Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › New Build with Haf X case - Check Inside!
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

New Build with Haf X case - Check Inside!

post #1 of 8
Thread Starter 

Hey guys I'm new to forums, I joined after looking at the nice H50 mods you guys have and how helpful this forum is! Well that said I would like to show you my AMD build that I finished I took some pictures so you can guys see how the cable management was done and how it all looks. Take a look! Tell me what you guys think and also on ways to improve as to removing red lighting around etc, and also I'm definitely will be doing a custom water cooling setup as soon as I save up the money for it.

Here are two images of the side view of my case tried to make it as neat as possible!



Here is the other side view, but with all the cable management done, It was tough to figure out where I should put what etc. But it turned out alright, what you think?


Also here is a video of all of it done, and also you can check out my other videos in that section and has video of me talking of my gaming set up and what all I have installed!


Edited by 713King - 11/3/10 at 1:14am
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
post #2 of 8
looks good
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 955BE MSI 870-C43 Sapphire 6850 4GB Kingston HyperX DDR3 SDRAM 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Caviar Blue WD5000AAKX Pioneer DVR-219CHV 24X24 Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Samsung Syncmaster P2770 27' + Acer G205H 20' 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
something Coolermaster GX 650w Coolermaster Elite 430 something 
Mouse Pad
something 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
AMD 955BE MSI 870-C43 Sapphire 6850 4GB Kingston HyperX DDR3 SDRAM 1600 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
500GB WD Caviar Blue WD5000AAKX Pioneer DVR-219CHV 24X24 Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit Samsung Syncmaster P2770 27' + Acer G205H 20' 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
something Coolermaster GX 650w Coolermaster Elite 430 something 
Mouse Pad
something 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 8
Thread Starter 
thank you , any comments as a way to improve it? Also on the 24 pin connector would it been better if I would of gotten it in red?
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
post #4 of 8
a can of hq flat black spay paint doesn't cost much...

on my next build all the cables that arent corsair(for obvious reasons) will be getting a coat or two, possibly the frames of fans as well.
AMD FX-8120
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8120 @ 4.2Ghz ASUS Sabertooth 990fx AMD Radeon HD 5670 G-Skill Sniper 1866Mhz 16GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 830 128GB SSD ASUS DVDRW Corsair H100 Push-Pull 3x Cougar HDB 140mm; 2x Cougar HDB 120mm; 2x Fr... 
OSMonitorPowerCase
7 x64 Ultimate ASUS 24"  HEC Zephyr 750w Fractal Design Arc Midi 
  hide details  
Reply
AMD FX-8120
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
FX-8120 @ 4.2Ghz ASUS Sabertooth 990fx AMD Radeon HD 5670 G-Skill Sniper 1866Mhz 16GB 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingCooling
Samsung 830 128GB SSD ASUS DVDRW Corsair H100 Push-Pull 3x Cougar HDB 140mm; 2x Cougar HDB 120mm; 2x Fr... 
OSMonitorPowerCase
7 x64 Ultimate ASUS 24"  HEC Zephyr 750w Fractal Design Arc Midi 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 8
Newbie speaking here but your cable management looks ace. Love the case, how are your temps with a h50/965 be? A quick tip for tidier "hidden" cable management would be to use these... got them from ebay for about £1.50 and stick anywhere you need. Well handy for hanging cables etc...
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1100T  GA-990FX-UD3 MSI 7850 Power Edtion Corsair DDR3 4GB 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
500GB WD Caviar Green 24x Sony XSPC Rasa RS240 Kit Windows 7 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
E2250V LED 22" Microsoft Sidewinder x4 Seasonic 660w X-Series Antec 300 Modded 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
Logitech G400 Roccat Taito 2x Warfedale Diamond II's // Cambridge Audio Am... OCZ Vertex 2E 60GB 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Phenom II X6 1100T  GA-990FX-UD3 MSI 7850 Power Edtion Corsair DDR3 4GB 1600MHz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
500GB WD Caviar Green 24x Sony XSPC Rasa RS240 Kit Windows 7 64bit 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
E2250V LED 22" Microsoft Sidewinder x4 Seasonic 660w X-Series Antec 300 Modded 
MouseMouse PadAudioOther
Logitech G400 Roccat Taito 2x Warfedale Diamond II's // Cambridge Audio Am... OCZ Vertex 2E 60GB 
  hide details  
Reply
post #6 of 8
Looks good man. I love my HAF-X. You will too.
Mugen
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3930K Rampage IV Extreme  Sapphire 6970 Sapphire 6970 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
16GB G-Skill Ripjaw-Z 1866Mhz WD Caviar Black 1TB Crucial M4 LG Super Muti DVD-RW SATA 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
XSPC EX 360 XSPC D5 Bay Pump\Res  XSPC Raystorm Block Windows 7 x64 ultimate 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Acer x203H Dell Ultrasharp U2413 CM Storm Quick Fire Pro (Cherry Browns) Silverstone Strider Gold 1000watt 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
CoolerMaster HAF-X CM sentential advance Razer Vespula 
  hide details  
Reply
Mugen
(19 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel Core i7 3930K Rampage IV Extreme  Sapphire 6970 Sapphire 6970 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
16GB G-Skill Ripjaw-Z 1866Mhz WD Caviar Black 1TB Crucial M4 LG Super Muti DVD-RW SATA 
CoolingCoolingCoolingOS
XSPC EX 360 XSPC D5 Bay Pump\Res  XSPC Raystorm Block Windows 7 x64 ultimate 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Acer x203H Dell Ultrasharp U2413 CM Storm Quick Fire Pro (Cherry Browns) Silverstone Strider Gold 1000watt 
CaseMouseMouse Pad
CoolerMaster HAF-X CM sentential advance Razer Vespula 
  hide details  
Reply
post #7 of 8
Thread Starter 
Hey guys thank you, I am using those with the zip ties they are white and behind the cables, you can see the zip ties are long because my son decided to lose my cutters lol. The temps im currently getting is 35c and im also using MX3 thermal paste. I will be either selling the h50 with both fans so I can be able to buy all my parts for a full water loop. Also might grab a 6870 or 5870 tonight on newegg with the promotion going on. What you guys think? 6series or 5? I will post all my progress as I go along with this beauty.
Edited by 713King - 11/4/10 at 7:28pm
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
post #8 of 8
Thread Starter 
Hello so I am almost done getting my water cooling parts, all I need is reservoir pt nuke and tubing. What I was wondering was what reservoir would be best for me to get; a dul bay reservoir like the xspc that fits 655 pump inside or one of the tube reservoirs? Also what color tubing should I get? Thanks in advanced, I will post pics me working on it and when build is done.
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
R3B0rn
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 2600k ASUS P8Z68-V PRO/GEN3 LGA 1155 GTX 570 8GB G.Skill Sniper 1866mhz 
Hard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOS
HyperX SSD  Samsung DVD Driver Combo Stock (ATM) Windows 7 Ultimate x64 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
LG 23' Logitech G510 Seasonic X750 Gold Corsair 600T White Edition 
MouseMouse Pad
Razer Mamba Steelseries 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Build Logs
Overclock.net › Forums › Case Mods & Cases › Builds & Case Mods › Build Logs › New Build with Haf X case - Check Inside!