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post #11 of 34
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forgot to mention i will be OC a quad, have 2 vid cards, 4 gb ram, and 2x500, so there will be ALOT OF HEAT, check out "Project Aurora" at the bottom to see more components

so i need the very best case in air cooling, i was thinking of the CM Stacker 870, and the Armor looks good to, iuno, any others...
post #12 of 34
I have a 900 but really, any case that has front and rear, maybe top and side slots for fans are good, but you also need good fans. If you have 9 fans that are crap, then you kind of defeat the purpose.

My favorite of all was my Armor JR. I had 5 panflow 114cfms on that bad boy, it was loud as hell, but it did the job great!
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Antec 900
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post #14 of 34
That Xclio A380 is a different looking case. Its kinda cool I guess. Thats a pretty big fan in front jeez 250mm? I would think it stays pretty cool.
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post #15 of 34
My buddy got a Sunbeam Freezing Storm and the thing has AWESOME airflow - even has a mounting rack in the MIDDLE of the case for mounting 2 fans inside.

http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16811166038 - looks like the egg is OOS though.

I really like my Centurion as well, great airflow!
post #16 of 34
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i found this article about the antec 900 http://forums.whirlpool.net.au/forum...fm/607713.html

so its the stacker or armor now, unless another case comes up..
post #17 of 34
Ive just ordered 7 x 120mm fans for my Stacker 830.

At the moment it runs 2 x 120mm & the internal case temp hovers around 31-35c, so I expect to get into the 20's with the extra fans.

IMO its a beautiful looking case too as well as being practial.
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post #18 of 34
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deceided that i will be going with the new Stacker 832 Black
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Woot

Good choice btw
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