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post #1 of 7
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After I built my WC loop last month I've been looking for a better case that could fit a quad radiator internally with minimal modding. The only one that I've seen so far that would fit the bill is the tj07. At ncix.com its $350ish. Is it worth getting or not? What other cases can fit quads without modding?

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Corsair Obsidian Series 800D, but a very tight fit. top panel mount.

reference
http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...-800d-mod.html
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Quote:
Originally Posted by lilraver018 View Post
Corsair Obsidian Series 800D, but a very tight fit. top panel mount.

reference
http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...-800d-mod.html
The 800D needs some cutting to fit a quad and that's what i was trying to avoid.


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post #4 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by Shozzking View Post
The 800D needs some cutting to fit a quad and that's what i was trying to avoid.


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cross your fingers and hope that the tj11 price is lowered!
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post #5 of 7
That´s funny I have been wondering about the exact same question

And the answer is yes!

The TJ11´s only improvements are 2x 180 Fans cooling the hardware, USB 3.0 and it has gotten a litlle bigger.

Anything else has remained the exact same.
Trust me that is not worth 700$.

The TJ07 is not only the best case for watercooling it also looks great has extremely good production value and is the most purchased case 2006,2008 and 2010.

Nothing can keep up with it in price/value,watercooling capability,looks,and just pure awesomeness

The only flaws are cable management and the 92 mm fans but it still beats anything out on the marketThere is nothing that will and can keep up until TJ11 maybe
Even mountain mods is sweating when looking at it;O)

And please stop mentioning the 800D when talking about the TJ07 it is just insulting^^
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Are you gonna pick the TJ07 up?
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post #7 of 7
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kung Pow View Post
Are you gonna pick the TJ07 up?
I just realized how easy it would be to mod an 800D to fit a quad radiator, it would save me $100 to go with the 800D (if my friend could swing me a deal at the place that he works then it would be an even bigger discount). Im so stuck right now.


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