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So. Here is are a few pics of my current setup.





As you can see, I have a SpinQ or whatever its called and 2 big daddy Corsair Dom's. I want a better cooler, but, my RAM is tall. I was wondering if a D14 or something epic would tall enough to clear the huge chips.

Thanks!

PS- Yes, crappy pics and ugly computer.
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You should be ok with a D14 if you remove the fins off your ram
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post #3 of 55
I think the better option would be a H50/H60/H70... Will definetly fit with your ram, that with some GT or Slipstream's. It also means a significant amount of stress will be lifted off your motherboard.

Hope that helps.
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Loving my Hyper 212+, great cooler, especially at the price
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post #5 of 55
He may only need to take the fins off one on the modules.

But yes, the H series coolers require no fin removal. Performance over the D14 however.....
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post #6 of 55
How about a corsair h50 or h70? It cools about as much as a megahalems (maybe a bit less) and is pretty small.
    
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post #7 of 55
Quote:
Originally Posted by BLAUcopter View Post
He may only need to take the fins off one on the modules.

But yes, the H series coolers require no fin removal. Performance over the D14 however.....
When you say performance over the D14 are you implying that the H70 provides better cooling performance? The H70 is a better cooler though, overall. Not temp wise though... In my opinion anyway.

EDIT: BTW! Nice Cable management...
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post #8 of 55
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Originally Posted by Nutty Pumpkin View Post
I think the better option would be a H50/H60/H70... Will definetly fit with your ram, that with some GT or Slipstream's. It also means a significant amount of stress will be lifted off your motherboard.

Hope that helps.
No, thats not help nor great adivce.. I am against h70 instead of h50.
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corsair h50
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post #10 of 55
Noctua NH-C14? You can remove the bottom fan if you need to.
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