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I wanted to either cut a square in the side plexiglass window or cut a square in the front where the extra drive bays are to put a 120mm fan. Any ideas?





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post #2 of 13
Front.
post #3 of 13
no need to cut just remove the 3 bendy covers in the drive bays.
post #4 of 13
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Eagle1337 View Post
no need to cut just remove the 3 bendy covers in the drive bays.
That makes the fan have no place to bolt/pin to though.

edit; nm that's a better idea. I just removed them. Now to find a way to make the fan stick.
Edited by Acitone - 2/10/11 at 12:12pm
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post #5 of 13
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That makes the fan have no place to bolt/pin to though.
zip ties or twist ties.
post #6 of 13
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Cool, I can stick the fan to the last one like in pic or just remove that and do it like ya said

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post #7 of 13
i'd remove the bottom one so the fan can suck more air in.
post #8 of 13
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i'd remove the bottom one so the fan can suck more air in.
Good idea. I think it'll work better like that too.
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Use the Corsair Case as a Theme.
    
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post #10 of 13
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Alright, I managed to make it out like this

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