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you need kill-coil or biocide (PT Nuke-clear),drain valve ,fans,get 2x45 deg just in case
Edited by coolhandluke41 - 5/29/11 at 8:41pm
    
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you need kill-coil or biocide (PT Nuke-clear),drain valve ,fans,get 2x45 deg just in case
I was planning on the PT nuke from petras. For fans I am buying some gentle typoons elsewhere. In fact, I might be buying a lot of this from SVC as they are cheaper on the rads and things it appears.

Now where does this drain valve go and is this a specific part?
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Ok, I ordered that case and a vanilla EVGA GTX 580 this morning from newegg. Trying to find a place where I can get everything in one cart order from here and it appears like no one has the gentle typhoon 13 or 14's.

Anyone recommend any stores?

One last thing, is there much difference between 3/8" and 1/2" ID? And which OD to get on either of those?
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post #14 of 68
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Well I just made a big order. Here was my shopping list.

Aquastream XT pump with G1/8 and G3/8 adapters to G1/4
XSPC RX 120 and RX 240 radiators
EK HF copper CPU block
EK Copper/acetal for GTX 580
2x 45degree, 2x 90degree, and 10x straight Bitspower 1/2" to G1/4 barbs
16 (extras) re-usable clamps for 5/8" OD
10 feet of 7/16" ID x 5/8" OD tubing and an anti-kink coil (primochill? i think)
Swiftech Microres 2
PT nuke and Kill coil (not sure which was best)
Petras gel for decoupling
A vanilla GTX 580 by evga
Lian Li PC-9F case
6x Scythe GT AP-14's

I would have bought a bunch of gentle typhoon fans, but they are like all out of stock of the AP-13 and 14 models. I'll just use my noctuas until those come in stock.

Am I missing anything? I might have forgot to list it at as well.
Edited by Strobe - 6/1/11 at 11:13am
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In case anyone has been wondering where to buy gentle typhoon fans, aquatuning seems to have a bunch of all the speeds except ap-13's at very good prices. Expensive to ship in low quantities, but I just bought 6x AP-14's for about 17 per fan shipped and customs charges.

Also, anyone care to check over the list of parts I bought to see if I am missing anything?
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My evga GTX 580 has arrived, any tips on taking it apart and mounting the EK block?
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post #17 of 68
See if there is a video on youtube about it...or a similar fermi card, i know EK does some videos
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See if there is a video on youtube about it...or a similar fermi card, i know EK does some videos
Wow, didn't expect youtube to have so many 580 teardowns. Thanks for the tip lol. Found several videos that seem very detailed.
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post #19 of 68
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The goods have arrived.



The case is here, but not pictured. Also the fittings are in another box behind all that crap. Just waiting on the fans to come in from aquatuning. The tracking initially said Wednesday 6/8, but now there is no estimated time for delivery. On my order it says 48HR shipping and it shipped out today, so maybe it will come quickly. Not a big deal for me as I can't start it till Thursday night as this is my finals week and don't want to risk screwing something up at a critical time.
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post #20 of 68
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The goods have arrived.



The case is here, but not pictured. Also the fittings are in another box behind all that crap. Just waiting on the fans to come in from aquatuning. The tracking initially said Wednesday 6/8, but now there is no estimated time for delivery. On my order it says 48HR shipping and it shipped out today, so maybe it will come quickly. Not a big deal for me as I can't start it till Thursday night as this is my finals week and don't want to risk screwing something up at a critical time.
My order shipped out today too, they ship it from a warehouse in Germany, so more than likely it will arrive by Wednesday (my projected arrival date).
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