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being a wc virgin is not an excuse. I went a full custom set up my first time. Now if you are getting this get for being a cost effective way to water cool that is a good reason.
You are going to have to set it up like a custom loop cut tubing to proper length hook it up to barbs and etc.
This was my first wc venture back in 2009
http://www.overclock.net/case-mod-wo...eatkiller.html

I even have a water cooling guide in sig. as well as in the wc sticky section.
Yeah, for me at this point it's about ease of use and cost effectiveness. I wanna have the least chance of having it go bad and ruin my parts, but the best possible cooling at the same time. Ya know?

Also, for the most part it's only CPU...I really don't have any plans on doing my video cards, since I tend to switch those out a lot more than normal people
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Yeah, for me at this point it's about ease of use and cost effectiveness. I wanna have the least chance of having it go bad and ruin my parts, but the best possible cooling at the same time. Ya know?

Also, for the most part it's only CPU...I really don't have any plans on doing my video cards, since I tend to switch those out a lot more than normal people
It will be the same if you were going custom you still have to assemble the loop. I have done 3-4 wc setups no issues at all.
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Yeah, for me at this point it's about ease of use and cost effectiveness. I wanna have the least chance of having it go bad and ruin my parts, but the best possible cooling at the same time. Ya know?

Also, for the most part it's only CPU...I really don't have any plans on doing my video cards, since I tend to switch those out a lot more than normal people
Are you mechanically inclined? Can you change your own oil? If so this is simple. Basic kits like these are not difficult at all.
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Are you mechanically inclined? Can you change your own oil? If so this is simple. Basic kits like these are not difficult at all.
I'm sure everything would work out fine, just call it paranoia It's not like there's insurance for a bad WC setup ruining parts
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I'm about to order.

Either this:
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11..._Kit_-HOT.html

Or this:
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12..._Kit-_HOT.html

Anybody know how the HAF X fares with a 360 radiator?? If it'll work, I'll just get the 360

ALSO, does this come with EVERYTHING I need? Or do I need to buy coolant etc?
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You need to fill it with distilled water and get an antimicrobial. Either silver kill coils or dead water. You can get the water at any drug store. froze CPU sells the other stuff as accessories when I ordered mine from them. Make sure you shake dead water before you use it. The copper sediments in the bottom.
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