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Old 07-18-2004, 03:08 AM   #1 (permalink)
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how hard is it to install watercooling? im not very good with complex tools or something like that . . .

plus, could the case im getting handle it? (see sig)

otherwise, should i get a watercooling ready case?
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well that depends if you're alright at assembling things; to me it's not that hard, just takes a bit longer to install

apparently water cooling isn't that much better than the ol' heat sink an' fan when it comes to temperatures
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well, im good at assembling things (i assembled my desk, printer table, and loft bed - all from ikea, which mean that assembling is a pain in the @ $ $), but if i use a real nice heatsink, it should do well?

whats the chance of leakage in a watercooler? and how much quieter would it be?
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I suggest save your money and just get a descent Thermaltake cooler rather than water cooling; the chances of it leaking depend on how good the water cooling is, and how well you assembled it
for K8's I suggest a Venus 12
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ok, i guess i'll do that and if i have extra cash later on, i'll try water cooling if it really helps
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it won't make much difference, if any at all
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lol, ok, then if i ever have extra money, ill spend it on ram for my laptop!
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