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kazenagi December 2, 2011 04:50 PM

How much did your loop cost
 
So after counting up the bills and realizing how addicting water cooling is I was wondering how much you guys put into your loops. I spent around $700 for my loop. Fittings and fans really bite you in the butt :doh:

JayDeeHobbit December 2, 2011 05:17 PM

I spent about $500 for my loop in July of 2007 and just switched over to an Antec Khuler 920 in October so I got over 4 years with the MCP655-B pump and Black Ice Xtreme rad.
I did change the CPU block once and bought some fittings, tubing, liquid and other toys over those 4+ years so make the total $850.

And I also had a lot of fun with it and also modding my cases to better fit the loops I built in those cases. :)

So not a great decision from a price performance perspective but from a fun perspective it was worth it if you are into that sort of tinkering.

Keywork December 2, 2011 05:18 PM

A bit over $400ish I believe.

SugarJ December 2, 2011 07:53 PM

Including the GPU block, mobo block, pump mount and compression fittings the total was around $600 for my current loop. Over months of time.

clshades December 2, 2011 08:23 PM

The current build is around 600 with shipping I guess. In total I've spent double that playing around. :)

lowfat December 2, 2011 09:15 PM

The little loop in my server cost around $500 or so if you include the coolant, dye, and fans.

zsamz_ December 2, 2011 09:27 PM

i stopped countin when i spent over 1500$ :rofl:

4 watercooled pcs :haha:
and i put the htpc on air:haha:

Amarthfea December 3, 2011 04:59 AM

my first loop;
swiftech 360, D5, minires, barbs, 3 fans, and tubing 10ft pack, luna cpu block, $200

my current loop -> almost $200 on the Sythe GT black's alone lol


dustin1706 December 3, 2011 03:50 PM

This loop was around 1K with shipping. mobo block, GPU blocks, CPU block, 2 655s, 2 res's, dual pump top, 3x120, 2x120, tubing, compression fittings and adapters etc.

Philth December 3, 2011 03:58 PM

I try to avoid thinking about that..


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