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Picked up a NZXT Kraken x60 to replace my H100, I got it for a great price from someone local who does reviews. Dropped my temps 3c and that's with the fans @ 1000RPM, can barely hear them. 5 months of ownership and still loving the C70. thumb.gif


Edited by Gahstly - 12/29/12 at 11:48pm
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Thank you. (: I just asked because I wanted to put in a Maximus v Formula but, as you guys know, it doesn't support E-ATX, and im going with the ROG theme but of course the GENE is going to look so out of place in that huge C70.
Actually you can fitted E-ATX board in C70 casing.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1270969/official-corsair-vengeance-c70-gaming-case-owner-club/180#post_17919688
http://www.overclock.net/t/1270969/official-corsair-vengeance-c70-gaming-case-owner-club/190#post_17919701

For other example, just google "corsair vengeance c70 e-atx".
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Almost finished...


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looks like i've got some shopping to do to decide on my fans.. mostly where i'll order them from, i suppose.

AND, i'll have a second system to build within the next few weeks. my friend e-mails me asking for help with a gaming computer for her husband's birthday in december.. hahaha he's getting the gunmetal black c70 biggrin.gif

i'll post some photos and stuff later once i get my parts sometime this afternoon smile.gif
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I am actually having the corsair logo etched into my glass as we speak. I am also getting a couple of white LEDS's for the inside just to light things up and see how it will look with the etching. This is before and i will send after as soon as I get it back from the artist.


Here is the etching.
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Here is the etching.

it looks really great. don't stare at it too much, or any ounce of unhappiness with it will eat away at you. wink.gif
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Originally Posted by Gahstly View Post

Picked up a NZXT Kraken x60 to replace my H100, I got it for a great price from someone local who does reviews. Dropped my temps 3c and that's with the fans @ 1000RPM, can barely hear them. 5 months of ownership and still loving the C70. thumb.gif

Glad to see these are seeing the light of day, or at least the blue glow of night. 280mm cooler must have been made for this amazing case, you're a lucky guy.
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http://hexus.net/tech/reviews/cooling/42109-corsair-air-series-fans/
I found this article really interesting. They use a C70 and replace the stock fans with SP120 and AF120 and compare results stock vs quiet vs performance. I've two SP120 performance fans for the front and two AF140 quiet fans for the top along with a rehosmart6 on my amazon.com wish list to control fans and a roll of white LED ribbon.

thanks for this! along with their review of the h100i, i've got a pretty good idea of what i'm looking for when i get some money again.. this build + christmas kinda killed my wallet lol
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If you don't want to go air or go custom water, then the H100i is the only logical solution for the case. For replacement fans, I'd recommend either GTs (if you can find them) or Noctua fans! Color scheme, I'd say anything to match the board at this point. If the board is dark colored, then go with that. If it's light colored, find a dark color to complement it.
I bought the green because it looked fitting for the case. Also, I don't think it'll interfere with my other color scheme.


soo some of these?

my mobo is an ASUS P8Z77-V Pro, so lots of blue (which happens to be my favourite colour lol).. if Corsair made the c70 in a blue, i'd probably get it in a heartbeat wink.gif
Edited by kavmac - 12/30/12 at 11:23am
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it looks really great. don't stare at it too much, or any ounce of unhappiness with it will eat away at you. wink.gif

Thanks, and good luck ln the build.
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Almost finished...


Looking very sweet!!
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