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I'm looking for a case that has good air cooling capabilities, but (with or without a little modding) also has good w/c capabilities. I have the corsair a70 CPU cooler and the reason I need a new case is that the side panel wont fit while its installed. i looked at the silverston tj08-e, but with an amd rig, the cooler is faced down, blocking natural airflow through the case. anybody know something good, please let me know

edit: must be under 150 pounds
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There are cases that way more than 150 pounds??
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Well, the if you don't mind the looks of the HAF series, then go for a HAF 932 or HAF 922.
Great airflow and has WC options as it comes.
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no, as in the money, i meant English sterling, my key that displays the sign is broke
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post #5 of 21
he means £150, $250.
    
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post #6 of 21
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Originally Posted by ApollyonXD View Post
Well, the if you don't mind the looks of the HAF series, then go for a HAF 932 or HAF 922.
Great airflow and has WC options as it comes.
yeah, i say those. the looks, dont matter itl be on the floor anyways!
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hahahahaha, oh man. How about a nice HAF like already suggested or if you dont like the mesh look like me , go with a Corsair 800D? should max out your budget but it has ample ample amounts of room for anything to do with W/C. But it's not the best aircooler. Are you going water right away?
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post #8 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by TNTGODZZ View Post
no, as in the money, i meant English sterling, my key that displays the sign is broke
LOL. I thought you were joking about the weight of huge cases

Edit : the ASCII number for £ is 156
post #9 of 21
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Originally Posted by Nickw View Post
hahahahaha, oh man. How about a nice HAF like already suggested or if you dont like the mesh look like me , go with a Corsair 800D? should max out your budget but it has ample ample amounts of room for anything to do with W/C. But it's not the best aircooler. Are you going water right away?
no, my birthdays in January, (when im actually going to buy the case) and i im going to get (just an estimate) 400 pounds. ill split it like this:
150 pound case
150 pound GPU
50-60 pound RAM
rest of money: accessories such as lights and fans.

Edit: i probably wont get the money to w/c untill my birthday after that, as my parents are super tight with money.
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post #10 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nickw View Post
There are cases that way more than 150 pounds??
I've worked with servers that come close to that weight tho the closest consumer computer that would even come close to that would be a TNN500AF you might be able to push it to about 100 pounds fully loaded
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