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Just as an fyi, I shipped my computer from Hawaii to Florida with a Silver Arrow (similar size and weight to the D14) on it and it arrived just fine. That considered, I believe the D14 would have no issues in a pc that is moved around.
Yeah, what he said.

As long as you don't horribly botch up the installation of the D14 you will not have any issues of warping or distorting the motherboard. Noctua has tested this cooler through situations most users will never even dream about.

They developed the mounting system accordingly to handle the weight load of the cooler on the PCB behind it. You'll be fine. Just don't drop the PC.
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I think the Rasa would be a great option for me if I was planning to keep my computer on my desk, but, even if I didn't LAN much (I do), I move 3 times or so a year, so true WC makes me a little nervous.
If you are really worried, you could always just drain the loop before moving it and refill when you get there.. Sort of a pain but the rasa is the best performance out of all the options listed, so it's up to you to decide if the performance is worth the hassle.

normally I don't recommend closed loop WC but the h80/h100 may be your best bet
    
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If you are really worried, you could always just drain the loop before moving it and refill when you get there.. Sort of a pain but the rasa is the best performance out of all the options listed, so it's up to you to decide if the performance is worth the hassle.

normally I don't recommend closed loop WC but the h80/h100 may be your best bet
I know, a lot of people DON'T recommend the Hydro series, but my posts seem to change peoples' minds, lol. I really really like the h100. It's looking like it's down to the Noctua or the Corsair.
    
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Just ordered my h100. Thanks all.
    
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[*]Move my computer to LANs on a regular basis
Just because of that I would stick with an H50 or H60. I wouldn't want to be moving my pc around too much with a massive tower cooler hanging off of the motherboard.
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