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So I have ordered the Coolit Vantage ALC Cpu cooler, its on its way!http://www.coolitsystems.com/index.php/en/vantage.html

So they say the fan is 120cfm...dunno if i buy that or not. My plan is to do a push/pull config on the Rad, any sugestions? They have to be PWM fans. This is what im thinking about: http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11636/fan-744/Scythe_Slip_Stream_120mm_x_25mm_PWM_High_Speed_Fan_-_SY1225SL12H-P.html?tl=g36c435s1104

Wish i could find some Led fans, but not the highest priority. Any other suggestions?
 
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Anyone?
 

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As far as 120CFM for the stock fan, not unless it has been changed since I tested one. I would guess 80-90 CFM at best.

The slipstreams are fine, but dont forget the Vantage uses very tight fins, so to get really good results, you are going to want to run those fans at near full speed;)
 
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Did you do a review on one? I looked but didnt see a review. Im not going to be going for MAJOR overclocks anyway, more like 3.8ghz or so on my 930. I figured that the 120CFM rating was a bit high. But im guessing two of those slipstreams in a push/pull should yield good results, likely better than a Xiggy DK!
 
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Did you do a review on one? I looked but didnt see a review. Im not going to be going for MAJOR overclocks anyway, more like 3.8ghz or so on my 930. I figured that the 120CFM rating was a bit high. But im guessing two of those slipstreams in a push/pull should yield good results, likely better than a Xiggy DK!
Here you go :toast:
 

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looks like you should just get a corsair H50 or H70 haha is that the V10 you sold me at the top of the graph sneeky? it cools alot better now something about some asshole modding the TEC with a bigger 80w one
 
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Vantage is already on its way!

@Loosenut: I have read reviews, i just didnt see any done by tpu. However i thank you for the link, good read!
 

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Thankfully i didnt pay that much for it!
 

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No I mean cdawalls V10. I hope you didnt pay that for the ALC:roll:
i didn't pay $150 for it either :slap: thanks again for the deal on it you should see it with a real tec and the dumb controller gone one of these days ill post results with it
 

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I remember the shots with ice on the base;)
 

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Ok, i was confused, back on track now
 

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the ALC is nice compared to the H50, as i think it has a much easier install kit to work with.

Also a PRO TIP;) The temp you will see on the display is not the temperature of the CPU, but rather the temperature of the coolant in the loop. Have fun with the orientation friendly and multi-color LED screen.
 
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the ALC is nice compared to the H50, as i think it has a much easier install kit to work with.

Also a PRO TIP;) The temp you will see on the display is not the temperature of the CPU, but rather the temperature of the coolant in the loop. Have fun with the orientation friendly and multi-color LED screen.
Thanks! I did read that about the coolant temp.I intend to monitor the cpu seperately, My first foray into water cooling! (ish).
 
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Here is mine I just installed in a game rig:



After some revisions in the mounting and removing two of the four push/pull fans I was able to install the top cover on the LianLi without any surgery.





Removal of two fans had little effect on performance.





 
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Wow! Thanks for all the effort there, looks awesome. I didnt know that would fit on SandyBridge, thats good to know.
 

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It came with all mount options including AM3. :toast:
 

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rick, is that dual rad version retail, or did you get that direct from CoolIt that way?
 
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rick, is that dual rad version retail, or did you get that direct from CoolIt that way?
Coolit made it specifically for me. It may be one of two existing.

 
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Coolit made it specifically for me. It may be one of two existing.
Thanks, I remember when I got mine there was talk of it going retail, just never saw it, that would explain it:toast:
 
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Seems i shpulda been aware of that, but i wasnt..lol

That is an awesome deal with that Rad. Maybe since they are gonna be linked up with corsair now they'll launch a retail version of it.Sux they killed Maestro.
 

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