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Would the Silver Arrow Fit in my Case?

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Hello, I was looking for a high quality cooler to finally do some overclocking on my CPU, but I'm aware of the size of the SA. So I was wondering if my "In Win BUC" case would have enough room for the heatsink. The case is 8.3" wide but also has a cable management compartment so it might still be to narrow for the heatsink.

The memory cards that I am currently using is Patriot G Series Sector 5 Edition. The heatsinks don't look real high in reality but I'm not sure how low the heatsink is. The dimensions of the sticks are 6 x 0.6 x 7.2 inches, I got that from amazon because Newegg didn't show the dimensions.
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Intel Core i7 2600k Intel DP67BG HD Radeon 6790 Patriot G Series "Sector 5"  
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G.Skill Ripjaws X Series  250gb Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate  Samsung SyncMaster P2770HD 
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RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
G.Skill Ripjaws X Series  250gb Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate  Samsung SyncMaster P2770HD 
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750 Watt psu +250 Watt psu=1000 Watt psu In Win BUC 
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I think any case that uses a 120mm rear fan can fit a full tower heatsink like the Silver Arrow.

In fact, TechPowerUp did a review where they put a Megahalems in that case. Since it will fit a Megahalems it will fit a SA.
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Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 840 EVO 500GB Prolimatech Megahalems Rev. C Windows 8.1 Home Premium 64-bit Acer K242HL 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Dell SK-8110 (PS/2) Seasonic X460 Fanless motherboard tray from CM ATCS 840 Logitech MX 1100 
Mouse PadAudio
Dell Creative SoundBlaster X-Fi MB3 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 860 Gigabyte GA P55M UD2 ZOTAC/NVidia GTX 650 Ti 2GB 4x4GB G.Skill Ripjaws DDR3-1333 CAS9 
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Ok thanks, that's good to know
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 2600k Intel DP67BG HD Radeon 6790 Patriot G Series "Sector 5"  
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
G.Skill Ripjaws X Series  250gb Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate  Samsung SyncMaster P2770HD 
PowerCase
750 Watt psu +250 Watt psu=1000 Watt psu In Win BUC 
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i7 2600k Intel DP67BG HD Radeon 6790 Patriot G Series "Sector 5"  
RAMHard DriveOSMonitor
G.Skill Ripjaws X Series  250gb Western Digital Windows 7 Ultimate  Samsung SyncMaster P2770HD 
PowerCase
750 Watt psu +250 Watt psu=1000 Watt psu In Win BUC 
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