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alright folks, as i just came to find out the last few days after being busy all the dang time with moving in, i would like to switch my case up for my new rig and ill just make my current one a bit of a htpc kinda

id like it to be able to fit a triple rad inside with 12 fans (6 fans + 6 shrouds) as i will most likely be going the yate loon high speed route like always. a dual rad internally in addition would be a possible future upgrade to add water on the gpu, but as of now just a triple rad with a ton of space around it for fans and shrouds is needed.

this is what my current rig looks like (old pics as the hardware was sold and i kept the case)



help is much appreciated.

i was thinking about a corsair 800d but i think there should be some alternatives as i dont make use of any features but size in the case mostly.
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alright folks, as i just came to find out the last few days after being busy all the dang time with moving in, i would like to switch my case up for my new rig and ill just make my current one a bit of a htpc kinda

id like it to be able to fit a triple rad inside with 12 fans (6 fans + 6 shrouds) as i will most likely be going the yate loon high speed route like always. a dual rad internally in addition would be a possible future upgrade to add water on the gpu, but as of now just a triple rad with a ton of space around it for fans and shrouds is needed.

this is what my current rig looks like (old pics as the hardware was sold and i kept the case)



help is much appreciated.

i was thinking about a corsair 800d but i think there should be some alternatives as i dont make use of any features but size in the case mostly.
here is few ideas for you;


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i think im kinda set on the 800d to be honest, the case is a decent price performance mix, and i went today to see it at my friends house. im pretty sure i can fit a triple rad on top with all the fans im planning so i guess ima pick one up on sunday
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mountain mods pinnacle is the way to go.
 
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i'm not sure if you can fit fans and shrounds in the 800d at least not internally.

man thouse M.M cases are sexy i was going to snag one then decided to grab the 800d
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i'm not sure if you can fit fans and shrounds in the 800d at least not internally.

man thouse M.M cases are sexy i was going to snag one then decided to grab the 800d
look at the price of them, they are without shipping costs, for me its easier right now to run down to FL on sunday pick up a 800D and start building the rig up till tuesday my board arrives
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The 800D can fit a 480 up top if you do some cutting, it can also fit a 240 rad underneath near the PSU if you take out the HDD cage down there.
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look at the price of them, they are without shipping costs, for me its easier right now to run down to FL on sunday pick up a 800D and start building the rig up till tuesday my board arrives
always true to have the machine half built already.

if i hadnt found the 800d on sale with bing cash back and free shipping i prob would just have waited a month and grab the M.M. but i cant complain for the 210 i spent
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