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Originally Posted by Agenesis;15367487 
That just looks atrocious and for $80 that could be going into a loop or a new top of the line heatsink it is just laughable.

Since this referred to someone who needed more airflow in their case I don't see how it would concern you. You must be one of the few who need zero air in their cases to be pushed through their radiators so they can actually work.
What good is an internal radiator if it cannot receive a fresh, healthy dose of air to flow through the radiator so the heat may be extracted from it and your coolant?
Besides that, not everyone watercools. People that use aircooling would benefit by having two 140mm fans directed towards their videocard(s) and also have a nice flow of air over their other motherboard components. Always a good idea to help the longevity of their internal components and will also help achieve greater &/or more stable overclocks. All people that use watercooling don't always use chipset/memory/hdd and whatever other types of watercooler blocks on their motherboards. Some choose to only watercool their cpu's and vga's. Having little to no airflow to their non-watercooled components is rather ludicrous.
What about the heat that can be displaced by an airflow over the watercooling blocks themselves? Extra aircooling at the source of heat can do nothing but help lower the temp. of the fluid going through the radiator(s) so the fluid will be cooled even further.
It looks atrocious? I've seen things in this thread that I wouldn't allow my cat to see. I've never decided to semi-flame them though. The builder/modder may think it's beautiful. Whether I agree is of no concern at all.
The Obsidian 700D, 800D and the newer 800DW cases have always had terrible airflow. My suggestion is just an easy, bolt on mod to help alleviate this inherent design flaw. If you, Agenesis, don't like it, I really couldn't care less.
This little mod is for people that need extra airflow, not for people like you that need none, except the flow of air that goes through one of your ears and out the other, of course.
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^^ couldn't agree more. this site has too many people who think everyone else should think like them. well sorry thats not how it works. i look at my case every day. it should be how i want it. i dont build on it to show all my online friends and get their approval
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Right on guys. I also subscribe to that line of thought. Most OCN members seem like to think for themselves, not have others think for them.

Of course there's nothing wrong with voicing your opinion, as long as it's done diplomatically.
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^^ couldn't agree more. this site has too many people who think everyone else should think like them. well sorry thats not how it works. i look at my case every day. it should be how i want it. i dont build on it to show all my online friends and get their approval
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Right on guys. I also subscribe to that line of thought. Most OCN members seem like to think for themselves, not have others think for them.

Of course there's nothing wrong with voicing your opinion, as long as it's done diplomatically.
Agreed. OCN is supposed to be a helpful and encouraging place for all.
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Wow, great English I used there. Talk about a proof reading failure....
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Progress is slow but coming along. Still missing a few bits and pieces:

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got fans bro? lol took this picture for the guy at work that loves his fans

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Question...
Where are you guys getting all the 700D's I want one, more than an 800D.
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Progress is slow but coming along. Still missing a few bits and pieces:
Right on dood! Can't wait to see the (new) final product!
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Progress is slow but coming along. Still missing a few bits and pieces:

*snip*
At first I was like

But then I was like

Hope to see it to its former glory!
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