aria and vga silencer a fit?

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aria and vga silencer a fit?

Postposted on Sat Oct 02, 2004 10:24 am

Ive read 2 conflicting reports on wheather an aria can handle a 9800 pro with an arctic cooling vga silencer or not. the people at silentpcreview seem to say its a no way whereas the HTCP site review sais they are the only way to go. has anyone else had experiance with said combo? any advice welcom. im generaly a pretty good problem solver so when the parts arive Ill tell ya how it went
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Postposted on Sat Oct 02, 2004 10:52 am

I know someone who installed the Arctic-Cooling VGA silencer on a Radeon 9800 Pro in an Aria case. He said that it lowered his case temperatures significantly. Of course, it does block one of your PCI slots.
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Postposted on Sat Oct 02, 2004 9:18 pm

yeeehaw! good news! with all the reports of the aria being a system crashing blast furnace I think I might be able to get around that problem. my system (on order but not arrived consists of the following.
athlon64 3000+
msi k8mn-fi (nforce 3 250)
zalman 7000b al-cu cooler
radeon 9800 pro (128)
wimpy pc2700 1 gig left over from last system
wimpy 80gb hdd (leftover)
wifi g pci card
im excited!
ill be replacing old parts over time ;)
thanks for the good news
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