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Old 12-12-2007, 10:54 PM   #21 (permalink)
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Default Re: Looking for a good, CHEAP case.

Well I guess I can hold off.

I had to order some guitar strings since mine broke and I ran out. lulz.


But, at Xmas, a new case, gpu, and cpu cooler will be on my list.

How much temperature difference can you see from a good case, to a bad.
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i had the cm 534 and had idle temps of about 35-40 but when i switched to the cm 690 it went down to like 25-30. It stayed around 55 on a 12hour orthos test.
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i had the cm 534 and had idle temps of about 35-40 but when i switched to the cm 690 it went down to like 25-30. It stayed around 55 on a 12hour orthos test.
wow.

I need that soon :|
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Have you thought of Saving up for an Antec 900 ? Those are amazing.
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Have you thought of Saving up for an Antec 900 ? Those are amazing.
not really.
Id rather get the antec p182 instead of the 900.
If i really had the money i woould get the cm stacker 830.
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p182 is a very nice case. i just looked at it and man i like it a lot.
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p182 is a very nice case. i just looked at it and man i like it a lot.
yeah, its got class...and a cool unique style where as the 900 ....
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only thing i dont like is the lack of side vent.
i find that kinda important. but it still is a wicked case. very stylish and plain, me likes.
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only thing i dont like is the lack of side vent.
i find that kinda important. but it still is a wicked case. very stylish and plain, me likes.
then get one.
I dont think ive seen anyone over here with you, you could be the first.
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your right.. i've heard good things about the Xion Stacker case (i know Coolermaster name rip-off)
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