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Thanks

Isn't the link you sent me for the performer though, not the pro? Looks like the pro is still like $30 more expensive than the Antec 620!
You are correct. My bad. I bought the Pro for $50 a couple weeks back with a $30 rebate. That said, the 620 has been out of stock for at least 6 weeks via newegg. Their price of $57 can't be beat but they don't have them, so I bought mine from bestbuy for $70. So if you go with the Performer it will be cheaper than a 620 and identical. So to choose between the Pro and 920 is the decision to make.
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Zalman's line seems to be the way to go these days. Quietest pumps and lowest temperatures, even when compared 240mm radiators.
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easy on the haf xb or the mod i m going right now. but i don't see any temp difference between h110 with stock fan and antec 920 with non pwn noctua rad fans. even after a few try.

okay but on a super overclocked 3960x u will tongue.gif
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Here's my modded GTX 680 @ 1.47V. It maxes out @ 58C in Valley Extreme HD.

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Now you guys might understand why i dont suggest a specific kit.. I think they all serve a purpose..
depending on use i have seen either perform better.. so go figure.
i simply get the best i can for the price at the time. the longer i take to think about it the more the prices change. :>

i picked up one of those pros when it was on sale thats the cheapest i have ever seen them.
some of the zalmans look pretty slick


btw i finally ordered some brackets from dwood. got a few cus im always modding.
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If I wanted to put some of those anti-kink coils on an Antec 620 would I have to somehow deassemble it first (is that an easy/recommended thing to do even since it's a CLC?) or are there some that I could kind of just coil on?

For example, from this post earlier in the thread:

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Secondary rig, now with the mod smile.gif thx dwood, Antec 620 bracket with 92mm fan.



Will most likely never bother to fix the fan cables... thumb.gif
post #3658 of 8596
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If I wanted to put some of those anti-kink coils on an Antec 620 would I have to somehow deassemble it first (is that an easy/recommended thing to do even since it's a CLC?) or are there some that I could kind of just coil on?

For example, from this post earlier in the thread:

You can likely start one end over the tube and twist it on. I don't think you'd have to undo the hoses and I don't know if I'd want to do it but several have done it. I saw a couple with reservoirs added.
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You can likely start one end over the tube and twist it on. I don't think you'd have to undo the hoses and I don't know if I'd want to do it but several have done it. I saw a couple with reservoirs added.

Thanks again for your help!

I took the plunge, ordered 2 x Antec 620 Kuhler's (got a good deal on them), have 2 eVGA 580 backplates coming in, and 2 brackets from dwood!

Does anyone have suggestions on how easy it is to cut the GPU shroud/cover, if I wanted to leave it on like some posters have? Can I just use some sort of blade?

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Thanks again for your help!

I took the plunge, ordered 2 x Antec 620 Kuhler's (got a good deal on them), have 2 eVGA 580 backplates coming in, and 2 brackets from dwood!

Does anyone have suggestions on how easy it is to cut the GPU shroud/cover, if I wanted to leave it on like some posters have? Can I just use some sort of blade?

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