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Originally Posted by Valen View Post
Or should I go for 120mm Scythe Gentle Typhoon 1450 rpm??
I would do this. Some H50 users have reported favorable results when swapping the stock fan, which looks like a basic Young Lin Tech design (the factory in which they're made is also home to Yate Loon's production lines), with something with better pressure, especially a good 38mm-thick fan.
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thanks +1rep
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These are on sale right now for $249.00 plus $14.99 1-2 day ground shipping at NCIX Canada.
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...r&promoid=1012

They are $234.00 with no deal on shipping at NCIX USA.
http://www.ncixus.com/products/?sku=...r&promoid=1012


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Originally Posted by ontariotl View Post
I finally bit the bullet and got myself the 800D. I haven't had any regrets at all. I can easily run 2 watercooling loops with no issues.
Nice work!
Edited by Clox - 12/25/09 at 4:23pm
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These are on sale right now for $249.00 plus $14.99 1-2 day ground shipping at NCIX Canada.
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...r&promoid=1012

They are $234.00 with no deal on shipping at NCIX USA.
http://www.ncixus.com/products/?sku=...r&promoid=1012





Nice work!
Yup, just bought one myself.
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Ok guys

Looking at suggestions for the following..

To replace the 2 x 140mm fans, I think this is a quality fan that shifts a lot of air @ 19dbs. What do you think?

http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Noctu...Quiet-Case-Fan

Also, for my push / pull on the H50, these...

http://www.novatech.co.uk/novatech/s...tml?scy-tp1850

eh?
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~Merry Christmas All~

From Your Friends at the
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Nice pic Enigma. Thanks ;-)


Regarding my quest to lower temps in my case, it seems quite clear the the windowed side panel starves the case of cool air.

My idle CPU temps with fans @ 100% are 42c.

When I removed the side panel, temps dropped straight away to a 35C idle.

Has anyone modded they windowed panel with holes? (Or a 200mm fan)?

Is it easy to do?
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Modding it would be easy. a 220mm fan would be quite nice, but hard to cut a hole for, unlesss you did it with a dremel and the rotary attatchment, in which case it would be pretty simple.
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Oh I do indeed have a Dremel Oliver!

These look cool.. (No pun intended)

http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/Antec...-CASE-FAN-SIZE

http://www.scan.co.uk/Products/180mm...eed-Controller

I like the Silverstone as it fits into my Enermax cluster 'white led' theme, and being smaller, makes it easier to fit space wise. (I think)

Silverstone @ full = 150CFM / 36db
Big Boy @ full = 134 CFM / 30db


Seems to be a trade off here! I am also thinking the bigger fan covers more area, thus blowing air onto the CPU and GPU. (I have 3 x GTX260's working overtime)

Ohh I wish I knew what I was talking about lol
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http://www.bit-tech.net/hardware/coo...ize-case-fan/4

Check that out. Shows how much manufacturers lie!
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