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What should I upgrade next?

post #1 of 5
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So title says all what should I upgrade in my loop next? I'm thinking the tubing or some compression fittings, a fan controller, that kind of stuff.
Price limit is $100.

I don't think I need a new CPU block because I'm getting 58 at 4.09 GHz on load and my GPU is only getting 45 on load, so those are pretty safe temps and my rad is still good, just bought the RX 360 kit a month or two ago. I would prefer to buy from jab-tech because I find their customer service to be pretty good. But Frozencpu is fine too.
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I thought I had seen where there was less than 1C difference between the EK Supreme HF & the Rasa CPU blocks.... personally I'd say either add a 240 radiator or depending on the fans, get some gentle typhoons.
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post #3 of 5
I would get a fan controller. Lamptron's are great. How many fans will you be controlling?
What fans do you have? Maybe a fan upgrade?
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post #4 of 5
Most likly he had stock kit fans, I would get a controller, some shrouds, or push and pull,

But if you are perfectly fine with temps and just want to make it look better then compression is in order
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post #5 of 5
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Ok thanks for the help guys I will be going with 3 AP-15's instead of my stock fans and 5 feet of primochill tubing.
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