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Cooler Master Sileo 500 Mid Tower Case - Accessories and Documentation

Looking for silence? Cooler Master has a solution with the Sileo 500 mid tower chassis that is sure to please.

By: | Mid-Tower Cases in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jul 30, 2009 3:23 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: Cooler Master

Accessories and Documentation


Cooler Master Sileo 500

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Cooler Master includes everything you will need to get the Sileo 500 up and running. At the left is a bag with extra risers, screws, wire management goodies and miscellaneous do dads. Centred is the power supply power cord and the six side mounting hard drive rails that slide into the lowest cage. On the right is two bags; the top one is the risers needed to get underway and the bottom bag includes the motherboard screws and the optical drive screws for the backside of this chassis.


Cooler Master Sileo 500

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I wanted to showcase a couple things I found in the mounting hardware. First are the motherboard risers. The ones positioned north and south are the typical risers found in any chassis build, but the ones running east and west are adapted to hold the motherboard in place on two risers. This allows for easier installation as the holes always stay aligned. If used in opposing corners, these two risers can almost hold the board in place by themselves, not that I am suggesting you should. Then there is the fan mounting mechanisms. These are a two piece system where the outer sleeve is slid through the case and the fan until it protrudes from the other side. Once the sleeve is in position, just slide the pin all the way in and the four tabs then securely, and without vibration, hold the fan in place.


Cooler Master Sileo 500

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Inside of their own separate bags are both the build guide and the warranty and product information for the power supply. The build guide is pretty basic, but it does show what you need to accomplish building the chassis, including a pretty thorough schematic for the wiring.


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