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@ sexybastard I love how u joined on april fools day lol

I have a cooler master 690II seems to be a nice case for me so far also has a very nice sata hd docking area lol
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why are you guys recommending mid towers? he already has a mid and wants to downsize lol............
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@ sexybastard I love how u joined on april fools day lol

I have a cooler master 690II seems to be a nice case for me so far also has a very nice sata hd docking area lol
Thats a great case yes but it is a tad bigger than I want. I am really digging the Lian Li small case recommended by a few users but it looks like it has horrible airflow sadly. The upcoming corsair case recommended on the first page looks good but is a tad too expensive.... I got my sniper for 75 bux on super sale from newegg, and thats really all I want to spend.
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Thats a great case yes but it is a tad bigger than I want. I am really digging the Lian Li small case recommended by a few users but it looks like it has horrible airflow sadly. The upcoming corsair case recommended on the first page looks good but is a tad too expensive.... I got my sniper for 75 bux on super sale from newegg, and thats really all I want to spend.
Matx like I suggested before?
    
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Matx like I suggested before?
I am NOT switching my motherboard.... I like it a lot and there are not many other excellent overclocking boards for AMD. That would be a 200+ $ investment and if I was going to do that I might as well spend the $350 for a sandy bridge upgrade which I am not going to do. Thanks for your suggestion though!
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Thats a great case yes but it is a tad bigger than I want. I am really digging the Lian Li small case recommended by a few users but it looks like it has horrible airflow sadly. The upcoming corsair case recommended on the first page looks good but is a tad too expensive.... I got my sniper for 75 bux on super sale from newegg, and thats really all I want to spend.
ARE YOU SERIOUS???????????????
I oc'ed my i7 920 to 4.2 and housed a evga 480 reference without hiccup.
I also put a watercooling loop into it. The airflow is awesome
I folded 24/7 just to prove it too
Edited by somebodysb2 - 2/28/11 at 9:01am
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ARE YOU SERIOUS???????????????
I oc'ed my i7 920 to 4.2 and housed a evga 480 reference without hiccup.
I also put a watercooling loop into it. The airflow is awesome
going from 3X 240MM fans +3X 120MM fans + 1 X 140MM fan............

To 3X 120MM fans is probably gonna have worse airflow...... There is no air flowing past the heatsyncs on the board, and I will have to cut a hole in the top to get a fan blowing on my graphics cards, and there is barely any airflow through the front of the case except the inch wide slots on either side of the case, there is no direct airflow past the HDD's..... Also My CPU cooler will be blowing hot air onto my PSU with the way the air blows though....

Looks a bit toasty to me.
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Originally Posted by killeraxemannic View Post
going from 3X 240MM fans +3X 120MM fans + 1 X 140MM fan............

To 3X 120MM fans is probably gonna have worse airflow...... There is no air flowing past the heatsyncs on the board, and I will have to cut a hole in the top to get a fan blowing on my graphics cards, and there is barely any airflow through the front of the case except the inch wide slots on either side of the case, there is no direct airflow past the HDD's..... Also My CPU cooler will be blowing hot air onto my PSU with the way the air blows though....

Looks a bit toasty to me.
I replaced the fans and my psu was seasonic and it was nice and cool,
I purchased a panel from Lian Li to fit more fans ofc.
120 = GT
140 = YL
I was doing WC so I don't have to worry about Heat sink.
I used external Blu-Ray writer so I can fit a res/pump in the 5.25 bays. but you can easily do one with the 5.25 occupied.
Edited by somebodysb2 - 2/28/11 at 9:30am
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I replaced the fans and my psu was seasonic and it was nice and cool,
I purchased a panel from Lian Li to fit more fans ofc.
120 = GT
140 = YL
I was doing WC so I don't have to worry about Heat sink.
Side or top panel?
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Side or top panel?
http://www.lian-li.com/v2/en/product...5&ss_index=116
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