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I like that res. Its cool. I'll PM fstfrddy about them.
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post #102 of 201
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I was thinking of buying this case and cutting that big side vent out. I could put the heatercore there to pull cool air in. I could put a shelf in above the heatercore (lvl of the bottom tray) and put the pump and res there. I could get a pci slot fan or two to pull the air out of the bottom. That way I would have a nice, neat looking case for the watercooling. Do you think that would work?

I don't know if it comes with a power supply or not, but I have some extra power supplies that I could stick in there. It just has to power a pump and some fans so it doesn't have to be great quality.
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post #103 of 201
Why do you want such a small case? The Chemming/Cheiftec towers are inexpensive and have a lot of room in them...
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I don't have that much space. Also, that one has a good sized side vent I could cut out for the heatercore to be able to pull in fresh air.

I can't tell what the sizes on these Chieftec cases are at all. lol
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post #105 of 201
Here is a Chemming.....Newegg.com - CHENMING CMUI-601AEB-AW Black Computer Case With Side Panel Window - Retail

If you can find a Ultra Aluminus on sale you can get them for $50 bux sometimes with rebates, they are pretty good and have 120mm fan mounts in them....
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http://www.tigerdirect.com/applicati...86331&CatId=32

Thats a good price. lol The appeal of the other one was the side vent that I could just cut out for the heatercore. Would it be reasonably simple to cut out and enlarge that side vent?
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post #107 of 201
Yeah it looks like it would come out easy with a jig-saw...
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post #108 of 201
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Where can I buy the Via Aqua? Isn't it an aquarium pump or something?

The only reason I would get the ultra case instead of the other one is because it is cheaper. I would prefer the other because of its smaller size and how it looks. What I would really like is one of those small cube cases. Its just for the watercooling stuff so small is good. Something like this is what I was thinking of.
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Where can I buy the Via Aqua? Isn't it an aquarium pump or something?

The only reason I would get the ultra case instead of the other one is because it is cheaper. I would prefer the other because of its smaller size and how it looks. What I would really like is one of those small cube cases. Its just for the watercooling stuff so small is good. Something like this is what I was thinking of.
Yeah the via Aqua is an aquarium pump. I ordered mine from American aquarium products Via Aqua 1300. They shipped it to me priority mail and it arrived quickly. As ira-k said pm fstfrddy about them, and if you decide to get one he'll send you some special gaskets for the outlet barb. I bought one myself and as of yet I have not had time to try it out because of all the homework I have. Fstfrddy has had his running for 2 years if I am not mistaken which goes to show it can last. He also has the mod to silence the pump by inserting a brake for the impellerhere If you are only watercooling your processor I would consider the via aqua to be an excellent choice. If you plan on cooling more it will still perform fine but it may lose ground on a more expensive pump. If you are not satisfied with the via aqua, in my opinion it would not be too difficult to sell on these forums with a minimal loss. Then you can pick up a D5/Aquaxtreme50z.

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Thanks! I think thats what I'll get.
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