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Ya know, I was just starting to wonder where you've been. No, really, I thought earlier "where the hell has Darlene been?" Glad to see you're still around!

On another note, while some who hate social media won't care, I think it's pretty awesome that today we hit 70,000 Likes on FB. That's pretty huge for a small company like us. So, we're giving away a $250.00 Gift Certificate and a T-Shirt to one lucky winner. Check out our FB page (can't link to it, OCN TOS and stuff).

I think this weekend I'll end up moving a lot of my Project 12 build into my S8 that I have sitting in the closet. Time to start learning some more solidworks and sketchup methinks. I'm awful at 3D software, but at least that means there's room for improvement! lol
Just entered smile.gif When will the winner be announced?
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I think the most common comment about my S8 has been "$500 and it didn't even come assembled?"
 
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I think the most common comment about my S8 has been "$500 and it didn't even come assembled?"

Not like it matters because i assembled dissasembled then reassembled my case no less than 15 times during my build. Prpbably around 20-25 times
post #12634 of 22563
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I think the most common comment about my S8 has been "$500 and it didn't even come assembled?"
I had to put together my S8, it was fun, I was sad when my S3 came pre built and I think the X2M will come together as well
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You need to pull the rads for that loop, and Blitz part 1 them, rinse several times and re-assemble the loop and then Blitz part 2 for a good 12 hours . . . . . Then flush with distilled and add the color of your choice.

Orange or reds turning brown is almost always a pH issue from the soldering flux in the rad(s) reacting.

Get a Blitz Pro kit, and prep the rads properly, then go with white or orange and you should stay color fast.

If you get impatient and try to short-cut proper prep, it'll keep biting your po boy azz.

D.

and @wermad Video after doing distilled for an hour last night. Filled up loop again with distilled. There was a lot of orange in there!

Diva. I am going to have to get some blitz... although taking the rads down sounds like a pain, yet is essential to my survival thumb.gif WIll order some stuff in the next couple days. I need to play Witcher 3, Im starting to get the shakes.....

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I think the most common comment about my S8 has been "$500 and it didn't even come assembled?"

Not like it matters because I assembled disassembled then reassembled my case no less than 15 times during my build. Probably around 20-25 times


I've done the same thing for various reasons. And to have a Standard Orientation to a Reverse Orientation and back...

PLUS, putting it together is part of the fun! It made me appreciate the quality of CaseLabs precision workmanship...

@guitarhero23 I corrected a few misspellings in your post - really! buttkick.gif

Nothing personal, just screwing around thumb.gif
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I've done the same thing for various reasons. And to have a Standard Orientation to a Reverse Orientation and back...

PLUS, putting it together is part of the fun! It made me appreciate the quality of CaseLabs precision workmanship...

@guitarhero23 I corrected a few misspellings in your post - really! buttkick.gif

Nothing personal, just screwing around thumb.gif

Is it something about the forum on mobile? Whenever I type on mobile autocorrect does not function at ALL lol. Other forums it does just fine. I was on the elliptical at the gym while typing on mobile CUT ME SOME SLACK! tongue.giftongue.gif
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Is it something about the forum on mobile? Whenever I type on mobile autocorrect does not function at ALL lol. Other forums it does just fine. I was on the elliptical at the gym while typing on mobile CUT ME SOME SLACK! tongue.giftongue.gif

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Hi,

So I'm rebuilding my SMA8 soon and I'm adding two 480 radiators to my loop which already exists of a 480 and a 560 rad.
There is one 480 in the "roof" and the rest of the radiators is in a separate compartment *duh*.
The plan is that the radiator on the "roof" should have it's fans turned off unless it's needed (i.e high temps), so I wonder if I should have the fans pulling air in to the case, our out of the case. I have 2 120mm fans in the front pulling air in and 1 120mm in the rear pulling air out.

My main concern is that if I let the rad pull air out it will create negative pressure causing dust build-up, but if I have them pull air in they will essentially pull hot air inside the case. (When on the fans will run at 1000rpm).

As it is today I can feel that the air being pulled into the case from the top rad is quite hot.

I could also turn the rear 120 so it pulls air in? and let the 4 fans on the top be the ones I'll always keep on? (going from 500-1500 rpm)

What do you guys think?
Sorry if I confused something with my english
Thanks
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I think the most common comment about my S8 has been "$500 and it didn't even come assembled?"
Such individuals wouldn't have any interest in a good case regardless.
It's ok, they can have their $50, pre-assembled, mass-produced plastic cases.
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