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Guys I need a little help, which one is good for a water cooled computer case, a full or mid tower case?

Planning to:
water cool CPU
water cool 2 GPUs

And a side note, should I use 2 Rads with this setup with a powerful pump or should I use 2 pumps?

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800d
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Welcome to the forum!

Ideally you want a full tower case for an internal WC setup, such as the 700/800D the Master Chief suggested or a TJ-07, various Lian-Li's etc. You can do a WC loop with external rads in a mid tower, but it can get very cramped.

For that loop you will only need one powerful pump such as the MCP35x, it is more than enough for a CPU, 2 GPU and multiple rad setup.
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XSPC has some cases. One is just a rebranded MountainMods U2-UFO.
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post #5 of 7
The case you buy all depends on your price range. A quality case for watercooling can be had for as little as $200 all the way up to $1000+

High end: Mountain Mods Ascension and U2UFO (note that tons of $ in addons are necessary to complete these cases), Danger Den Double Wide Tower and Tower 29, Little Devil V8
*note that the Little Devil V8 will require the least amount of extra $ spent to "complete" the case.*

Mid Range: Corsair 800d (800d is very popular, but extremely played out), Silverstone TJ07, Lian Li P80, Mountain Mods Pinnacle 24

"Lower" end: Haf series cases, Mountain Mods Monticle 24, Danger Den Tower 23, etc

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XSPC has some cases. One is just a rebranded MountainMods U2-UFO.
Never heard that XSPC was coming out with cases. They look like the MM cases, but straight up ruined. For that money no thank you
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post #6 of 7
Full tower
The 800D is a great case

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16811139001
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post #7 of 7
I'm a bit partial as I'm currently building one, but check out Case Labs. M8/M10 or the beastly TH10

http://www.overclock.net/case-labs/9...-shipping.html
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