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Small mod: Removed HD bay in Fractal R3

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Looks better imo. A bit more clean. All it needs now is two more GT's in front instead of the fans in there right now.

Before: 5456464889_842ec1a5a6_z.jpg

After: 5476816961_9813073c31_z.jpg (Sorry about weird pic)

Added a Scythe Himuro for the hd but not much else...what's the verdict?
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Looks like you opened up a spot for a res. biggrin.gif

But seriously. Looks great!!
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Quote:
Originally Posted by raiderxx;12526332 
Looks like you opened up a spot for a res. biggrin.gif

But seriously. Looks great!!

I'm hoping you meant radiator.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Behemoth777;12526383 
I'm hoping you meant radiator.

I did.... Dunno what I was thinking lol kookoo.gif
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post #5 of 25
whats was involved in taking it out?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by concreat;12529641 
whats was involved in taking it out?

Just drilling out 8 rivets. Getting to the top 4 was pretty hard but otherwise this was a very uncomplicated mod. Thanks for the comments. Maybe I'll get some water cooling at a later time, 2 240 radiators should work well in this case.
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Originally Posted by raiderxx;12526332 
Looks like you opened up a spot for a res. biggrin.gif

But seriously. Looks great!!

Interesting, would a 240 RAD cool my cpu and a single card well enough? If I were to get 2x 240 rads that would cool the CPU and 2 highend cards in sli right?
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post #8 of 25
how did you get those top four rivets? just drill them out on an angle?

just asking cause i want to get this case for my up-incoming build.biggrin.gif
post #9 of 25
That's some nice clean work, +1. May i suggest this?:

coffeecasemod.jpg

Folgers and Folding baby!
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more pictures please
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