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post #13811 of 13816 (permalink) Old 07-15-2017, 04:20 PM
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Well I decided to rebuild my 810. Its a 6700k build with massive storage. I caught a sale on new egg and bought 3 WD Black HDD's for $32 each. I custom built 95% of the cables for it and I sleeved the other 5% as best as I could. This took probably 100 hours - no lie! Cable management was tough and im not to excited about the results but ive seen worse. I'm using 11 fans (Vardar F1-140 x 6, GentleTyphoon 120mm AP-15 x 4, and one 120mmx15mm Scythe SY1212SL12L to cool the back side of the cpu - this required a case mod). This is system is near silent with all fans turned down and still not too loud at max. Im using a NZXT fan controller for 10 of the 11 fans.I reused all my water cooling gear except for the new 1080TI (actually its a Titan) water block with back plate (for 1080Ti not Titan). I relocated my reservoir closer to the front of the case and turned it 90 degrees so the in/outputs are on the side and you can actually see the fancy EK logo! I swapped out my EK cpu block with crop circles to a slick one (thank you EK for selling this part directly to me!). I also redid all the hard tubing with PETG (it is so easy to work with! - 1 hour to tube this beast). For lights I went with 3mm led's in each water block and a $10 six foot RGB led strip and stuck it around the inside front perimeter. I am very pleased with the results thumb.gif

I still want to do a full window side panel (plexi or glass?). I could use help locating this if anyone knows?

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Back when I has my 810, I did matching custom windows on both sides, . . clear glass on the left and red plexi on the right to hide the cable area.

The nice thing about the 810, is that the side panels are like the Phantom's, that is, with a lip at the bottom and top that folds inward.

The easiest window mod is to cut your glass or acrylic so that with one edge slid into one lip, it just pressed down to clear the other, . .

Then slide a thin, 1/8" dowel to keep the window 1/8" up off the bottom of the lower track, which keeps it locked in place by the top lip.

1/4" thick glass works perfectly, and with just a slight squeeze on the track, you can keep the play to zero and it won't rattle at all.


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post #13812 of 13816 (permalink) Old 07-15-2017, 04:36 PM
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Thanks for the tips. I had a facebook poster point me to earlier posts in this thread. IDK why I didnt look here first. lol

Ill do this soon.

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Hey the built in sd card reader on my switch 810 isn't working. Windows gives me a "device descriptor request failed" warning when i try to use it. Any tips? Thanks

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post #13814 of 13816 (permalink) Old 04-26-2018, 06:53 AM
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Can anyone share to me the updated Switch 810 top plate that had 20mm and 15mm spacing for 140mm fans?

EDIT: I can't find anywhere that sells the updated plate and NZXT is unwilling to cooperate to check and send me one if they have any more in stock.


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hi guys just did a new build in my 810 using a ryzen 5 2600 will post pictures as soon as i can

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Can anyone tell Me what size machine screws are used in the front of the 810, these are to mount the 120mm or 140mm fans, I gather they are about 25mm/1" long, but what type are they, M4, M3, or 6-32?
Yes I'm slowly building 2 installs. The 360x60mm Radiator in the 2nd pic is being uninstalled asap. Both PCs use Xeon E5-1650 v2 Hex core cpus.
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