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Black Ice Xtreme 3

I'm thinking about making an internal, single-rad setup when I buy a new case.
Has anyone used a Black Ice Xtreme? I know GTXs are recommended, but I'd like to not spend too much money. I know I can re-sell my current rads for abour $30 each, so technically this would only cost me $20 + shipping.
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The Black Ice rads are supposed to be really nice. Never used one myself but Ive heard alot of good things about them.
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I had one with my old build, and they drilled the holes wrong. Took me 2 weeks to get the fans to mount right.. Ended up glueing them on there.

Watercooling 2x 7800GTX and a FX57 my CPU temps were 37C idle. That might just be because the 7800GTXs were hot. But I was depressed with my temps.

(I used the triple fan one)
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I had one with my old build, and they drilled the holes wrong. Took me 2 weeks to get the fans to mount right.. Ended up glueing them on there.

Watercooling 2x 7800GTX and a FX57 my CPU temps were 37C idle. That might just be because the 7800GTXs were hot. But I was depressed with my temps.

(I used the triple fan one)
Was that on your quad though?

I dunno, I think these two rads I have might fit just fine in a double rad loop. . . they are Stealth rads and trust me. . these suckers are THIN.
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My BIX 240 in with a 150 Opty in the loop kept me at 7-9C above whatever the room ambient was...Those 108cfm Sunon work great on them...
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