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What made you go Water Cooling?

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While holding my compression fittings in my hands I can tell you that you are wrong.
 
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#52
Like I said, that 355 is a lot noisier than a DDC-1. For such a small loop just get the XSPC with the pump already in it for $50 and be done with it. Besides that, there is absolutely no reason to buy a 355 now that the 35X is out.

EDIT: Yup, wrong fittings Young Shaver.
 

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#54
Like I said, that 355 is a lot noisier than a DDC-1. For such a small loop just get the XSPC with the pump already in it for $50 and be done with it. Besides that, there is absolutely no reason to buy a 355 now that the 35X is out.
I was talking to Erocker, and he said he can't hear shit out of his 355.
 

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I was talking to Erocker, and he said he can't hear shit out of his 355.
Mine was not any louder than my D4 and D5 vario, but the DDC1T I have is quiter.


Also read the title of your fittings before telling people they are wrong. ;)

 
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#56
I was talking to Erocker, and he said he can't hear shit out of his 355.
Whatever, dude. Like I said, buying a 355 instead of a 35X is asinine, especially since all you need is a DDC-1.

 

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#57
Mine was not any louder than my D4 and D5 vario, but the DDC1T I have is quiter.


Also read the title of your fittings before telling people they are wrong. ;)

http://img.techpowerup.org/121008/Capture002119.jpg
Well then, what black compression fittings fit my tubing. The ones I have listed are what Erocker linked me to get.

Whatever, dude. Like I said, buying a 355 instead of a 35X is asinine, especially since all you need is a DDC-1.

http://img.techpowerup.org/121009/Untitled.jpg

I found the DCC-1

http://www.performance-pcs.com/cata...e=product_info&cPath=59_201&products_id=33259
I can't stick that pump on my reservior though.
 

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#58
Well then, what black compression fittings fit my tubing. The ones I have listed are what Erocker linked me to get.
You seriously couldn't look that up?

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g30...on-12_x_58_Compression-Page1.html?id=N3nbJCGq

Start with the black ones there are 6 different ones on that site alone.

I found the DCC-1

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=33259
I can't stick that pump on my reservior though.

Wrong again...It will work just fine with the reservoir you listed.
 

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#60
every single one of those fittings are 5/8 OD. Thanks for showing the same shit I was looking at before....
My mistake hit the wrong link on there site that breaks them down to 1/2 by 3/4"

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g30...gs-Compression-12_x_34_Compression-Page1.html

same deal tons of black ones.



Here is the DDC1T for $35 shipped as well. http://www.techpowerup.com/forums/showthread.php?t=155400

I put the link on the wrong line above cdawall. I know the DCC-1 will work with the res I listed, I was talking about MCP35X that Alex was talking about.
Well that makes me less confused now...
 

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Cooling. Don't care about noise, looks or anything else. Just function.

All I use is distilled water, cheap ass Lowes 1/2" tubing, and flush it every now and then.
 

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#64
So did I :) I may try and dual pump my mini ITX build or keep it as a spare.
im going to beat you too it!! You already have a pump! i don't!

Oh wait, He has 12 of them. JESUS!
 

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He's been selling pumps for a while, he probably has more than 1 ;)
Edit 12 FTW lol
 

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im going to beat you too it!! You already have a pump! i don't!

Oh wait, He has 12 of them. JESUS!
I ordered 12 but I pm'd him before you so I win :laugh:
 

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My computer is on 24/7 unless I am gone on a vacation. Thus the pump runs 24/7.


I have cleaned out my loop once. I use a mix of high grade industrial anti-freeze, distilled-dionized water, and a tiny drop of antibacterial dish soap. My loop was clean anyway.


I changed fittings to prevent a small kink in the tubing, but the worst I have had was a tiny leak that left a quarter sized blue (from the moly in the coolant) mark. About a teaspoon of liquid leaked.
 
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All but the last option, but I voted for the looks, because I honestly haven't benefited from it all that much in the other two areas.
 
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Software Win 10 64 Bit
Benchmark Scores Gaming at high performance is my priority
#73
first performance then silent
 

MxPhenom 216

Corsair Fanboy
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System Name The Battlestation
Processor Intel Core i7 4770k @ 4.2GHZ 1.275v
Motherboard MSi Z97 Gaming 5
Cooling EK Supremacy w/ EK Coolstream PE360
Memory G. Skill Trident X 16Gb (4x4GB) 2400mhz @ 1.65v
Video Card(s) MSi GTX1070 Gaming X 8GB @ 2GHz
Storage Samsung 830 128GB SSD, Crucial MX200 500GB, Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2x 1TB Partitions)
Display(s) Qnix QX2710 27" 2560 x 1440 PLS @ 100hz
Case Phantek Enthoo Evolv ATX TG
Audio Device(s) MSi Gaming AudioBoost ALC1150 w/ Sennheiser Game Ones
Power Supply Seasonic Flagship Prime Platinum 850
Mouse Steelseries Rival 310 w/ QCK Mass mat
Keyboard Corsair K70 w/ MX Browns and Red Backlit
Software Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Benchmark Scores Firestrike: 15439
#74
first performance then silent
yeah, I about shat myself when I watched a video of a guy playing with his GTX680 at 1250mhz on water and only hitting 36c in game! I said, "I want Dat!!!"
 

MxPhenom 216

Corsair Fanboy
Joined
Aug 31, 2010
Messages
12,129 (4.55/day)
Likes
3,697
Location
Seattle, WA
System Name The Battlestation
Processor Intel Core i7 4770k @ 4.2GHZ 1.275v
Motherboard MSi Z97 Gaming 5
Cooling EK Supremacy w/ EK Coolstream PE360
Memory G. Skill Trident X 16Gb (4x4GB) 2400mhz @ 1.65v
Video Card(s) MSi GTX1070 Gaming X 8GB @ 2GHz
Storage Samsung 830 128GB SSD, Crucial MX200 500GB, Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2x 1TB Partitions)
Display(s) Qnix QX2710 27" 2560 x 1440 PLS @ 100hz
Case Phantek Enthoo Evolv ATX TG
Audio Device(s) MSi Gaming AudioBoost ALC1150 w/ Sennheiser Game Ones
Power Supply Seasonic Flagship Prime Platinum 850
Mouse Steelseries Rival 310 w/ QCK Mass mat
Keyboard Corsair K70 w/ MX Browns and Red Backlit
Software Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit
Benchmark Scores Firestrike: 15439
#75
Do you guys think I should get angular fittings for the gpu?