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I would have ordered a H100i but it simply wont fit. If it would be able to fit, I'd have to make some modifications...

Here's a picture of how it looks like right now:


The fan all over to the left, could be misplaced.. It was actually suppose to be the fan in the middle... lol.. But as you see, I need some cooling badly.


Well... 74C almost right after boot up... Around 80C+ sometimes, when I play games. How it hasn't burnt down yet, I DO NOT KNOW.

Don't really know how well it's build.. If you think I should make some changes, please tell me so.
post #2 of 65
1- what's your cpu
2- what's the case
3- what are you willing to pay.
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post #3 of 65
Looks like your rear fan is facing the worng way
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post #4 of 65
if i were you i would place the fan thats on the left as your exhaust on your CPU cooler that could be the reason why your temps are so high on my NH-D14 i got 2 fans on it if i would remove them i would get around 60-70c also idle
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post #5 of 65
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Originally Posted by General_Chris View Post

if i were you i would place the fan thats on the left as your exhaust on your CPU cooler that could be the reason why your temps are so high on my NH-D14 i got 2 fans on it if i would remove them i would get around 60-70c also idle

They gave me 2 by mistake, which is what caused the confusing. No worries, it's already on there. Could you draw some lines in paint or something like that? lol. Would you recommend the cooler you have?
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Originally Posted by Ramzinho View Post

1- what's your cpu
2- what's the case
3- what are you willing to pay.

i7-3820
Cooler Master Elite 430
I guess I'm willing to pay around $100-$130. Or below of course.. I shop Amazon regularly. No Newegg...
Edited by Mikkelul - 3/16/13 at 6:29am
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Does not look like I have that option.

Just edit something random into the other 2 then
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post #7 of 65
+1 on turning your rear case fan around it is fighting your CPU cooler. What is that processor clocked too. what are your ambient temps?
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post #8 of 65
well you can use a noctua nd-h14h sideways with push pull to blow the hot air away.
or you can do some modding to fit the h100. but it will be external rad
you will need a dremel to cut out an opening in the rear top part of your case and some drills to fit the screws.

but i would just get the noctua and save the hassle.. also your rear fan seems to be blowing air inside. not exhausting it out
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post #9 of 65
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It's not overclocked, as it'll shut down if I try to, because it gets too warm. The rear case fan is blowing air out of the case. Should it be blowing air in to it?

EDIT: Wait. Let me check. This ****s weird lol. I'll go see if it's blowing in or out.

EDIT2: It's blowing in. lol... BRB while I change it. I had to modify it, since it was the one that was suppose to be in that middle one. Il probably buy the one you have, if no one else got any better. Whats your Temp at?
Edited by Mikkelul - 3/16/13 at 6:46am
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Double post sorry.
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