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post #31 of 49
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Well there seems to be to many problems here on this case. What would be a good one to get with me going over to W/C. I will be cooling my cpu and GPU
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post #32 of 49
Hmm, Well, make sure that when you're opening it, that your not like pushing and opening it at the same time, because the door has a special feature that allows it to fold flat against the side of the case, perhaps your opening it and making that click? Otherwise, just call antec (or email)
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post #33 of 49
I'd say go with the antech p160...it looks cool and is a pretty good standard ATX case...but for air cooling the p180 has no equal.
post #34 of 49
I agree, the Antec p180 is the holy grail for quiet super cool air cooling. LoL, redundancy.
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What setting do you put your case fans at? L, M, H?

the booklet says LOW
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post #36 of 49
Right now, I've got them all on medium. Sometimes, when I go to sleep, I turn the top two to low, it really doesn't matter.
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post #37 of 49
i had them on medium...but one of the fans is really loud for some reason...so it gets low...but I recently got a 5.25" fan speed controller, so now they are all set to high in the case, but they are controlled externally.
post #38 of 49
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Originally Posted by xsabrewulf
Well my case has a layer of silver metal on the side of the door...

but one thing that is annoying is when I open the front door it always has a clicking sound... kinda annoying



and I dont like that huge black bracket thing that blocks where the PCI slots are
you don't need to keep that there. google P180 and you'll see how many people don't bother with it.
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post #39 of 49
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Originally Posted by xsabrewulf
What setting do you put your case fans at? L, M, H?

the booklet says LOW
none, i replaced those fans with ones that are a lot less noisy and control them with an Aerogate II fan controller.

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post #40 of 49
I have the rear one on medium, the top one reversed as an intake on low, a front intake using the zalman fan control thingy so its down to about 1600 rpm, the bottom fan (psu one) is on medium? i think and a 1200 rpm fan set blowing into my gpus. Keeps the cpu at ~26 with good ambients, 46 and 50 for the graphics, 30 for the motherboard, 33 for psu, and around 33 for a hard drive in the bottom cage. Can't tell you about the raptors because they don't report temps while in RAID or something.
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