Best cases for top mounted radiators

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Vodun Valkyrie
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Hi guys, I am new to these forums so take it easy on me :P

Would it be possible for someone here to provide me a list of all Full tower cases that will support the top mounting of a water cooler radiator?

I am looking to get a case that will allow me to install a 360mm Radiator (with fans) to the top of said case. It would also be preferable to have the radiator installed inside the top section, but outside and on top is fine.

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Hmmm. off the top of my head-The new coolermaster HAF X is awesome-you can install the radiator inside the case or out, Antec 1200, ACTS 840, and a lot of the more expensive lian-li cases would do the job.

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the cooler master HAF 922 and 932 will give you double 120mm at the top but antec 1200 and (like undead said) a majority of the lian-li cases will give you room for a triple 120mm.

this guy (subset7) has a very nice mod that most people here know about called project pure and he used a lian-li G70 case which he fitted a triple 120mm radiator into the top.

http://i296.photobucket.com/albums/mm199/subset7/G70/Picture012Medium.jpg

http://www.3dgameman.com/forums//showthread.php?t=57169

Vodun Valkyrie
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Ok, thanks for the tips guys.

 

I watched Rodney's review on the HAF X and it looks freakin awesome!

Undead, you mentioned that the HAF X will allow the raditaor to be installed INSIDE the top of the case, does this include the fans too? Just to be sure, I will be installing a 360mm Rad with 3 fans on it.

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Yea that includes the fans i believe. The silverstone Raven is a good one too.

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Yes the fans can be installed inside the case at the top without any difficulty. Since the Haf X is a full tower case there is abundant room but it might conflict with a very wide cpu cooler but since you are water cooling that should not be an issue.

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Do you always need a full tower to install these modern radiators.

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ChrisCooper wrote:Do you always need a full tower to install these modern radiators.

Yes a do have to have a full tower for 360mm rads, mid towers and ssf cases have space for 240mm rads.

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