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case wise, i reccomend the Cooler Master HAF 932, if your looking for smaller... i cant really reccomend a mid tower... most of the ones i had... kinda sucked @$$ to be honest
I am somewhat disagree with your post, I had no problem H50 within my sweet HEMI 922 aka HAF. HAF 922 is excellet for H50 or the small WC loop like R-120mm. but if someone plan to go the real WC loop with Radiator 240 or 360, yes recommending HAF 932 or Corsair 800D for the WC Loop..

my previous picture of below before I jumped into real WC loop:



Yea HAF 922 I definitely RECOMMENDING for H50 owners!
Edited by GAMERIG - 1/31/10 at 6:50pm
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I am somewhat disagree with your post, I had no problem H50 within my sweet HEMI 922 aka HAF. HAF 922 is excellet for H50 or the small WC loop like R-120mm. but if someone plan to go the real WC loop with Radiator 240 or 360, yes recommending HAF 932 or Corsair 800D for the WC Loop
Yea HAF 932 I definitely RECOMMENDING for H50 owners!

all i can say is i went more for space and cable hiding + the added bonus of having a pre-drilled fillport for the res i'm adding shortly, the airflow with the fans is amazing, my H50 is on intake in push/pull, and the heat is automatically sucked out by the top 230mm fan

P.S the hot air blowing out the top, makes the top of the case a good heated footstool in the winter
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bump... i decided to take a few more pics of my rig

and yes if your wondering... i've got it temporarily hooked up in my kitchen... because i'm painting the office i had it in , i recently ran the "windows experience index" and my pc got a score of 6.9 (with 4 of 8gb of RAM, 4GB failed on boot last night so i RMA'd it)





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bump... i decided to take a few more pics of my rig
Nice setup Sarge Sorry to hear about your ram... bummer
____________

I modded the exhaust port on my case yesterday so i can place the rad outside the case. Theres a bit more room inside the case now and the rad isnt being effected by case ambients.

Pull>rad>case>shroud>push (exhaust)

Ive also got some Shin Etsu X23 paste to try out... was using MX-3 but I ran out.

Its summer here, so Im not holding my breathe for huge improvements. I let ya know how it goes.

Addit: Ive also got to install my AC Accelero Xtreme GTX pro, so Ive got some work ahead of me tonight
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case wise, i reccomend the Cooler Master HAF 932, if your looking for smaller... i cant really reccomend a mid tower... most of the ones i had... kinda sucked @$$ to be honest
Right now, I have a mid-tower. I now have picchas of my build. You can see how I ghetto-ed some cable ties to hold up the rad. It works, I must say.
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Nice setup Sarge Sorry to hear about your ram... bummer
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I modded the exhaust port on my case yesterday so i can place the rad outside the case. Theres a bit more room inside the case now and the rad isnt being effected by case ambients.

Pull>rad>case>shroud>push (exhaust)

Ive also got some Shin Etsu X23 paste to try out... was using MX-3 but I ran out.

Its summer here, so Im not holding my breathe for huge improvements. I let ya know how it goes.

Addit: Ive also got to install my AC Accelero Xtreme GTX pro, so Ive got some work ahead of me tonight
could you post pics? Im interested to see how that looks, as well as how it may affect your temps. (im looking for ways to get better temps out of my h50)
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Here is my build process:
1. Before
2. Box+Old Heatsink+Seagate hard drive I took out+thermal pastes+Corsair fan
3. Installed without fan, figuring out where to put it
4. Different angle
5. Crap, I pulled off a wire to my power button
Continued in next post...




    
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Note: I have great cable management skills except for on the back
1: This is the wire I broke
2: Soldered it back on
3: The back of my mid-tower case
4: I ghetto-ed the rad
5: This is another pic of the rad




    
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This is more of what you should see:
1: End result
2: Before temps: Core-Contact Freezer 120mm + Cured Arctic Silver 5
3: After temps: Corsair H50 + Tuniq TX-2

Done!


    
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This is more of what you should see:
1: End result
2: Before temps: Core-Contact Freezer 120mm + Cured Arctic Silver 5
3: After temps: Corsair H50 + Tuniq TX-2

Done!
Got the H50 even though it didn't fit. Plan on do any mods? Side panel, cutting holes in the top and bottom. You could try putting the H50 in your 5.25" drive bays. Here are a few ideas. Also check out the The Corsair H50 Accessory Permalink.


Mountain Mods
or
Simple 120mm Radiator Mount Mod


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