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Griezz September 2, 2012 12:44 AM

Noctua NH-14 fit in Bitfenix Outlaw?
 
Any problems putting a Noctua NH-D14 into a Bitfenix Outlaw? As I understand it, the fans don't exactly line up with the rear fan holes. However, my concern was whether there is enough clearance for the NH-D14.

xbournex September 2, 2012 04:01 AM

Hi Griezz,

Maximum height of CPU coolers is 156mm, give or take depending on the motherboard and the stand offs used.
However, here are a few reviews to look at:

BitFenix Outlaw PC Case

This is the Prolimatech Lynx. 159.5mm.

BitFenix Outlaw Mid-Tower ATX Case Review | Futurelooks

FutureLooks actually puts in a D14 into the Outlaw, but with the removal of the 140mm fan in the center. You'd have to use 120.

Looking forward to photos!

Dzzope September 2, 2012 04:40 AM

Yo can position the 140mm fan much lower on the fins than it comes as. I think you can get it nearly level with the top of the fins so that shouldn't be an issue as long as the heatsink fits.

They are bloody enormous though..


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