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post #81 of 22009
^ looks good. care to share any thoughts about how it went?
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post #82 of 22009
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Originally Posted by johnnyfive622;12983401 
Mine arrived on Friday. Up and running now, but still a work in progress. Please forgive the wire mess. What a wonderful case this was to work with!

Nice!
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Originally Posted by lloyd mcclendon;12990651 
^ looks good. care to share any thoughts about how it went?

Yes, this. I am curious to hear. As my build will fall somewhere in the middle pack of Case Labs builds. I see some that are heavily modded and gussied up and then some that try and use mostly what the case provides with few mods.Your thoughts on the process would help big time!
    
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post #83 of 22009
The case was an absolute joy to work with. I started out with the mobo tray out of the case to install the mobo and any tubing that was between components on the tray. I then mounted the radiators on top of the case. I bought the extended top to cover them. Here I ran into my first problem. The cutouts for the fittings were not wide enough for the xspc rx360 rads I had, so I sadly had to cut on this masterpiece to allow clearance for the fittings. After that things went very smoothly. I hooked up the CPU loop first followed by the gpu loop. I had to spend some time thinking how I wanted to route the tubing to go through to the right rad over the powersupply, since I did not want any exterior tubing. I got it to work fairly easily, and think there are several good ways to do it depending on your setup. The only other issue I ran into was the audio cable for the front panel was not long enough to reach the header on the mobo. Cable management was a breeze with all the cuties and tie downs. All in all imam very happy with how it went. This is only my second case. I moved my system from a haf 932. The only case modding i did was the cuts for the rad fittings. Hope that answered your questions. Please ask more if it didn't.
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post #84 of 22009
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Originally Posted by johnnyfive622;12995130 
The case was an absolute joy to work with. I started out with the mobo tray out of the case to install the mobo and any tubing that was between components on the tray. I then mounted the radiators on top of the case. I bought the extended top to cover them. Here I ran into my first problem. The cutouts for the fittings were not wide enough for the xspc rx360 rads I had, so I sadly had to cut on this masterpiece to allow clearance for the fittings. After that things went very smoothly. I hooked up the CPU loop first followed by the gpu loop. I had to spend some time thinking how I wanted to route the tubing to go through to the right rad over the powersupply, since I did not want any exterior tubing. I got it to work fairly easily, and think there are several good ways to do it depending on your setup. The only other issue I ran into was the audio cable for the front panel was not long enough to reach the header on the mobo. Cable management was a breeze with all the cuties and tie downs. All in all imam very happy with how it went. This is only my second case. I moved my system from a haf 932. The only case modding i did was the cuts for the rad fittings. Hope that answered your questions. Please ask more if it didn't.

Hmmm this seems to be a constant theme with everyone using the extended top - maybe something Jim from Case Labs might be interested in knowing for a possible revision - if there is an easy solution that is!

Thanks for your thoughts!
    
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post #85 of 22009
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Originally Posted by johnnyfive622;12995130 
The cutouts for the fittings were not wide enough for the xspc rx360 rads I had, so I sadly had to cut on this masterpiece to allow clearance for the fittings.

I know how you feel about cutting in to the case. I think I shed a tear as my angle grinder ripped away at my case.biggrin.gif
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Originally Posted by werds;12995818 
Hmmm this seems to be a constant theme with everyone using the extended top - maybe something Jim from Case Labs might be interested in knowing for a possible revision - if there is an easy solution that is!

Thanks for your thoughts!

Jim is aware of the issue's when you top mount the rads using the extended top. My guess is that there will be a revision made to the top rad cut out to solve the issue.
post #86 of 22009
Hey, guy's just thought I'd show everyone my rig/ computer space.
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post #87 of 22009
what is the prices for this case, and were will it be shippede from UK?
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post #88 of 22009
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Originally Posted by werds;12995818 
Hmmm this seems to be a constant theme with everyone using the extended top - maybe something Jim from Case Labs might be interested in knowing for a possible revision - if there is an easy solution that is!

Thanks for your thoughts!

Do be sure to mention it to him, Jim is always seeking more information and feedback about the cases. The more he knows now, the better the Revision 2 runs will be!
 
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post #89 of 22009
I let Jim know about both issues i ran into. Hopefully they will be able to find a solution!
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post #90 of 22009
bump for some bad ass computer cases yessir.gif

still no idea where i'm going to put this TH10.. it's not going to fit anywhere in here... drunken.gif

hmmm
Edited by lloyd mcclendon - 4/6/11 at 8:49pm
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