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snef March 29, 2012 02:58 PM

NZXT Switch 810 Rog WaterColled
 
HI
i start a new project
no case mod or paint or something special, just trying to make a good gaming rig with little overclock

my hardware
1- 1 x Seasonic X-1250
2- 1 x Asus Rampage IV Extreme
3- 1x Intel I7-3930k
4- 2 x 16GB ram Gskill 2133 quad channel (32GB Total)
5- 2 x XFX HD7970 OC Core Black Edition
6- 2 x SSD OCZ Octane 256GB
7- 2 x Seagate 1.5TB in my previous rig
8- 1 x NZXT Switch 810 black
9- 12 x Fan Bitfenix Spectro Pro 120mm red led
10- 4 x NZXT Fan 140mm red led
11- 1 x RayStorm CPU WaterBlock (Intel)
12- 2 x EK-FC7970 Backplate - Black
13- 2 x Koolance VID-AR797
14- 2 x Single Slot EK-VGA I/O bracket HD7970
15- 1 x Performance Dual 120mm Radiator XSPC RX240
16- 1 x XSPC EX360 Radiator and 1 x XSPC EX240 radiator
17- 2 x Swiftech MCP 355 Water Pump 2Gal/Min
18- 1 x XSPC Dual 5.25" Reservoir for Two Laing DDC's Dual Loop
19- 16 x 3/8"ID - 5/8"OD Straight Compression Fitting - Black
20- 4 x BitsPower Dual Rotary 45-Degree 3/8"ID - 5/8"OD Compression Fitting - Black
21- 4 x BitsPower triple Rotary 90-Degree (45x2) 3/8"ID - 5/8"OD Compression Fitting - Black
22- 4 x BitsPower 90-Degree 3/8"ID - 5/8"OD Compression Fitting - Black
23- 20' Feser Tube Active UV Hose - 3/8" ID - 5/8" OD - UV Red
24- 2 x Feser One - Cooling Fluid - UV RED (1 litre)
25- 1 x 2A 12v & 5v External DC Power Supply (MOLEX) for System Testing
26- 1 x ARCTIC MX-4 Thermal Paste
27- 4 x XSPC Sleeved 5mm Single LED Module - Red
28- 3 x K -3/8" ID (5/8" OD) Tubing, Quick Disconnect Shutoff Valve "M"
29- 2 x K -3/8" ID (5/8" OD) Tubing, Quick Disconnect Shutoff Valve "F"
30- 4 x 30mm Bitspower Spacer Adapter Male/Female - Matt Black
31- and a lot of small thing




first my desk with my previous computer
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...ng%20rig/a.jpg
all blu led,

first order was at my door
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1457.jpg

2 days later, first watercooling parts was at my door
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1469.jpg

yesterday, i received my case, finally
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1473.jpg
i hate when i see the box like that,

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1475.jpg
but no damage on the case

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1478.jpg
inspection of inside of the case, just for sur everything fit in thisbig box

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1479.jpg
first moving 140mmfan from top to front, no led needed here, and installation of the reservoir

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1487.jpg
installation of inside case fan

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1488.jpg
nervous parts of the process, installing GPU water Block
no more warranty

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1494.jpg
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1497.jpg
and im stuck here, waiting for the rest of the water coolling hardware

more to come

Pabz0r545 March 29, 2012 03:12 PM

Very nice! I'm definitely jelly.

1V4N March 29, 2012 05:31 PM

wow very nice build log

jeez thats a few months of salary for all that nice gear...:thumb:

mind if I ask why you chose that particular case over others?

also, where did you pick up the case from?

I currently have the white version of the switch 810, but I've been lazy to swap out my components from my current Phantom Black w/Green....LOL

snef March 29, 2012 05:41 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by 1V4N (Post 616041)
wow very nice build log

mind if I ask why you chose that particular case over others?

also, where did you pick up the case from?

I currently have the white version of the switch 810, but I've been lazy to swap out my components from my current Phantom Black w/Green....LOL

Thanks

Why this case
My 2 last choice was switch 810 and cosmo II
And chose this one only for the side windows without fan
My first criteria was able to install a 360 and 240 radiator without any mod or cut
And the 810 is perfect for radiator
Support triple 140mm on top + a dual 140mm at the bottom with hard drive cage still in case
And i think its the best case for the price
And the cosmo II is a MONSTER, to big

Came from NCIX.com

Killswitch March 31, 2012 01:02 PM

Hey snef, where did you get the red and black extensions??

snef March 31, 2012 02:43 PM

im nit sure if i can post the name, if not, please delete my answer

frozencpu

Killswitch March 31, 2012 08:23 PM

I don't see any reason why you couldn't mention ANY e-tailer's name on this forum.

Thanks for the info.

sswilson March 31, 2012 08:35 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by snef (Post 616673)
im nit sure if i can post the name, if not, please delete my answer

frozencpu

Hehehe....... yeah, while we might appear to be biased towards NCIX we're not affiliated with them, and encourage discussion on all legit retail sources. Feel free to mention any retailer so long as you're not spamming us from the retailer itself..... ;)

And yeah, as has already been commented on, that's one mighty fine looking build you've got going on there for something that's "nothing fancy"....... ;)

1V4N March 31, 2012 09:06 PM

Thanks for the info, yes I agree its got alot of great features and NZXT seems to really be listening to the enthusiasts and doing a great job

The Cosmos II is nice but once its outfitted its a complete hog....way to heavy

Love your build nice work

Quote:

Originally Posted by snef (Post 616043)
Thanks

Why this case
My 2 last choice was switch 810 and cosmo II
And chose this one only for the side windows without fan
My first criteria was able to install a 360 and 240 radiator without any mod or cut
And the 810 is perfect for radiator
Support triple 140mm on top + a dual 140mm at the bottom with hard drive cage still in case
And i think its the best case for the price
And the cosmo II is a MONSTER, to big

Came from NCIX.com


snef April 3, 2012 02:35 PM

i received my last order
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1505.jpg
funny, the tubing seem to be Orange but its really red

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1508.jpg
i installed bottom rad, but i forgot the drain port

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1513.jpg
now the drain port is installed and first leak test

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1514.jpg
oupsssss, i installe both pump in serial, but dont forget to put back the stop plug on fill port of the reservoir :doh::shok::haha:


fish pics
but this is my temp
CPU at 4.2Ghz
Antec KHuler 620: Idle 39, Load 75
Custom Water : Idle 32, load 49

GPU HD7970 XFX OC at 1000
with fan : Idle 60, Load 80 (with furmark)
Water Cooling: Idle 32, Load 49 (with Furmark)
in full load , i have lower temp than idle
but now, noise, yess, the fan on 7970 is like a jet plane
now i will try to OC more the CPU and GPU

Now the pics
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1516.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1530.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1535.jpg
http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1537.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1544.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1551.jpg

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y15...g/IMG_1553.jpg

Not to bad for a first Water Cooling project
its never finish,
i check PCH temp i think jump to water colling chipset now
and i will change the sli bridge, i dont like it

and by the way the EK back plate work with Koolance GPU waterblock
just need a little bit longer screew than the one Koolance provide
the one with the back plate dosnt work


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