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post #11 of 15
I vote for the Antec 1100 or CM HAF 922. They have much more roomy interiors compared to most cases in that price range, and good airflow design.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811129178&Tpk=antec%201100

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119197

As for fans, GentleTyphoon AP-14s are excellent case fans.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/10210/fan-654/Scythe_Gentle_Typhoon_120mm_x_25mm_Fan_-_1450_RPM_D1225C12B4AP-14.html

Or if you don't want to spend that much, I recommend Yate Loons.

http://www.petrastechshop.com/12yalod1cafa1.html
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I've got a build log of my 1100 water cooled

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post #13 of 15
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As for fans, GentleTyphoon AP-14s are excellent case fans.
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/10210/fan-654/Scythe_Gentle_Typhoon_120mm_x_25mm_Fan_-_1450_RPM_D1225C12B4AP-14.html

AP-14s are 11 bucks on NCIX.

I bought AP-15s last week for about 10 each. These things move so much more air compared to Noctua NF-P12, Cougar Vertex CF-V12HB, and Scythe Slipstreams (I believe 1200RPM ones), and have comparable noise.
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post #14 of 15
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Yes I agree the case doesnt need to be a Corair Obsidian 800 to get great cooling, Just proper use of fans and adequte cable management will do.
Any cooler master HAF case will do. Which is what i use for builds. I personally use a CM 690 II. Both have alot of space for fans.

Lol did you even see where the OP said $100?
     
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Yes I agree the case doesnt need to be a Corair Obsidian 800 to get great cooling

That case has poor airflow anyway, and I consider every Corsair Obsidian case to be worthless at their prices.
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