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ok so i was going to buy this setup right here http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12..._Kit-_HOT.html But can anyone help me pick out parts that will profrom better then then is. I would like for it to be around the same price. I need it to support AM2 and AM3. I will make my on reservoir to make the cost cheaper. also noise does not bother me (i think the louder the pc the more intimidating it is) Also size does not matter. Please help me !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
 
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post #2 of 14
that is a very good setup
i had something similar on a desktop awhile back (mine was custom but i think this ones better) and it worked great

i personally like to pick out each part and do it all customized-like and such, but that is a very good starter kit. and you're prolly not gunna get one that performs like that with that kind of price.
post #3 of 14
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ok Thanks you think i should Push pull the RAD
 
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post #4 of 14
If LOUD does not bother you, you can stay with air cooling at a much cheaper price point. At any rate, I have the RX360 instead of RS360 and is working quite good for me.
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post #5 of 14
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cant air cool because it covers ram slots and water cooling looks cooler lol and what is this RX 360 you speak of
 
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Wait!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! please help whats the difference betwwen these 2 http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=30281

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12..._Kit-_HOT.html
 
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the rx360 is thicker than the rs360
the rx360 is better with slower fans where the rx360 needs faster fans
   
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post #9 of 14
You really can't beat that price (even though I'm not a huge fan of universal waterblocks). Not to mention, This is easily upgradable if you feel the need to expand and I always recommend the RASA kits over the EK ones. Push/Pull will optimize air flow and reduce temps. Shrouds can also help this. It's not completely necessary with a 360 because it is large enough that if you are only cooling your CPU you should be fine with push or pull, but push/pull will give you the best results.
    
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Originally Posted by theAlexandria View Post
You really can't beat that price (even though I'm not a huge fan of universal waterblocks). Not to mention, This is easily upgradable if you feel the need to expand and I always recommend the RASA kits over the EK ones. Push/Pull will optimize air flow and reduce temps. Shrouds can also help this. It's not completely necessary with a 360 because it is large enough that if you are only cooling your CPU you should be fine with push or pull, but push/pull will give you the best results.
my thoughts exactly. although if you jsut do push OR pull...do pull.
it eliminates hot spots on the rad from there being no airflow in the center and outer corners that you get from the push method
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