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    Corsair H50...

    So, my case only has 80mm fan exhausts, i was thinking of getting a 80>120mm converter so i can use the Corsair H50, its jsut most of the converters seem to be made from plastic so im a bit skeptical whther they'd be able to hodl the weight of a fan & radiator. Any thoughts on how good this would be as a method? Ive also looked at fan converter for the front disc drive (5.25") bays but they all seem to be for specific brands like Akasa case's only etc.
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    Re: Corsair H50...

    The H50 is more expensive than a cheap but ok case like a Cooler Master Elite 330 or Antec 300... But then I checked what you had, and you probably won't want to dump a Lian-Li!

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    Re: Corsair H50...

    Which Lian-Li have you got? normally if a case only have an 80mm rear fan then it's narrow so a 120mm adaptor will not fit

    you could try this
    http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Shark...-or-120mm-fan)
    Should fit in any case

    but a better bet (and better looking) would be a SCYTHE "KAMA BAY"

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    Re: Corsair H50...

    I was looking at that Sharkoon adaptor you've posted, albeit the one that only takes up 3 drive bays but still fits a 120mm fan. After looking at the pic on sharkoons website looks like it will fit perfectly. I'll bear the Sycthe product in mind but splashing out £20+ in addition to £60 for the H50 is starting to get a bit OTT Also, looking at the Sychte how would i attach the radiator, without the supplied Corsair fan presumebly ?
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
    CAT-THE-FIFTH: "The Antec 300 is a case which has an understated and clean appearance which many people like. Not everyone is into e-peen looking computers which look like a cross between the imagination of a hyperactive 10 year old and a Frog."
    TKPeters: "Off to AVForum better Deal - £20+Vat for Free Shipping @ Scan"
    for all intents it seems to be the same card minus some gays name on it and a shielded cover ? with OEM added to it - GoNz0.

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    Re: Corsair H50...

    Ether fan with the rad behind it, or you could always go push / pull and use both fans
    But for £20 it's a bit much ontop of the £60

    Here's an idea if it would fit
    http://www.lian-li.com/v2/en/product...s_index=83&g=f
    although probably not, a single 120mm fan version of this might work
    http://www.lian-li.com/v2/en/product...s_index=83&g=f

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    Re: Corsair H50...

    And screw the radiator onto one of them ?
    Kalniel: "Nice review Tarinder - would it be possible to get a picture of the case when the components are installed (with the side off obviously)?"
    CAT-THE-FIFTH: "The Antec 300 is a case which has an understated and clean appearance which many people like. Not everyone is into e-peen looking computers which look like a cross between the imagination of a hyperactive 10 year old and a Frog."
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    Re: Corsair H50...

    Yes somehow not sure as to how exactly.

    Other option is mod the case or get something made up, you could try contecting http://www.chilledpc.co.uk/shop/ or http://mnpctech.com/ and see what they can do and how much it would cost.
    However the cheapest option would be that sharkoon front fan mount.

    Or of course get a new case

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