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http://www.xoxide.com/arctic-cooling-freezer-7-pro.html

Argh you're right they're $25 now!!
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replace the stock fan with what?
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/facepalm.... lol the AC7F of course.
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If you're overclocking, and I assume you are, anything with heatpipes, fins and a fan is better. From what I've read, that cooler is one of the best budget coolers on the market.

Personally, I'm getting great results with my Scythe Mine. A few bucks cheaper, but the concept's the same. I say, don't be swayed by by all the talk of the expensive coolers. Most aftermarket setups will keep you below 60* load with a proper thermal paste application and decent air flow through your case.

Look at my rig. I only have 1) 120mm fan as an exhaust.
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I not only liked the price of the cooler but also the fact that it's not as tall as some others and it's got a small footprint.
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post #16 of 38
And I said $35! Can't believe it's down to $25... I bought mine for $35, I saw it @ the egg for ~$50 a month ago

Anyway as far as case for ~$60 ... this is where it's at.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811156071
That's kinda a low budget for a case, but the Katana is great.
I've built in one, great great great budget case. All the rosewills I have used have been awesome for budgets. Thin side panels... but with a plexi window its less likely to bend than straight metal
    
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Replace with a higher cfm 90-92mm fan rated around 90cfm or higher, me myself am using a 110 cfm vantec tornado. Used rtv silicon gasket maker to stick it to the stock shroud, and electrical tape wrapped around it and the shround for defined airflow.
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hi mike : ) haha
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Originally Posted by vwgti View Post
Replace with a higher cfm 90-92mm fan rated around 90cfm or higher, me myself am using a 110 cfm vantec tornado. Used rtv silicon gasket maker to stick it to the stock shroud, and electrical tape wrapped around it and the shround for defined airflow.
I've seen some people with some 120mm fan mods on them...
    
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Originally Posted by vwgti View Post
Replace with a higher cfm 90-92mm fan rated around 90cfm or higher, me myself am using a 110 cfm vantec tornado. Used rtv silicon gasket maker to stick it to the stock shroud, and electrical tape wrapped around it and the shround for defined airflow.
Could I be so lucky as to see some pics?
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