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post #11 of 35
I have a very similar monitor, E2240V.

Nice build, really good for a first time.
post #12 of 35
How about some more fans? I was able to squeeze 8 of them in my shinobi
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The hyper 212+ does look rather good value for money, ill have a look at one of them. Case fans do sound like a good idea, any recommendations for quiet ones? (In the uk)

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post #14 of 35
That is a nice work for 1st ever build.
I would also recommend Hyper 212+, but if you want best bang for the buck the Scythe Mugen 3 is also a beast. The fan is even quieter than on Hyper and it cools 5-10°C better.
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post #15 of 35
Quiet fans? Looks like you only take 120mms, I would look into Gentle Typhoon AP-15s. Good for cases, heatsinks, and rads.
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Good start, congrats.
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post #17 of 35
Shinobi windowless is my budget case of choice for sure. I love that look. Good build for 1st time.
   
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post #18 of 35
Nice work! Great cable management, too. I try to manage my cables but I suck at it, frankly. So
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post #19 of 35
Nice first build! Once u get into cable sleeving it will look awesome!
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post #20 of 35
I wish I would have read this sooner, I just sold my TT Frio OCK for $60. I bought it and never used it (didn't realize it was a 3-pin connection and my mobo is 4-pin).

Looks like a nice starter rig, but I agree with everyone; definitely need an aftermarket CPU cooler. I do hear good things about the CM Hyper 212 Plus. $27 on eBay, $28.43 on newegg.com, or $29.99 at Micro Center or on tigerdirect.com. The salesman at Micro Center tried to sell me on the 212, but I opted for a slightly more expensive cooler with better CFM.
    
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