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Old 01-05-2008, 02:37 PM   #1
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I'm having some issues with multiple hard drive placement, as certain spots end up covering up connections on the motherboard. Does anyone know where I could purchase something that would allow me to mount a 3.5" Hard drive into a 5.25" slot?

Also, a buddy of mine said something about these tab things that allow you to squeeze and slide the hard drive in and out, then let go and it will hold. I guess more flexibility instead of the screw holes for mounting the drive in one position. Anybody ever come across these?

On a different subject, what's the norm for fans as far as intake and exhaust? I have a 90mm on the back, an 80mm on the side panel, and a 120mm on the front.


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Old 01-05-2008, 02:50 PM   #2
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Default Re: Drive Mounts

Heres the basic version of what you're loking for
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I'll have a quick 'butchers' for the HD tab slot mounts, i have seen them around before, and as far as cooling goes, im not sure if theres a norm, once some other people start checking out this thread they'll probably be better equipped to help. Aslong as everythings cool and it aint too noisy should be fine, Right??

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Old 01-05-2008, 02:52 PM   #3
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I don't know the answer for the 1st question but for the fans, I would use the 120mm for the back as an exaust, the 90mm for the front as intake, and the 80mm on the side for intake.

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