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Does anyone else feel the Corsair Obsidian 800D rattles?

post #1 of 20
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Or makes too much noise? Any recommendations to suppress noise (and keep dust out )

I water cool btw, XSPC bay res.
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I have the 700D, must have got the no rattles edition.

idea: You can buy sound deadening mats for the panels

idea: fans mounted on rubber

idea: fan controller and turn down the fans a little if possible

idea: fan air filters for all inlet fans,

I run that same res/pump and I worry sometimes because I cant tell if it turned on or not.
post #3 of 20
I haven't heard any rattling coming from mine.
Is the rattling coming form the case itself or is it the fans that are making the noise?
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i hear a bit of pump noise but i have 2 mcp655's.... its near silent though, dont really hear any type of "rattling" maybe get some rubber mounts
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post #5 of 20
If you can identify which part is rattling I'll gladly send you a replacement part if you PM me.
post #6 of 20
yes. its a pretty cheap quality to be honest.

dont get me wrong, the case is nice, but the plastic and cheap painting / coating technique ruin the case.
post #7 of 20
No rattles here. I'm pretty happy with mine. My Lian Li V2000 Plus II, now that thing rattles like a snake.
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my 800d whines too
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I have noticed a rattle where the H70 mounts on the back of the case and its mounted on rubber. It doesnt do it all the time but every once in a while it will rattle slightly and stop when I touch the back. I made sure all the screws are tight and It hasnt done it for a few days so hopefully its done. Besides that, I love the case.
post #10 of 20
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I need to be more specific:

Occasionally the panels rattle and pressing the panels stops it, however, there seems to be a vibration issue (perhaps by my 355 pump). I am switching to a 655 pump soon and I'll see if this solves the issue.

Also, do the panels seem to bend for anyone else? Especially the back panel due to the wiring in the back.

Edit: Upon just hearing the rattle return, I believe it may be the clear panel
Edited by Z Overlord - 2/8/11 at 3:05pm
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