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Old March 8, 2011, 03:36 PM
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Originally Posted by Socrates_Johnston View Post
damn the 600t is on sale for cheap at canada computers right now:

Corsair Graphite Series 600T Mid Tower ATX PC Case (CC600T) | Canada Computers

Our Price$159.99
Discount -$30.00
Sale Price $ 129.99
NCIX is cheaper

NCIX.com - Buy Corsair Graphite Series 600T Mid-Tower Case ATX 4X5.25 6X3.5INT USB 1394 4 Channel Fan Ctrl No PS - Corsair - CC600T - in Canada

$119.99
Been that way the whole week.

For air cooling I'd say HAF X beats most cases hands down (except for the Silverstone RV02/FT02 type cases).
If your mind is set on the 600T, I'd recommend getting the side panel, and swap the mesh insert into it.
It will make a huge difference in the amount of air being drawn into the case, or just use some twist ties and place a 120mm fan on the drive cages to blow air over your graphics cards.

Nice pic Mekaw, your system looks fantastic!


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Originally Posted by Socrates_Johnston View Post
I read that the 650D will feature a similar fan setup as the 600t, but will come with better fans stock.
Yes the new fans are better at moving air. (however this might also be due to the fact that the case has less obstruction for intake & exhaust)
The fan blade design is sickle design, much like the cooler master r4 fan blades, but flattened out more.
However I recommend to anyone who is going to purchase, or has already purchased the 650D, to take a bit more care handling the new Corsair stock fans, the blades are very very thin, and might be more fragile than the 600T stock fans.
(I'm replacing the 650D fans out anyhow, so its no big deal to me... just thought it was worth mentioning to potential buyers)
Perhaps HWC will have an upcoming video review for everyone for a better idea of what this case is all about.
I can only say so much before putting people to sleep.

Sorry I don't mean to drag this thread off topic.

Last edited by Grampa; March 8, 2011 at 04:02 PM.
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