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Should I get the RX360 Rasa kit or build a custom loop?

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How much money might the kit save vs a custom loop? Looking for a loop for CPU and GPU. Also, what are the best fans for the XSPC RX rads?
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post #2 of 19
If you know what you're doing, go for the custom loop.

If you're not sure what you need to buy, go for the 360.
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post #3 of 19
Just get the RX360. It'll be cheaper. If you want some fans well the AP-15's are the way to go but they are always sold out. Go for the Yate Loons.
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post #4 of 19
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Aren't Yate loons sleeve bearing? How will they hold up when mounted horizontally?
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post #5 of 19
100% custom. The money you save will be used to buy replacement tubing and different fittings later on - at least this is what happened to the majority of the people in the rasa kit club, including me.

Even if you're slightly intimidated and want the easy way out, building a loop is easier than you think, and I'm sure regulars in the watercooling section would be more than happy to help you out.
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I went for the 360 and added some compression fittings and red tubing must admit it ended up being cheaper and it's fully upgradeable So go for it it's great for a beginner
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post #7 of 19
A custom WC build will give you more flexibility, control and performance, but if you just want peace of mind, I'd recommend the RASA kit, since it's got a really sick rep and has been very well received
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post #8 of 19
rasa kit - replace tubing, get yate loon or gt fans, and compression fittings
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post #9 of 19
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So does the Rasa kit not come with fittings? And what's wrong with the tubing?
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post #10 of 19
It comes with fittings, just barb, and it seems people don't like them for some reason...

Also, the tubing that comes with the Rasa kits tend to get very discolored after a while.
    
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