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post #7021 of 15204
Hey guys thought some of you here might appreciate my work log
http://www.overclock.net/t/1176883/new-project-phantom-flat-updated-12-10-11
here it is check it all any comments or suggestions are welcome!
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post #7022 of 15204
Ok, I am a complete newb and an owner of a Phantom NZXT. Right now I have a Hyper 212 and it doesnt fit with my 200mm side fan. I am thinking of replacing it with a liquid cooling system. It is my understanding you mount the liquid cooling system at the very top where you can mount the 2 200mm fans, but you can still have the Back fan, the side 200mm side fan, the 2 smaller side fans, and the fan in front? Is this correct and the best way to keep the Phantom cool?
post #7023 of 15204
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Ok, I am a complete newb and an owner of a Phantom NZXT. Right now I have a Hyper 212 and it doesnt fit with my 200mm side fan. I am thinking of replacing it with a liquid cooling system. It is my understanding you mount the liquid cooling system at the very top where you can mount the 2 200mm fans, but you can still have the Back fan, the side 200mm side fan, the 2 smaller side fans, and the fan in front? Is this correct and the best way to keep the Phantom cool?

Check out the first page of this club. There is a guide there that should help you out. It's for installing the xspc kits specifically, but will suit your needs as well.
 
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post #7024 of 15204
I got my LED kit and Windowed panel installed.

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Now I just need my new PSU and Corsair H100 and I am good to go. And yes I have an 8 pin going across my motherboard to my top EATX. I have an 8 pin extension on it's way.
Edited by vagrant - 12/10/11 at 12:45pm
post #7025 of 15204
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I got my LED kit and Windowed panel installed.
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Now I just need my new PSU and Corsair H100 and I am good to go. And yes I have an 8 pin going across my motherboard to my top EATX. I have an 8 pin extension on it's way.

damn that looks sick! is that the NZXT windowed side panel or your own mod?
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post #7026 of 15204
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Awesome looking case you got there! I got the black one. biggrin.gif
I never understood why they didn't make one like the pic you showed except instead of white they make it black. I know they have a red and black one but thats more red with black accents. It's too flashy for me.
I think a black phantom with red accents would be out of this world and would suit my MIVE.

considering the fact that most of the accented parts come off, i would be easy as **** for nzxt to make a black+red case
post #7027 of 15204
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considering the fact that most of the accented parts come off, i would be easy as **** for nzxt to make a black+red case

actually if we get enough people wanting it you could probably request it
post #7028 of 15204
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damn that looks sick! is that the NZXT windowed side panel or your own mod?


It's the one from NZXT. It's like $29 so not bad.
post #7029 of 15204
the sleeved nzxt one is awesome !!!!
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post #7030 of 15204
Hi folks, don't know if this is the right place to post, but I am deciding on getting a phantom. The competition is arc midi and define r3. I need your opinions on the phantom both positives and negatives. Also how loud/good are the pre installed fans. Are all the drive cages removable?
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