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Im running a E6750 on stock intel cooling

however which CPU cooler should I get (air)

I have a TT Kandalf with the sidefar so I dont think that space is an issue but the fan takes up about an inch inside the case,

Anyone recommend one with some paste?
    
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if i went back to air cooling id get the Thermalright Ultra 120 extreme. from all the reviews ive read and setups ive seen using it with pretty nice overclocks it isn't comparable to many. id get that or the Tuniq tower. ive seen lapped TRUE's running at my clock speed with my cpu and im running with water lol you could strap a Scythe Ultra Kaze onto the TRUE and a fan controller and as long as you had decent airflow in your case you should never have any heat problems
    
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I like the one in my sig. Check the post for some results and pics.
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Originally Posted by Evostance View Post
Im running a E6750 on stock intel cooling

however which CPU cooler should I get (air)

I have a TT Kandalf with the sidefar so I dont think that space is an issue but the fan takes up about an inch inside the case,

Anyone recommend one with some paste?
I am currently using the tuniq tower 120mm. But it is pretty tall, just fits my antec 900.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Evostance View Post
Im running a E6750 on stock intel cooling

however which CPU cooler should I get (air)

I have a TT Kandalf with the sidefar so I dont think that space is an issue but the fan takes up about an inch inside the case,

Anyone recommend one with some paste?
The tx2 past that comes with the tunic tower is better than arctic silver.
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post #6 of 9
I would go with the zalman CNPS9700 LED. It looks insanely sweet and cools insanely well .
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post #7 of 9
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^^ I got recommend that one.

However i hate that blue led fan. My case has enufa fricking lights/uv paint/tracer ram etc as it is. I dont really need to have any more lol
    
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post #8 of 9
With a Xigmatek HDT-S1283 and a decent CFM fan, you'll save some money over a TRUE and have a top end cooler
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post #9 of 9
From what i've seen the Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme is one of the best. Then strap a 100+cfm fan on it and you're set! If not that, then i would say a Tuniq Tower.
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