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Hello everyone, I'm new to the forums so i'm sorry if i'm posting this in the wrong place
I have been trying to make a new pc and I was wondering if any of u wouldn't mind recomending me a good air cooling case that fits full lenght video cards np.

Have been thinking in 600t, haf 932, any sugestions?
post #2 of 44
Let me give the first biased post and say the 1200 is great for air flow.
That 932 does have some massive fans, and 3 of them.
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how much do you want to spent?

silverstone raven 2 evolution is too much?
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Originally Posted by jagz View Post
Let me give the first biased post and say the 1200 is great for air flow.
That 932 does have some massive fans, and 3 of them.
+1 on the Antec 1200. You won't find anything that can trump it when it comes to airflow.
Though you could probably get away with the Antec 902, if you wanted something a little smaller.
post #5 of 44
I would go with the 600T because not only it looks much better than the HAF (owned 2 before), but it also has very good air cooling imo. If you got the Special white edition, it comes with 2 side panels and one of them is the mesh one. It has spaces where you could mount 4x 120mm onto it.
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post #6 of 44
HAF series is the absolute BEST for airflow.
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post #7 of 44
Quote:
Originally Posted by Raven Dizzle View Post
HAF series is the absolute BEST for airflow.
So many HAF lovers. But IMO not for a good reason. IDK if they have best airflow, but they definitely do not have the best temps. Dont believe me? Look here.
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+1 on the Antec 1200. You won't find anything that can trump it when it comes to airflow.
Though you could probably get away with the Antec 902, if you wanted something a little smaller.
Again, airflow doesn't necessarily mean low temps. But i would somewhat agree with getting a Antec 1200 because you can find it for cheap, and that would give a a great price/performace ratio. But the DF-85 i saw for $120 on NewEgg a few months ago, and it performs better.

Also take in consideration that everything i just said is with stock fans. So it's out of the box performance.

As for my recommendation, get a RV03(not biased, based on numbers). Your going to have to wait a few weeks to get it cheap though. I got mine from sundial Micro, but with shipping it cost $175. So not best price/performance. When Amazon.com has it in stock it will cost you $143 and free shipping. If your wondering how the RV03 performs, here a comparison to a RV02.

Edited by nawon72 - 5/21/11 at 1:58pm
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If i'm not wrong, the 600t has more space inside then the 1200 to work with and if I added the 4 120 on the side would be great imo.

opinions?

And thanks for the fast replays helps alot
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So many HAF lovers. But IMO not for a good reason.
Not for a good reason? Are you kidding me? Most airflow with least amount of noise. That's not a good reason? I'm not even going to respond further than that, I have a very low tolerance for ignorance and I fear I'll say something the mods won't like.
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post #10 of 44
If Antec cases weren't such a pain in the butt for cable management I'd have nothing negative to say about the Twelve Hundred.... But alas
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