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Anyone know if a coolermaster v8 will fit in the antec300?
Yes it will, all tall coolers fit in the 300 just fine. Coolmaster V8, T.R.U.E., S1283, Vendetta 2.
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post #1172 of 4558
Thanks for the timely response putting in an order for one of these bad boys now. my 9850 is running at 44c idle but 66c at full load with a 25-30c ambient temp. I Just feels too warm for my taste.
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
Yes it will, all tall coolers fit in the 300 just fine. Coolmaster V8, T.R.U.E., S1283, Vendetta 2.
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post #1173 of 4558
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Originally Posted by mattokes View Post
Thanks for the timely response putting in an order for one of these bad boys now. my 9850 is running at 44c idle but 66c at full load with a 25-30c ambient temp. I Just feels too warm for my taste.
No problem mate, but those temps are actually pretty good, you should get some better ambients and slightly better loads.

The Stock Phenom Heatsink is actually one of the better heatsinks out their.
Much better than the Intel ones. Which is suprising.
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post #1174 of 4558
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tator Tot View Post
No problem mate, but those temps are actually pretty good, you should get some better ambients and slightly better loads.

The Stock Phenom Heatsink is actually one of the better heatsinks out their.
Much better than the Intel ones. Which is suprising.
If I open all my windows at night I can get the ambient temp to somewhere around 44f with idle temps around 29-32c and load temps around 45-55c but I have to wear six or so sweaters and a scarf
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post #1175 of 4558
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Originally Posted by mattokes View Post
If I open all my windows at night I can get the ambient temp to somewhere around 44f with idle temps around 29-32c and load temps around 45-55c but I have to wear six or so sweaters and a scarf
I understand that bro.
I have my computer room in the basement, and its got a Room temp of 20-21*C. And its as dry as the desert.

So I'm sittin down their, doing my overclocks. And its parka time.
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post #1177 of 4558
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Originally Posted by Stash9876 View Post
Got myself an Antec 300 the other day from Fry's. Will be doing my first build pretty soon.
Welcome to OCN

When you get your hardware figured out click on this
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post #1178 of 4558
I've had a 900 for quite some time. Modded here: http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...ml#post3781176

I really like the case, but I'm considering the 1200 to have more room inside. How have folks that made the jump liked the 1200 versus the 900?

Microcenter has them cheap right now so considering making the jump soon.
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post #1179 of 4558
Here it is finally. CBF with the cable management at the bottom yet lol.
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post #1180 of 4558
Just some old pics of my build, it really has changed alot since then. Newer Laing DDC pump, 360mm RAD, 8800GT's.......

Anyway, will try and get some new pics of it








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