Case mod for clearance Tags: Homebuilt Cases Heat Systems Last response: October 1, 2012 5:12 PM in Systems Share jfeigel September 18, 2012 11:49:44 PM Hello, need some extra side panel clearance for new heat sink...ever seen a window kit that is a "bumpout" resulting in additional side panel clearance...???... More about : case mod clearance Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system September 19, 2012 12:12:45 AM I'm afraid I've never seen anything like that no, you are probably going to have to mod it up :-) Moto velosteraptor September 21, 2012 2:15:04 PM The ultimate case window: No window at all! Related resources RAM clearance and a few other things... - Forum Video Card Cooling Options With No Airlow Clearance - Forum H100 Clearance issues with asus p8z68 - Forum No fan clearance on new build - Forum Case Mod for Internal Radiator - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system September 22, 2012 7:34:11 AM That doesn't help with his clearance issue though Moto jfeigel September 29, 2012 4:06:00 PM Think he might mean NO side panel at all. Go naked! And give the world a complete view. Lol. Looks like a one inch lexan/alum spacer plate or new heat sink. Thanks folks! Motopsychojdn a b B Homebuilt system September 29, 2012 7:43:42 PM Yeah, that doesn't help airflow at all though Glad to help man, Moto velosteraptor October 1, 2012 5:12:43 PM I meant instead of extending the side of the case, cut a hole out of the side panel, so the heatsink sticks out a little. The fan can then pull air in from the outside Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumBest way to mod case to have a top fan? ForumFrom screws to hinges and magnets ( Case mod ) ForumCase " mod " for an older pre-built slimline question ForumCooler Master Elite 120 mitx mod ForumHelp me mod the heck out of a Bitfenix Prodigy? ForumFinding the "Right" part for a Mod ForumAsus 6950 2Gb DCII Mod plan Forumcase mod ForumComputer case with 190mm or more cpu clearance ForumIs this gaming PC okay? ForumPC shuts off when case is up-right ForumNEED to get a case that fit corsair h100... ForumPSU & Case advice ForumReplacement case for HP DC5700s small form factor pc Forum[Solved] Will my Componets fit in my case More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !