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Getting my radgrill for 2x 120mm for the top rather than my current blowhole. Who would've thought that getting a 121mm hole saw would actually make a hole too big for a normal fan grill. Should look much nicer tomorrow.
The 4 1/2 Hole Saw from Lowe's is what I use.




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Solved my HDD cooling issues by turning the front fan into intake. While it may recirculate air from my PSU, I don't really mind. My HDDs just need airflow.
This is where the top blow hole will come in handy.




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Speaking of the PSU, is there any benefit from cutting a hole under it? And isn't that little peg it sits on necessary?

Thanks. I've learned to love this case a whole lot.
We have Kev_b that has done just that.. It looks good and gives fresh air to the PSU.


Edited by Enigma8750 - 3/6/11 at 5:46pm
    
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post #482 of 3785
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Originally Posted by Jyr View Post
Getting my radgrill for 2x 120mm for the top rather than my current blowhole. Who would've thought that getting a 121mm hole saw would actually make a hole too big for a normal fan grill. Should look much nicer tomorrow.

Solved my HDD cooling issues by turning the front fan into intake. While it may recirculate air from my PSU, I don't really mind. My HDDs just need airflow.


Speaking of the PSU, is there any benefit from cutting a hole under it? And isn't that little peg it sits on necessary?

Thanks. I've learned to love this case a whole lot.
120mm is the size of the whole thing the actual fan is smaller
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post #483 of 3785
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120mm is the size of the whole thing the actual fan is smaller
Does that mean that he has to mount a 140 in his hole..?
    
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Does that mean that he has to mount a 140 in his hole..?
i think im wrong

i thought there was more plastic around the blades


what color are the activity leds for power and hdd? is it blue AND red?
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what color are the activity leds for power and hdd? is it blue AND red?
i believe that they are both blue. I havent had mine in there for a very long time.

What do you think to adding handles to the top of my case? This thing is gonna get heavy w/ 2 rads worth of water, not to mention the waterblocks and hard drives.

Edited by stingerjg - 3/7/11 at 12:33am
    
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Handles are great as long as you got steel support behind the aluminum. I would see if you could get one more on the back to equalize all your weight.
    
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Handles are great as long as you got steel support behind the aluminum. I would see if you could get one more on the back to equalize all your weight.
That was a lot of the reason that I went with the ones I did, it distributed the weight over much of the top panel. I probably didn't have to use steel supports at that point, but I'm fairly certain I still did use a few.
    
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wondered what the difference was from a05f

clearly posted a few pages back after I read through the entire thread ha
Edited by snoogins - 3/8/11 at 2:59am
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