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thermaltake armor A30 water cooling ?

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So I picked up a thermaltake armor A30. I'm running an I5 2500k and would like to overclock it some....just curious if anyone's installed an all in one water cooling system like "cool it" or H50. Not looking for anything custom just something a little better than air. I did a search couldn't find anyone whos attempted it yet..the top fan looks like a great spot to mount the radiator. All help is appreciated.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811133187&Tpk=armor%20a30
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It's not uncommon for high end air coolers to beat all in one water coolers like the H50.
    
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Some high end air coolers will beat the all-in-one water coolers.

I would get a H60 since you don't have mcuh room....
Edited by Triangle - 4/10/11 at 8:03pm
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so which low profile 1155 after market air cooler would you guys recommend? I'm running this

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835118062

I have a good amount of room before I hit my PSU. Any other good coolers out there that arnt super tall but cool very well? right now the pc is running at 31 - 34 normal computing and gets up to about 55 during prime 95. My goal is 4.2 under 65C during full load / gaming.

btw its a 2500k i5 3.3 (3.7 turbo)
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Coolers that match/beat the performance of the h50 are useually quite big, such as the thermal take Frio, Megahalem etc.....
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Oh, I didn't realize we were talking about a little case. I thought all the Tt armor cases were full towers. Probably an H60 would be the way to go in a case like that.
    
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