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Yeah should be secure enough
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post #12 of 35
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If I found a steel sheet, like 0.8mm thick, and I make a frame, it will hold without any issue?
Absolutely.
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I will check to see what kind to steel plate i can find. I don't really know if I have it at home

Will see

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post #14 of 35
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I will check to see what kind to steel plate i can find. I don't really know if I have it at home

Will see

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Window-mod your case and use the piece you cut out of the door...
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To be honest, if you plan on water cooling, just get a different case. I had a k62 and while it was a good case, it has bad support for water cooling. Since all fan holes use a rubber mounting system, it is impossible to mount a rad anywhere in/on the case without modding it somehow.

My suggestion, is to do what I did any get yourself a cooler master 690 II. This case is hands down the best mid tower case for water cooling. It can fit 2 x 240mm rads internally, with room on the back to install another rad. Not to mention the case is so sleek and sexy, definitely one you need to see in person to appreciate.
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To be honest, if you plan on water cooling, just get a different case. I had a k62 and while it was a good case, it has bad support for water cooling. Since all fan holes use a rubber mounting system, it is impossible to mount a rad anywhere in/on the case without modding it somehow.

My suggestion, is to do what I did any get yourself a cooler master 690 II. This case is hands down the best mid tower case for water cooling. It can fit 2 x 240mm rads internally, with room on the back to install another rad. Not to mention the case is so sleek and sexy, definitely one you need to see in person to appreciate.
I also had 240 + 120 in my old 900, so that's an option too... (insert subject praise here. )
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post #17 of 35
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Too late, I have order it but I will mod it and I will have fun to do it!

I have my plan in my head... it not seem to be that hard to put a 240 on the top. Only need few hole and a plate

I have think to cut 2 hole in the side window, take the 140mm fan of the of and put it in but I will keep it on the top and maybe put my 2 120mm... will see. I don't what to broke my window
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post #18 of 35
That .8mm steel plate you mentioned would work well so long as you can cut it readily.

Do you have access to a similar aluminium panel?

An aluminium panel would be lighter and easier to cut.

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I ask to my father and he have a ~12"x12" 1/8 aluminium panel, is it good? We will just have to find it XD and cute it

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That .8mm steel plate you mentioned would work well so long as you can cut it readily.

Do you have access to a similar aluminium panel?

An aluminium panel would be lighter and easier to cut.

Yup, An aluminium panel is great.
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