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I am just doing the CPU + Northbridge, and plan on getting the RS240 kit from XSPC...where can I mount the rad without having to do any cutting? I do not mind having to drill, but i'd really prefer to un touch it asmuch as possible.

I went through the Antec 300 owners club...but there was just too much!
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I am just doing the CPU + Northbridge, and plan on getting the RS240 kit from XSPC...where can I mount the rad without having to do any cutting? I do not mind having to drill, but i'd really prefer to un touch it asmuch as possible.

I went through the Antec 300 owners club...but there was just too much!
Back of the case.
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post #3 of 28
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That is fine too, but what/how can I mount it? If I put it in the back ... might as well get the 360, right? haha
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Small cases are small. Um you might be able to chop the lower half of the HDD cage, mount it to the back, or mod the top of the case and see if you can slide a slim 240 in the top. Best bet is the HDD cage chop or mount to the back. That is just what I gathered from internet pics.
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I've got 6 drives, HDD cage has to stay, I am curious how to mount it on the rear now. Is there a nice bracket for that?

The PC never moves, it's my media center PC that sits in my basement.
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i mounted mine with a fan. All you do is take the back fan and install it outside instead of inside. Use a shroud and then another fan to the rad so you have 3 fan spacing from the back of the case.
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post #7 of 28
on the top? on the outside and route the tubes inside?
    
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Originally Posted by ZealotKi11er View Post
i mounted mine with a fan. All you do is take the back fan and install it outside instead of inside. Use a shroud and then another fan to the rad so you have 3 fan spacing from the back of the case.
Pictures by chance? So I can see what you're talking about.

I do not want to mount it on the top, no where to really secure it.
post #9 of 28
screw it to the case. between the fans

so itll be

rad
case
fan

or

fan
case
rad
    
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haha, might not be a bad idea then....where would the tubes go through? I do not have a drill.
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