orthogonal forces of the tubes keep the pump in place.
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post #4 of 11
mine is on the bottom of the case, just used the doublesided tape and it works great.
    
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post #5 of 11
im probally gonna bolt it down... but velcro was gonna be another option for me.. it will hold well and you gan also pick it up for any reason
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post #6 of 11
My system's all external so I bolted it to a ½" plexi shelf. But you could always use 4 of those 1" squares of industrial strength velcro. Those suckers are strong enough to hold a heater core to the top of server case, so they should work fine for the pump.
  
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post #7 of 11
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Thanks for the replies, I knew I forgot something for my computer today when I was out, and it was those double sided foam squares.

But I am gonna try for the velcro as being able to move it around is a bonus.
post #8 of 11
Mine's not really mounted per se, my heatercore and pump sit at the top of my case, and my fans on my case are recessed, so I zip-tied one of the holes in the case to the pump hole, and it works great.
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post #9 of 11
i bolted that baby down



it is sitting on foam as well as being bolted down

infact i just finished my project today and everything is bolted down

my pics are going to be in that sticky about posting pics if i can post them
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post #10 of 11
I actually just have mine sitting on a foam pad in the bottom of my case... I haven't bolted it or anything yet. I think I'm going to go the velcro route
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