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    HS+F for a Matx case?

    right im basically looking for someone that knows what the best cooling solution (read as - it will fit in the case!) for a mATX case. Im mainly referring to The The Casebuy mATX case and The Aspire X-QPACK case as they seem to be the same below the surface.

    so if anyone has got / had one of these and knows if something like a artic cooling or a zalman will fit that would be great!

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    Zalman 7000, Zalman CNPS8000, thermaltake blue orbs

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    its going to be a 939 sys btw... so a zalman 7000 will fit the majority of matx boards i presume?
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    Indeed they will.

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    arctic freezer will fit with a mod on the stability panel, and the zalmans will fit straight out. depends what u want really

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    i want great cooling with minimal noise. which means im looking at quite a hefty bit of heatsink. which then brings about the problems of capacitors on the mobo and the internals of the case itself
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    second, ill take some pics

    bare case:

    height:
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    Last edited by Steve B; 12-08-2006 at 01:24 AM.

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    Have you ever considered a zalman reserator? easiest introduction into watercooling, and quieter than any air cooling - ie truely silent

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