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Old 01-22-2006, 02:02 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I have been thinking of watercooling my setup for quite a while. Looking at my setup in my sig, is it worth it?? i want quieter operation and more reliability for my system, but I really dont know where to start. I have $400 to $500 to spend. Should I go custom or buy a kit?? And can someone point me to a good company as well? Any advice is welcome.
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Old 01-23-2006, 08:54 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Here's a link on water cooling. You can Google "water cooling" and browse dozens more.

From your listed specs you have a really sweet rig. So, pragmatics first. If your system is running hot and sounds like a chopper lifting off then water cooling is a logical next step.

If you don't have over-heating and excessive noise problems and want to add water cooling "just because" that's not a bad reason either.

If it were my choice I would use a kit in the first example and try to rationalize a case cooler in the second.
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Sorry this has nothing to do with the topic but **** that is a sweet system.
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well after i asked this same question several days ago i found it better to build a custom water cooling system, with 400-500$ to spend you can build a very nice one.
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