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post #9541 of 28303
Megahelms take up way too much of your case. Go with the H50. The temps are reasonably similar, but once you're used to an h2o loop, I imagine that it would be hard to go back to having a monster cooler in your case. I was going to go with CM's V10 but... well H50 kicks it ass and somewhat prepares me for h2o.

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So, I just sold off my waterloop (to pay some bills) and I picked up the corsair H50 at bb for $60. I already have 2x scythe gentle typhoons brand new, and 2x panaflow 38mm 86 cfm fans, which are LOUD, and I would prefer not to use them, but either pair can be put on the h50 with shrouds.

My i5 can hit 4.3ghz, does the H50 have the capability to cool an i5 with great success? or would I be better with a megahelms or something?
 
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post #9542 of 28303
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Megahelms take up way too much of your case. Go with the H50. The temps are reasonably similar, but once you're used to an h2o loop, I imagine that it would be hard to go back to having a monster cooler in your case. I was going to go with CM's V10 but... well H50 kicks it ass and somewhat prepares me for h2o.

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I am not worried about space, there is no lack of it in my case:






Then again, I just might part it all and bump down to a laptop...
     
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post #9543 of 28303
Just an FYI. If you live near New Tampa, FL. The new Best Buy there had two H50s on clearance for $60 ea. on the floor.
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post #9544 of 28303
I would, but the shipping cost would bump it right back up to $80.

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Just an FYI. If you live near New Tampa, FL. The new Best Buy there had two H50s on clearance for $60 ea. on the floor.
@identitycrisis... Yeah I know what you mean. I'm in the HAF 932 so no problem with room for me either. But I like having the ability to move my hands around inside the cabinet and be able to dust closer to the CPU cooler with the paint brush and blow off. Can't do THAT with a monster Cooler. lol

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I just replaced the HAF 932 top fan with two scythe slip stream 1900 rpm and the corsair H50 fan. I think load temps dropped quite a bit!
    
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In exhaust or intake?

I'm going to mount my 3 YLs' up there for the time being but my temps have always been reasonable with the 230 in exhaust. And I plan to return it there once I get another 23cm LED to put in the front. I have 2 now, stupid of CM to only give one for the Red 932s'.Like THAT is going to light up the whole case and allow one to see though the plexi.

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I just replaced the HAF 932 top fan with two scythe slip stream 1900 rpm and the corsair H50 fan. I think load temps dropped quite a bit!
 
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As exhaust, all three of them. As intake it doesn't work that well...
    
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post #9548 of 28303
How are you running the H50? As stock with stand alone Corsair fan?

Or are you running the Corsair mated with another fan and a shroud?

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As exhaust, all three of them. As intake it doesn't work that well...
 
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Looing at the Corsair Logo on the pump, the left tube is outbound and the right tube is inbound.

Take a look at the image below, this should help.

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OK got another problem .....

I have just refitted my H50 to run with another GTS X flow 120 and a DD rez there is 25cm tubing between each component and when i ran a test i couldnt see the flow :/ I'm pretty sure it wasnt moving :/ I took the whole bottom plate off totry and see which way the flow went and i think i might of put it on the wrong way. I dont think i did but i cant think of any other reason other than that or that the pump cant push the water round 2 120 rad's and a fillport.

Any ideas??
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