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Chicken Patties New i7 Cooling Setup

Discussion in 'Project Logs' started by Chicken Patty, Jan 21, 2009.

  1. Chicken Patty

    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    Well the i7 is finally going to have some good cooling. Got my parts today from Sidewinders.


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    HW Labs GTX 480 Rad
    Swiftech MCP 655 Pump
    EK 250 Res
    4 Scythe 2000RPM Fans
    10ft of Clear 7/16th tubing


    All the Parts Packaged
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    Fan Sleeving by Gary @ Sidewinders, great job!!!!
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  2. Fitseries3

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    be carefull with the ek res mounts. they break easily.
     
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    i'll keep that in mind, I noticed while handling them they seemed a bit cheap, but lets see, hopefully they hold up :D
     
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    Looks like your going to have a pretty sweet setup. Can't wait to see some more pics.
     
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    I have all my stuffs in OEM packages :(.

    Yours in nice boxes...

    BTW, how much it cost you for the pump?
     
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    thanks.

    I will do the install tomorrow, so i'll post the pics here :)
    $65.95

    http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/swmc12vdcpuw.html
     
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    I would love to see how this turns out!
     
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    If you quote a post with 8 pics, you might want to take those out :roll:
    some of us are on 56k! (not me)
     
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    What coolant you gonna run CP? Setup looks like it will turn out very very well.
     
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    I like it so far
     
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    That's the same radiator and reservoir I'm ordering next Friday! :D
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    you done yet CP? lol.... post some pix plz.
    :respect:
     
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    alright guys its up and running, pics soon!
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    PIX NOW!!!! I demand theeeee lol!!!! :rockout:
     
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    Really nice stuff you got there
     
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    alright guys uploading pics, give me two minutes.
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    you mean.... YOU GOT THERE?:slap:
     
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    I dont get it.. edit: i got it now
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    times up CP.... show us the goddies mate!!!!!:pimp:
     
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    fullinfusion 1.21 Gigawatts

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    you said " really good stuff I got there!
    you mean really good stuff you got there lol
     
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    Chicken Patty WCG Moderator Staff Member

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    ok guys here you go:


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