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hey guys im finally dropping my antec 902 so i can upgrade to a a watercooling rig soon. i was wondering what is the best case for around $100 mark. i found an nzxt phantom and r3 for 109.99 and looked at both of them and looks like the r3 is kinda low on airflow and im not sure if the phantom can fit a 240 rad up top?
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the phatom is the best out of those choices and where did you find a phantom for 110? and the phantom look like only 200mm fans up top
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Quote:
Originally Posted by BadAssClocker View Post
the phatom is the best out of those choices and where did you find a phantom for 110? and the phantom look like only 200mm fans up top
newegg had a $20 off for the Phantom IIRC
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i found it for 110 at my local infonec shop and i love the look of it but r u sure it wont fit a rad up there?
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Haf 922.
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post #6 of 19
Check out the Lian-Li PC-K63.

And check this thread out. Pretty much the same goal in mind.
    
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post #7 of 19
yeah i am pretty sure check out some review on youtube; according to the official website only two 200mm fan grills up top
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post #8 of 19
I came across the NZXT Tempest Evo for $109, main site says it supports a 240 rad up top. Its on my short list for now. But man, the Phantom sure is something to think about at that price point.

Edit: I just watched a Phantom video and its pre-drilled for a 240 rad up top. Fans get screwed to the rad anyway, so you'd be good to go.
Edited by Baskt_Case - 4/9/11 at 2:57pm
    
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post #9 of 19
Plenty of people have stuffed a rad in the top of their phantoms. Check out the Phantom owners thread here for some examples
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post #10 of 19
Quote:
Originally Posted by 2thAche View Post
Haf 922.
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