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    Default XSPC Rad?

    Hey Guys,

    Looking at a RAD for my boy's machine, which is in a Corsair 760T (Arctic) and I'm looking at this.

    Has anyone used this RAD? Opinions? It's $99 on it's own...which is a bit more expensive than a plain old black Rad, but I think it would look pretty good in the Arctic White case.

    (There are a couple of Black Ice Nemesis units that bracket this one, 1 @ about $20 Less, and another @ about $20 More).

    Thoughts?

    S.

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    Default Re: XSPC Rad?

    I have used the AX series a couple of times with great results. The increased price is due to the increased amount of copper used, not the color - the black version is the same price. Excellent low rpm performers and they scale well. They were designed to give RX series performance in a slimmer package, which they essentially do.

    Performance PCs also does rads in white with a fairly minimal upcharge.

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    Default Re: XSPC Rad?

    Quote Originally Posted by Ciarlatano View Post
    I have used the AX series a couple of times with great results. The increased price is due to the increased amount of copper used, not the color - the black version is the same price. Excellent low rpm performers and they scale well. They were designed to give RX series performance in a slimmer package, which they essentially do.
    Thanks! Good to know.

    Quote Originally Posted by Ciarlatano View Post
    Performance PCs also does rads in white with a fairly minimal upcharge.
    Hmmm...do you mean they aftermarket paint them? I seem to recall seeing a link someplace where they offered that, but I can't find it at the moment.

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    Default Re: XSPC Rad?

    Quote Originally Posted by Gu3 View Post
    Thanks! Good to know.



    Hmmm...do you mean they aftermarket paint them? I seem to recall seeing a link someplace where they offered that, but I can't find it at the moment.

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    Yes - they paint the Black Ice rads - Watercooling Radiators - white

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    Default Re: XSPC Rad?

    OK, yeah, I saw them, for whatever reason, I didn't link the fact that PPC was pre-painting them, and your comment...was thinking they custom painted them on demand. The Black Ice is certainly appealing, but for $99, I was thinking the XSPC might work.

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