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Will a HAF X fit my custom water loop?

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#13 ccokeman

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Posted 10 February 2014 - 09:06 PM

I have a HAF_X and to keep from hitting the board I had to mount three fans under the lid. My Rad is only 30-35mm deep though. I have maybe 25mm more space before hitting the boards VRM heatsinks. 


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Posted 11 February 2014 - 09:32 PM

Wouldn't the Asus Sabertooth X79's VRM(MOSFET) be slightly below the radiator in height?Tae a look at this:http://koolance.com/...700.jpg.Here,is a waterblock for the MOSFETs.Would it work with the radiator(enough space)?By the way,I would remove the top 200mm fan anyway.The thing that I want to do is keep the pull fans just below the mesh panel.Then the radiator and after that the push fans.I hope that the radiator is a little higher than the MOSFETs to allow me to use the MOSFET waterblock.So the total space required between the rad and the motherboard is 25+80mm=105mm as the pull fans are above the radiator mounting point plane but below the mesh panel.If this won't work should I get the Corsair 800D or even the 900D or any other case?


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#15 Braegnok

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Posted 11 February 2014 - 10:02 PM

I would look at a CaseLabs MerlinSM8 your 360X80 push/pull may fit in top,.. if not then go with a with a pedestal and put them below chassis.


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Posted 11 February 2014 - 10:13 PM

After seeing the prices on those cases,I got a mild heart atttack.







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