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wich kit would u guys choose if you had to choose 1 of these

either this one http://www.indomo.se/11896-EK-KIT-H3O-Supreme-LT-240
or the XSPC Rasa 750 rs240 kit?

tell me wich one you would choose and why.
and if there are any major flaws with any of the kits if possible.
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That EK kit comes with the worst pump I have seen in a long while.

I think the Rasa kit pump is weak (fine for the rasa components, but wont take very kindly to adding parts into the loop), but that EK pump comes up nearly half the Rasa kit's peak flowrate.


I'd go for the rasa kit.
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post #3 of 15
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That EK kit comes with the worst pump I have seen in a long while.

I think the Rasa kit pump is weak (fine for the rasa components, but wont take very kindly to adding parts into the loop), but that EK pump comes up nearly half the Rasa kit's peak flowrate.


I'd go for the rasa kit.
ok but say if i were to upgrade the pump in the EK system would u go with that then beacuse my plan originally was to get a ddc pump with acrylic top or res top..

and if i was to do that how do i know wich pump has the blue impeller?
is the blue impeller pump the best of those pumps?

i was gonna add another either 240 rad or 120 rad later and maybe 1 gpu block.
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post #4 of 15
I'd say the Rasa kit, but only if you can afford and have the room to bump up to the RX version. Those RX radiators are fantastic, and the Rasa CPU blocks are very good as well. The tubing is bad in the kits, and the pumps, while I'm not a fan, others have been more than happy with. You should spend a few minutes going through the Rasa kit fan club thread on here, there's a TON of info, experiences, and impressions in that thread.
post #5 of 15
Do some digging for Rasa block install videos. Mounting the Rasa block is done without a backplate-and takes a bit of thinking.
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post #6 of 15
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Do some digging for Rasa block install videos. Mounting the Rasa block is done without a backplate-and takes a bit of thinking.
it comes with a blackplate so i doubt that?
post #7 of 15
the ek pump is terrible... the rasa pump is decent..

the radiators are both on par with each other slightly leaning towards the ek skews imo.

I'd get the rasa kit, and for amd guys... the rasa kit can be a weird mount
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it comes with a blackplate so i doubt that?
Last I knew the backplates were only for LGA and not AM socket.
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post #9 of 15
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thanks for all the replies.

ok so even if i were to switch out the pump on the EK kit you would still go with rasa kit? i would get the rasa RX kit but it wont fit in my chassi.

the EK kit would be upgraded with a mcp355 or whatever they are called, if that is the one with a blue impeller.?


i will however uppgrade later to rx240 or 120 rad in my case + what ever kit i get.


so the question still is do i get the EK kit with mcp355 pump or Rasa rs240 kit without pump.
the price difference dosent bother me at all.

and how do i know if the mcp355 is the one with the blue impeller? or is it another pump?
Edited by funkyslayer - 5/19/11 at 9:51am
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