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Lian Li Unveils the PC-10N Mid-Tower PC Chassis

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Lian-Li Industrial Co. Ltd, today announces a new brushed aluminum mid tower chassis with side mounted radiator support, PC-10N. Besides allowing for a 240 mm radiator to be placed on a hinged bracket, the PC-10N forgoes the traditional motherboard tray, and instead implements a railing mount design for increased thermal performance and better cable management.

Side Mounted 240 mm Radiator Support
A hinged bracket directly across the CPU allows DIY builders to install a 240 mm radiator in the PC-10N. The bracket secured by thumbscrews can be swung open on its hinge to allow for easy access of the internal components.

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nice idea, but i prefer rad on top or front.
 

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nice idea, but i prefer rad on top or front.
its is a good idea, means the socket and vrms will get airflow from the radiator. Then again some people like to see their mobo setup, as opposed to half a radiator grill...
 

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That rail system is a nice idea, but I prefer a hole for changing CPU coolers without having to take the board out.

Edit, I think you can change the cooler without taking board out :S
 
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This case looks like you could mount a closed loop single fan radiator system outside the case at the rear. All you would have to do is remove the rear fan and fan guard grill because the cut out for the tubing isn't individual holes but rather notches cut out of the fan hole.

Don't ask me why anyone would want to do that but I have always wanted to.
 

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looks cramped. even for a mid tower....
 

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With no motherboard tray, it might be a tad difficult getting the cabling tidy.