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post #1 of 18
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Hi all,

Look at trying to mount a 9x120mm rad internally, on a case door.

I need to know how much space there is inside. If you could measure from the outer edge of your graphics cards, to the case door, that'd be a great help.

Thanks.
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post #2 of 18
you want to mount the rad on the case door? if so then I don't see that working out very well. You can mount it up top pretty well though. here's a good pict to show you the space up top

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post #3 of 18
A 9x120 is 3 360 rads lined up so it cant it in the top.
Like this.

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post #4 of 18
you would need to swap the windowed side for a solid one but you should be able to fit a rad like that possibly even in push pull between the top of the gpu and the side.

would it not be more sensible to mod the case slightly and get a 3x140mm in the top and a 2x200mm in the bottom think that gives you a greater rad surface area. and im pretty certain it would fit, not tried though im only wcing my cpu so really the 360rad I have is already massive overkill
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post #5 of 18
It would make much more sense to put a 480 up top (mod the top) and another 480 + 240 in the bottom compartment. If you mod the bottom compartment to be similar to that of a TJ07, then you can fit everything no problem.

It is actually not that hard if you have the right tools to mod the bottom in that fashion.
post #6 of 18
I just modded a 240 on the bottom. I would second that 480 and 240 mod. that would give you 6x120 already and you could add another 360 somewhere if you really had too or could mod the back to fit another 240 rad pretty easy too.... then everything would fit well and you could still use a window.

here is my 240 rad cut
http://www.overclock.net/intel-build...l#post13124946
 
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post #7 of 18
why blow the hot air into the case? just mount it externally or go w/ a few of the different approaches mentioned above.

I got two RX480 in my 800D, check my log for the journey my Obsidian had these last few months
post #8 of 18
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Not to be rude, but rather than suggesting what I should do, could one of you 800D owners take the ten seconds and grab a measuring tape, if only to humour me?

Solid vs. windowed panel it a moot point. I'll be getting the 700D. I included the 800 because it has the same dimensions. As for blowing hot air into the case... well with a 9x120 rad, the air isn't going to be that much warmer than ambient, so I don't really care if my northbridge is 3°C warmer.

I know it would make a lot more sense and be much easier to mount a 120/140 triple in the top, but I'm running a 360 at the moment in a different case, and it's not doing nearly as well as I'd like.
Edited by Serephucus - 4/15/11 at 4:17am
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post #9 of 18
Quote:
Originally Posted by Serephucus View Post
Not to be rude, but rather than suggesting what I should do, could one of you 800D owners take the ten seconds and grab a measuring tape, if only to humour me?

Solid vs. windowed panel it a moot point. I'll be getting the 700D. I included the 800 because it has the same dimensions. As for blowing hot air into the case... well with a 9x120 rad, the air isn't going to be that much warmer than ambient, so I don't really care if my northbridge is 3°C warmer.

I know it would make a lot more sense and be much easier to mount a 120/140 triple in the top, but I'm running a 360 at the moment in a different case, and it's not doing nearly as well as I'd like.
LOL, sorry, I have 2.5 inches to my GTX 570s, 2 inches to the power connectors to the cards. Whaterblock fittings makes it only 1.75 inches. Location of the rad on the door will depend on the actual installation.
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post #10 of 18
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1.75 inches... So internal fans and external rad. The ideal situation for me would have been for everything to be internal, but having the rad on the outside was what I'd always pictured, so that works.

The reason I'm thinking on going for a 9x120 versus a 360+240 is that I want VERY slow spinning fans, even passive if I can manage it. A single 360 can cool my two GPUs and CPU, but that's with 1350RPM fans on full blast.

And as is turns out, my ATCS 840 has more room than that. 2.75 inches (approximately) from the block to the door. Guess I'll be saving some money there.
Edited by Serephucus - 4/15/11 at 4:34am
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