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post #1 of 7
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Almost finished building my ridiculous Lian Li T1 HTPC but I was hoping for some input re the CPU cooler.

Now clearly the case is on display so I guess it's more the look I'm going for, since any old cooler will 'work'. cPU is a 1155 i3 -2100.



All my gear is water-cooled so I'm well behind on the current air cooling hotness and I looking for some ideas that I might miss just looking at a catalog.
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post #2 of 7
You should put a huge cooler on there, would look pretty amazing I think.

Silver Arrow would look hella cool.
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post #3 of 7
I think putting on a massive cooler would make it too asymetrical and I gather that's not the look you are going for. If you find a low profile cooler (maybe with black fins) it would look better
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post #4 of 7
Maybe a Thermalright True Copper or Venemous X Black? EVGA super clock cooler?

Or this if you can find it. Looks really nice, but I don't know the cooling performance.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835101029
Edited by Citra - 6/16/11 at 9:22pm
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post #6 of 7
Get that Spin-Q one from Thermaltake, the red one cuz it would make it look like its a beer can holder XD
    
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post #7 of 7
This fo sho


EDIT:There is another one somewhere in that thread. Or you can go under water, and have a T-Virus reservoir in a horizontal position above it. That would look crazy.
Edited by goodtobeking - 6/16/11 at 4:43pm
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