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post #4921 of 15187
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Originally Posted by faMine;14826671 
has anyone ever tried installing a fan in the bottom of the case where the removable hard drive is? I see there are vents, and it looks as if a fan would fit there without problem, but I have yet to try.

Yep, it works. I have a 120mm fan mounted down there. Two of the four holes even line up with those on the fan. However, you will need to either have a nut handy or have a fan that has screwable holes as the NZXT screws that come with the case screw into the HDD rack, not the case itself (if that makes sense).

I used double sided tape to secure mine in place because im lazy like that.
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post #4922 of 15187
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Originally Posted by faMine;14826671 
has anyone ever tried installing a fan in the bottom of the case where the removable hard drive is? I see there are vents, and it looks as if a fan would fit there without problem, but I have yet to try.

Yep. I've got 2x 120mm fans down there (removed both cages) and I used silicone pins to secure them. In the middle of making a false floor (Perspex with holes cut in it) to hide the wires and make it look a lot cleaner.
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post #4923 of 15187
got a Phantom and MSI p67A-GD65, Kingwin lazer 1000w PSU and i want to know the best way to get more airflow, i cant seem to figure out how to hook up all the current fans to my mobo so i just used the molex :/ any suggestions?
post #4924 of 15187
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Originally Posted by Nike027;14827642 
got a Phantom and MSI p67A-GD65, Kingwin lazer 1000w PSU and i want to know the best way to get more airflow, i cant seem to figure out how to hook up all the current fans to my mobo so i just used the molex :/ any suggestions?
Use the built in fan controller, it has enough ports for all the fans.
Edited by LPRaver89 - 9/5/11 at 11:18am
post #4925 of 15187
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Originally Posted by chinesethunda;14826002 
to those that say its ugly to put the fan on the outside, i say practicality and effectiveness outweighs appearances. i personally thinks it looks better since it can light up

anyways that is good news that nzxt support will ship the splitter

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To each is own of course. Lots of us here are watercooling so air flow is not so much of an issue.

I personally am just not a fan (no pun intended) tongue.gif of things externally mounted on cases. Especially radiators and what not. I will admit your fan does look pretty clean though.
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post #4926 of 15187
I picked up my Phantom about a month ago, upgrading from an Antec 902. Also, I threw in a XSPC Rasa rs240 kit with primoflex red tubing. I also painted it flat black with metallic grey w/ flat clear coat for the grilles.

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Then I got bored today, what with today being a holiday and not having to go to work or school, so I went to Lowes, spent $15 on a piece of duraplex acrylic, a 100 pack of 6-32x3/8 nuts and bolts, and swung into the auto parts store next door for some door edge trim.

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post #4927 of 15187
Looks good no interior shots?
 
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post #4928 of 15187
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Originally Posted by num1son;14832777 
Looks good no interior shots?

Not a whole lot to see there. Mostly just a bunch of harddrives and poorly hidden wires. I need to do some sleeving first.
    
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post #4929 of 15187
Quick question for you Phantom owners. Can you fit an RX240 radiator in the bottom with pull config (removing the HDD cages) and still have enough room to mount the 2 120mm side fans or does it push up against the door? Thanks
post #4930 of 15187
It fits with the side fans. Also check the first page for the link to my Rasa kit guide.
 
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