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post #491 of 15204
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You wont be able to fit your NH-D14 with the side fan. I wouldnt worry about it unless after you set everything up you temps are too high. I doubt it will be needed as there is plenty of air flow, expecially if you are only running one graphic card. Any good 140mm will work on the front. Considering that you have fan controllers as a part of the case i would get the fastest/quietest of the bunch and tune it to you liking.
Well I'll be doing SLI, I have a original Gigabyte GTX 470 for now which is the one that runs hot, I have purchased a Zalman Cooler for that and a Gigabyte Super OC which is 20% more efficient in temperatures and 10-14% in performance.

The case as it is really good looking, I got the white even though I was planning Black(no stock) I'm more buying these fans for Cosmetic purposes that provide same performance as the stock ones.

I'll get a 140MM Blue Led and replace the two side 120MM fans with quality and efficient Blue Led fans.

I just don't know which brands are compatible and which is the best bang for buck.

Anyways thank you guys for the help, I'll see what I can get for my budget.
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post #492 of 15204
Is it possible to fit a CM 212+ and the 200m side fan into the phantom?

Cheers.
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post #493 of 15204
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Well I'll be doing SLI, I have a original Gigabyte GTX 470 for now which is the one that runs hot, I have purchased a Zalman Cooler for that and a Gigabyte Super OC which is 20% more efficient in temperatures and 10-14% in performance.

The case as it is really good looking, I got the white even though I was planning Black(no stock) I'm more buying these fans for Cosmetic purposes that provide same performance as the stock ones.

I'll get a 140MM Blue Led and replace the two side 120MM fans with quality and efficient Blue Led fans.

I just don't know which brands are compatible and which is the best bang for buck.

Anyways thank you guys for the help, I'll see what I can get for my budget.
Try check out these 120mm fans. I bought 4 of them with some dust filters.

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@phantomphenom

Thank you man, so pretty much something similar to those fans with dust filters and I'm set?

I'll be getting 1x 140MM for front and is there a need for an extra fan on top?

Thank you guys and have a wonderful day.
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post #495 of 15204
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Is it possible to fit a CM 212+ and the 200m side fan into the phantom?

Cheers.
From one of haxor's posts:
It is measured ~183mm from the motherboard without a side fan installed. It'll be ~153mm with a side fan installed, since it is 30mm in depth.

Looks like if the cooler is less then 150mm you are good.
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post #496 of 15204
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@phantomphenom

Thank you man, so pretty much something similar to those fans with dust filters and I'm set?

I'll be getting 1x 140MM for front and is there a need for an extra fan on top?

Thank you guys and have a wonderful day.
No problem . For my 140 front intake, i'm buying a silverstone air penetrator 140mm. It's quiet and should be strong enough to push good air from the bottom of the case. Ive tested that 140 fan and even though the cfm isnt as strong as other 140 fans, the wind it produces in a small area is ideal for me and pushes more air than most give it credit for. I love them.
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post #497 of 15204
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Originally Posted by Breakbeat View Post
From one of haxor's posts:
It is measured ~183mm from the motherboard without a side fan installed. It'll be ~153mm with a side fan installed, since it is 30mm in depth.

Looks like if the cooler is less then 150mm you are good.
Yeah to be on the safe side, i'd make sure the heat pipes on the heat sink don't go too far up from the cpu.
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post #498 of 15204
i know my massive noctua doesn't fit with side fan sad face x200
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post #499 of 15204
You can gain an extra 10 mm clearance for your cpu heat sink by using a xigmatek slim 200mm side fan. They're only 20 mm wide. Check out Newegg; they have several models. The mounting holes that they come with are not in the correct positions for the Phantom side panel but they also come with holes that are almost, but not quite, drilled all the way through. If you break out a drill and finish the holes, they're in the exact right position for mounting on the Phantom.

Still doesn't fit alongside an H70 though

Edit: I can confirm that on the F2006 the unfinished holes are in the correct positions. Not sure about the other fans but I'd assume the holes are in the same places.
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post #500 of 15204
i have fallen in love with this case i cant eat or sleep cant drive spend most of my days just looking in to space think about the day that i will finally be united with my destiny.lol
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