H2O-Fractal DD XL R2
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May 31, 2013, 11:30 AM
Join Date: Mar 2013
My System Specs
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The reason I asked is not to insult, but you mentioned intel thermal paste.
Anyway, the temps on the cpu seem very good then. They will raise a bit with the gpu in the loop. Maybe add a slim rad to the top? Also, it would hurt using the mx-3/4 as its pretty cheap.
No no. I didn't mean to sound rude. I was being funny man. I don't go the mean/rude route and if that's what you got from me then I'm sorry about that. I thought MX-4 is very good stuff since it's non-conductive.
Edit: Do you think 1/2" ID tubing will be better than what I currently have? So I did some research and I will be sticking to the 3/8" ID since there's very minuscule difference between 3/8" ID and 1/2" ID with respect to cooling potential.
I think I will put a 280mm rad (140x2 up top and use my 2xNoctua NF-A14 fans). I just don't know if I should go for a 47mm or 37mm thick rad and at the same time I want the NZXT H630 case but it looks like my case will surfice.
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My System Specs
ASUS Maximus VI Formula|Water Cooled
Intel Core i7 4770K
16 GB G.Skills Ripjaws Z 1866 MHz
eVGA GTX 780 Hydro Copper OC@ 1350 MHz
256 GB Samsung 830|Samsung Free Agent 2TB
Silverstone Strider Evolution 1000 W Gold w/ MDPC sleeves
Fractal Design Define XL R2|NZXT Sentry Mesh|13 x 120 mm Noctua NF-P12
Creative Sound Blaster Z|Sennheiser PC 350
Samsung DVD-/+ RW
Dell 27' U2713HM
Windows 7 Ultimate 64
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