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no way i like the apogee xt the way it bolt on i had the gtz i loved it. the xt is a few 2-3c better.

my concern is the case right now the cm 912 is no good?
When you say 2-3C better I hope you're referring to the GTZ, because thermally the XSPC Rasa is better than the XT.

As for the case, I would not go with the HAF 912 for WC as it is not ideal. The CM690 is a much better option if you want a cheap mid tower case.
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post #12 of 25
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haf 922 looks nice too. so its the haf 922 or 690 II adv anything else
if i went with a thicker rad with fans would it fit on top (inside)?
With the HAF 922 yeah. It's got significantly more room than the HAF 912. The HAF 912 is still a great case in it's own respect though. You just would have to mount the rad externally.
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post #13 of 25
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yes i was talking about gtz i thought the apogee xt was top dog ?

has anyone used a thick rad w/fans in a 690?
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if i went with a thicker rad with fans would it fit on top (inside)?
Thicker Rad with fans, No.
Slimline 240 rad.

I can put another 240 up there with mods because also running a big 120
in the back of case.

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post #15 of 25
Get this, NZXT Phantom. Looks awesome. Same price as 600T but wayyyyy better(in my opinion).

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-067-_-Product
    
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yes i was talking about gtz i thought the apogee xt was top dog ?

has anyone used a thick rad w/fans in a 690?
The XT has been bested by both the EK Supreme HF and the XSPC Rasa.

A thick radiator can be mounted in the bottom of a 690 with some light modding.
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post #18 of 25
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well im only cooling my cpu 1 thin 240 rad would be enough. never heard of a rasa they must be new.
the reason i didnt order a kit is because of the waterblock maybe ill order one then if there that good.
post #19 of 25
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well im only cooling my cpu 1 thin 240 rad would be enough. never heard of a rasa they must be new.
the reason i didnt order a kit is because of the waterblock maybe ill order one then if there that good.
If you did want a thick radiator they sell the RX240 kit as well. The kits really are great through, for $130 you're getting 95% of the performance of a full custom CPU loop.
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The M59 is really good. I like it, but a dual rad will probably be on the exterior of the case.
    
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