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post #171 of 15204
Duuude! You aint startin a trend here are ye??

I just bought some paint 5 minutes ago to do me some modding, I come in here to see what is up and see you have done some awesome mods yourself! Reps!
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post #172 of 15204
Anyone have phantom with Noctua D14 or SilverArrow?
post #173 of 15204
Zaxbys yes a 240 mm rad can be mounted beneath the 2 x 200 mm exhaust fans but I don´t understand why so many people do it.

The rad just sucks in all the rising heat that is being exhausted by all the components before it can be sucked up by the 200 mm exhaust fans.

That will give you terrible temps.

The only logical thing would be to mount a 120 mm rad at the rear sucking in ambient air from the outside and exhausting right into the 200 mm.

Everything else should be mounted outise as there is no other way for the rad to be mounted correctly and suck in good cool air.

120 mm rad is the only one that makes sense mounted internally everthing else is just unreasonable.
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post #174 of 15204
How about trying to mod the 240 rad down near the two 120 fans in the front near the harddrive bays? You could probably mod it so the smaller bay is hanging where the larger one currently is.
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post #175 of 15204

Some people just love their Phantom cases, haven't seen this yet lol:

 
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post #176 of 15204
Quote:
Originally Posted by dev1ance View Post
Some people just love their Phantom cases, haven't seen this yet lol:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QSYVCLrKdOw
Reminds me of this:
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post #177 of 15204
anyone wanna post a picture of their case with Noctua NH D-14?

i just want to see what it looks like since it's on sale again just the black color @ neweggs.ca
Edited by hellokittyonline2 - 12/13/10 at 3:56pm
post #178 of 15204

there you go he has got it mounted:



But I would not recommend to go with it if you have the phantom.
You will lose the capabillity of mounting the 200 mm side panel fan and cooling won´t actually make much sense as because of the noctuas size it only sucks rising heat from other components and only makes a reasonable sense in a really big tower ^^
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post #179 of 15204
yea i know >< only bad thing about this case, i dont like H50 or H70 i heard leaking issues, and doesn't cool as good as the massive noctua or silver arrow.

Bigger always better right ?
post #180 of 15204
There have been 3 documented cases of an H70 leaking out of what 1000s sold so far?

Mine (with stock fans at 70%) keeps my i7 at 4ghz, prime mid to high 50's celcius.

Not to shabby for a $75 all in a box water cooler.

My only issue with the Phantom is that you can't use certain fan controllers (my Lamptron FC-5 for example) and hope to close the door...
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