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Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by AthlonX2, Jul 31, 2010.

  1. AthlonX2

    AthlonX2 HyperVtX™

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    case gallery is broken and i wanted to make a project log for this as well since im going to be adding to this quite a bit.

    Thanks goes to coldstorm for the barbs,without them this project wouldnt look so good

    System Specs:

    EVGA E758
    Intel Xeon W3520
    EVGA GTX 470
    GSKILL TRIDENTS 6GB 2000 CL7-9-7-24
    EK Supreme LT
    EK Full Board Block + Mosfet Block
    EK 470GTX Block
    Bitspower Barbs
    Bitspower POM80 Reservoir
    Swiftech MCR220
    Primochill Black Tubing 3/8 - 5/8
    Antec True Power Quattro 850w
    2 x Seagate 750 Barracuda 7200.11


    The Blocks
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    The Res & Barbs
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    The Motherboard Before & After
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  2. kyle2020 Guest

    Must. Subscribe. :toast:
     
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    sneekypeet Unpaid Babysitter Staff Member

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    Do you run awesomesauce through that uber clean loop?
     
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    Pure ManJuice. Extracted from the sweat that drips from Chuck Norris' beard.
     
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    That's such a sick setup. Big props go to you for creating something really unique.
     
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    that is nice man
     
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    thanx for the comments guys,im trying to figure out where to stick a gpu block in the loop?
     
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    On the GPU? :D

    Run the GPU block as the last pass before the radiator? If Ive read up thoroughly enough in my time that might be correct. If not, I apologise and shal leave the H20 advice to the experts.
     
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    what about somes specs here? lol
     
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    CDdude55 Crazy 4 TPU!!!

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    Wow, that looks great!!!.:)

    Subscribed.;)


    ps: i have the same mobo and gpu.:D
     
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    subscribed cause Athlons custom tech bench is crazy!
     
  12. AthlonX2

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    updated OP with system specs and my current OC,working on getting 4.5 to stay stable
     
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    I want more on that work bench!

    Looking good Athlon. Now, doesn't it look sexy without "clamps"?! :D
     
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    AthlonX2 HyperVtX™

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    yeah i wasnt to sure about running 3/8 barbs with 3/8 tubes and no clamps but your trick works!!
     
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    Glad to hear it worked out for ya. the Barbs do look extra shiny. :toast:


    I think you should add that gpu line.. But, if you do.. is it going to be via one big loop, or will you add a rad in the mix to even out the cooling factor?
     
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    make the GPU the very last thing in the loop because its the hottest, the water will eventually get to one temp and stay that way so everything will be within a few degrees from each other but it will be cooler if the hottest device is at the end of the loop closest to going into the rad
     
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    best megarig ive seen yet :rockout:
     
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    sweet set up! You guys are funny...:)
     
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    Nice stuff dude! I swear I've seen this thread before! ;) :toast:
     
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    I like where this is going and I love the quality pics!
     
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    brandonwh64 Addicted to Bacon and StarCrunches!!!

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    Nice setup! i would like to get a westmere CPU one day! i dont think my gene board supports them yet tho
     
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    so i got my D5 today and decided it needed a face lift.

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    Nice, did you tap those yourself? What about a top? I have the EK tops on mine and they are a bit blockly but still sexy.
     
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    Might have been smart to take it off the bracket before shaving off the barbs, but it looks good! I think it would look even better if you painted the bracket silver to match the barbs!
     
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    yeah drilled and tapped this morning:toast:
     

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