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Ok, seeing as i took a dremmel to my case and now it looks like something Willy Wonka devised while on an insane acid trip, my Girlfriend kindly offered to buy me a new one...

I was searching for a nice full tower that could fit a Thermaltake Big Water with ease....

I found this




Its GORGEOUS!!!!

It comes with a TTBW and has 3 radiators built into the front of the case with 3 120mm fans cooling

I have read reviews and they are VERY good, but i wanna know if any of you have one and if so, what you think

Thanks

MaK
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Wow! How much does it cost tho?
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I like it but you really should get the A2400 door with 25cm fan to go with it (it will help cool the components that the water isn't)

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post #4 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by MaKaVeLi
Ok, seeing as i took a dremmel to my case and now it looks like something Willy Wonka devised while on an insane acid trip, my Girlfriend kindly offered to buy me a new one...

I was searching for a nice full tower that could fit a Thermaltake Big Water with ease....

I found this




Its GORGEOUS!!!!

It comes with a TTBW and has 3 radiators built into the front of the case with 3 120mm fans cooling

I have read reviews and they are VERY good, but i wanna know if any of you have one and if so, what you think

Thanks

MaK
Oh my........its so purrddy

that > armour
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post #5 of 21
It doesnt actually look like that without all those LED's though

http://newegg.com/

And its quite expensive - $280 from egg
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post #6 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by The_Jester
Oh my........its so purrddy

that > armour
Well there is the Armor LCS which also has a triple RAD.

Save the cash get a regular Kandalf and build a WC system.

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Yeah she's a pricey bit of kit, but it's my anniversary present....

I work as a computer engineer and so see a LOT of computer systems....the reason for saying this is that i have seen a few systems with 250mm case fans and they don't seem to make that much difference. I would prefer to just keep the window and run the TTBW for the CPU, have heatspreaders on my RAM, A TT Tide Water for the VGA and good old simple decent air flow

OMG ITS SEXEH THOUGH

MaK

P.S. Yeah its about £160 in the UK which is roughly 350 of your United States Dollars.....but we always pay more over here

Cheaper then buying an armour and then a TTBW seperate though
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MaKaVeLi
Yeah she's a pricey bit of kit, but it's my anniversary present....

I work as a computer engineer and so see a LOT of computer systems....the reason for saying this is that i have seen a few systems with 250mm case fans and they don't seem to make that much difference. I would prefer to just keep the window and run the TTBW for the CPU, have heatspreaders on my RAM, A TT Tide Water for the VGA and good old simple decent air flow

OMG ITS SEXEH THOUGH

MaK

P.S. Yeah its about £160 in the UK which is roughly 350 of your United States Dollars.....but we always pay more over here

Cheaper then buying an armour and then a TTBW seperate though
Yea tell me about it. UK sucks for buying stuff.
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I am actually looking at a Thermaltake Tai-Chi. Its CPU water cooling is reputed (by reviews I have read) to be better than the TT Big Water. I'd have to paint the Tai-Chi black though, not a fan of its color.
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post #10 of 21
Quote:
Originally Posted by Robilar
I'd have to paint the Tai-Chi black though, not a fan of its color.
Silver?


The Tai-chi is bare aluminum as the entire case is designed to be a heat exchanger...painting it might hamper that exchage.

If you like that case and you like the Big Water, then go for it. Personally, I wouldn't do it
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