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Since this case is so light on bays (but part the reason I love it), I was wondering about using this item from Coolerguys to control the fans on the top. What do you all think?
http://www.coolerguys.com/840556086611.html
Yea.. that would be great. There is room for both more fans and the hidden controller.. Even with a window.
    
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Since this case is so light on bays (but part the reason I love it), I was wondering about using this item from Coolerguys to control the fans on the top. What do you all think?
http://www.coolerguys.com/840556086611.html
That would work fine but I don't think its necessary. My two top fans are connected straight to the motherboard and I control the fan profiles through the bios.

They run at 40% speed (700rpm) under light load but ramp up to 1100rpm under heavy load (gaming, benching etc). They can go higher (1700rpm) but at that speed they are audible and honestly I don't need that much exhaust.
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Thanks for the pics. That gives me some ideas. Was the single 120mm on the top enough to keep things cool?
yes.. better than most boxes since the heat goes up and the cpu is getting frosty by the back fan and the GPU is putting out most of the heat and it is escaping up the blow hole and creating a vacuum inside the case. and the aluminum is a heat sink as well.. YES.
    
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has anyone ever contacted lian li oem?

i wanted a top roof panel that has no ugly i/o so it looks flush, but i dont know if lian li ever answers emails since their rma email is always full for my other case
Yes. There was a 6 hour time lag for me but the sales guy in taiwan was really nice and cordial and did what he said he would do. They speak excellent English.

HINT. With Taiwanese people, be gentle and courteous and you will go far with them. Be an Ass and they will not put up with that and your shoulder will get so cold that you will have to soak it in the tub for an hour.
    
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Yes. There was a 6 hour time lag for me but the sales guy in taiwan was really nice and cordial and did what he said he would do. They speak excellent English.

HINT. With Taiwanese people, be gentle and courteous and you will go far with them. Be an Ass and they will not put up with that and your shoulder will get so cold that you will have to soak it in the tub for an hour.
I had a really awesome email contact at Lian Li. Awesome guy and would reply within a few hours to any request I made. I was able to get screws, a replacement fan and other stuff from him for free no questions asked. These weren't expensive things but the fact he was so awesome about it made me love Lian Li all the more.

I emailed him recently and it was bounced back saying the email address no longer exists

I miss you George!
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well the person on the site says to email some baron person? but when you click the link it doesn't work, so I copied and pasted it into my email and the email sent, now I just don't know if its an actual email or person or something
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Oh Man. This is Beautiful. I love the handles from MNPCTEK.com. Those make the case look wicked Nice.. Rep 1 for the pictures man. I love them.
Protip: Buy the handles from an instrument store locally and save a lot of coin.

Sorry Bill.
    
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Protip: Buy the handles from an instrument store locally and save a lot of coin.

Sorry Bill.
LOL... We will ask Mr. Owen to forgive us all.
    
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well the person on the site says to email some baron person? but when you click the link it doesn't work, so I copied and pasted it into my email and the email sent, now I just don't know if its an actual email or person or something
They used to get back to me at 6:00 AM CST. That was their end of the day things to do.
    
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That would work fine but I don't think its necessary. My two top fans are connected straight to the motherboard and I control the fan profiles through the bios.

They run at 40% speed (700rpm) under light load but ramp up to 1100rpm under heavy load (gaming, benching etc). They can go higher (1700rpm) but at that speed they are audible and honestly I don't need that much exhaust.
yea... SB.. I fly that way too.
    
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