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I've read the tubing is horrible in the RASA kit, I have removed the bottom drive bays, it's where I want to install the rad with 4 push/pull AP-15s. frozenpc don't sell the RX kit though, The reason I want to go with them is the 15% discount.
it clouds up but other then that it's fine. It'll save you some money and you won't see the tubing because you don't have a side panel window.

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it clouds up but other then that it's fine. It'll save you some money and you won't see the tubing because you don't have a side panel window.
^^ This...well you can change the tubes when you do your general maintenance. But it does suck that they don't have the RX240s...what you could do is just get the RS240 kit right now and add another rad for the top part of the case.
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^^ This...well you can change the tubes when you do your general maintenance. But it does suck that they don't have the RX240s...what you could do is just get the RS240 kit right now and add another rad for the top part of the case.
I want to find out from them why they don't sell the RX kit I mean they sell the RX radiator separate stand-alone which fails :X

I don't think I'll need another rad as I just want the loop to cool my CPU to take it over 4.2-4.4 with low temps. Currently 4GHz is the limit of my H50. I have a Accelero Xtreme II on my 580 which cools like a beast. Temps don't go above 62 in Heaven on 970/2350. Would adding another RAD decrease CPU temps significantly? Or would it just be the 3-4 degree difference I heard reported between the RX and RS.
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I want to find out from them why they don't sell the RX kit I mean they sell the RX radiator separate stand-alone which fails :X

I don't think I'll need another rad as I just want the loop to cool my CPU to take it over 4.2-4.4 with low temps. Currently 4GHz is the limit of my H50. I have a Accelero Xtreme II on my 580 which cools like a beast. Temps don't go above 62 in Heaven on 970/2350. Would adding another RAD decrease CPU temps significantly? Or would it just be the 3-4 degree difference I heard reported between the RX and RS.
Interesting question, from what I know being a beginner WC'er more rads = more temp drops from what I've read from the forums.

As for difference in temps I'm not sure as I haven't read up on them. As far as I know from the Rasa kit club FAQ, RS = High Speed fans / RX = Low Speed fans.
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Well I want to run 4 Scythe GT AP-15 fans on the rad so I'm guessing it will negate the performance difference between the RX and RS and since I already have the fans it's like 'saving' money and space.
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So it's between these 3


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Use distilled water dang it.

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Use distilled water dang it.

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What do you mean? I didn't put any coolant into the cart. All I put was the killcoil for the distilled water?

I think I need to add 2 more 1/4" compression fitting to the RX240 layout. Anyway which would be the best option here. The Swiftech saves space, the RS240 saves money, and the RX kit should give the best temps out the 3.
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I'd get the rx and distilled (images are blurry cause of tapatalk).

The phobya water thing looked like coolant.

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All the parts selected there are sufficient to run a cpu only loop? ie. right amount/size compression fitting/hose. Cpu block comes with all the mounting brackets for 1366? All good parts etc? The 45degree compression fittings are for the CPU since the Res will be mounted at the bottom of the case etc..
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