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Is there an easy way to mount rad to the top of the case?

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I have a HAF 932 and Black Ice Xtreme 240mm RAD. The fan holes do not go through the rad, and I am doing push pull. I remember when mounting this sucker, it was the most painful process of the water cooling and I was lucky because I had an extra set of hands.... I have to clean my loop soon, and I was wondering if anyone knew any tricks I could use to help mount it easier...

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The best I can tell you is to screw the middle fan in first with all the fans in place.
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uh... I have a 240mm rad, only 2 fans per side! hah.
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Doh! (:

my bad. I feel ya on the rad install being the worst part though! (:
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post #5 of 7
If you don't want to drill holes in the case you could get away with using duct tape? It would probably leave behind some adhesive residue if you decided to remove it though. Radiators, especially slim ones, are really very light even when filled with water and fitted with fans.
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*sigh* the HAF 932 has predrilled holes.
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post #7 of 7
Stick the fans onto the radiator using some mild adhesive like DS tape or hot glue just to keep them where you need them until you get the screws in place.
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