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What kind of RAM? Low profile RAM -> Silver Arrow

Other RAM -> D14

 

SA beats the D14 by less than a degree, and it is quieter. The Phaneks cools better than a SA, but is pretty noisy, according to review.

 

SA is least expensive, and you get two of the TY-140 fans, the best 140mm fans out there.

 

I bought a D14 before the SA was available. As much as I love my D14, I'd recommend a Silver Arrow.

 

BTW -- I also have a Mugen 2. It's not in the same league. And it's very difficult to mount.

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Low profile RAM all the way biggrin.gif

@Ehume / PProph , I think I'll just flip a coin smile.gif

@Schmuckley, What's that? O.o
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I'd recommend the Silver Arrow or the Archon. The Archon is like a single tower Silver Arrow. It only comes with one TY-140, though. You will have to buy another one. Those are great fans.

http://www.xbitlabs.com/articles/coolers/display/thermalright-archon_5.html

http://www.hardocp.com/article/2010/12/08/thermalright_archon_cpu_air_cooler_review/3
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