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I would bet the Kandalf rad would be better than the zalman. It has active cooling (3 120mm fans) the zalman is huge and passive.
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Ye but the case is really really nice and i might comine the two lcs like letting the zlamn pump liquid trough to the thermaltake one to the zlalman lol that would be funny but i just want a lcs which is intergraded so if anyone has any suggestions be free to tell me
Sounds like a plan, just make sure to post your temps. Making sure to do it the way DuckieHo explained in the other thread about your reservoir.

If you must choose the better of the two evils go for the Kandalf.

What are your current temps with that reservoir, using quad orthos and TAT/everest?
    
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Well i know already that nobody likes the liquid coolin in those cases but im gona get a better waterblock anysuggestions?
and a better pump again any suggestion thanks
post #24 of 28
The Thermaltake Armor case looks amazing...has 4 fans that come with it I think that might be my next case,or something newer who knows
 
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all i need to know is where you cazn buy this case and it will have to ship to spain it has to be the new one with the 25cm side panel fan here a link http://www.thermaltake.com/product/C.../va9003bws.asp
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As far as I am aware, your looking at the regular Kandalf, the liquid cooled one doesn't come with the 250mm fan. You could buy a 250mm fan, use a dremel and cut out a side hole for one.

http://www.xoxide.com/watcoolcas.html

The faces of the Kandalf link you posted, and the liquid cooled Kandalfs for sale on this site are different as you can tell, here is the correct link for the LCS version.

http://www.thermaltake.com/product/c.../vd4000bws.asp

Under upgrade kits there is nothing listed about a 250mm fan or door with 250mm fan cutout.

www.xoxide.com might ship to you, worth a try.

http://www.xoxide.com/thermaltake2.html

Here under thermaltake cases, you can see that the regular thermaltake armor comes with the fan, but right next to it the LCS version doesn't.

As if I need more reason to suggest against this case, look at the thermaltake website where they discuss why the radiator in the front is a good idea, as you can see there is very little airflow over the radiator, in addition your case may have trouble with getting airflow over the south-eastern quadrant of the motherboard as the front doesn't provide much and there is no side fan.
    
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Thanks but i dont understan why you cant buy the one with the 120mm anywhere
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Hey thanks but i just saw that it only ships to the U.S and Canada so i cant buy it becuase is live in spain please help someone!!
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