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was looking to start this once i build a new rig to use my older rig and maybe i can go farther who knows
was looking at these pots
http://www.koolance.com/water-coolin...product_id=972

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/13...441s1121#blank

not sure which one is better
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I did a bit of Googling and I can't find anyone with experience with the Dimastech pot. For that reason alone, I'd recommend the Koolance pot.

Check out the guide in my signature if you haven't yet
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I did a bit of Googling and I can't find anyone with experience with the Dimastech pot. For that reason alone, I'd recommend the Koolance pot.

Check out the guide in my signature if you haven't yet
yeah i read your post and got me thinking but i didnt really find anything about it either so i suppose when i get a new rig will be the koolance
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post #4 of 9
the Koolance looks pretty solid too.. nice internals! Probably not the best at holding load temps with 6x core CPU's.. but I bet it has nice temp control
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Yeah... It looks beautiful on the inside... so much surface area! Guru has it and loves it and that's what I based my recommendation on. It's also got a wide mouth and an unobtrusive base so the dice won't get stuck anywhere. It's only downfall is its lack of mass... could be a bit heavier... but then it would be more expensive!
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post #6 of 9
I love my Koolance-V2. No problems with it whatsoever, for DICE, that is. It lacks mass, as stated above, so it makes it somewhat difficult to control temperatures on LN2.

Good luck! Freezing computer hardware is a BLAST!
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Yeah I have the Koolance and love it. It's super wide and has decent mass. I had the rev1 as well and it was awesome for DICE but I would not run LN2 in it because the top is plastic and would probably crack.
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Koolance V2 + DICE = Tons and tons of fun... I will testify to it... My V2 has served me well for months and multiple sessions; even after I stupidly tried to kill it with my drill... Long story short; my V2 now has an allen head socket screw capping one of the holes on the base. I tried to make the temp probe hole on the outside a bit deeper and ended up drilling too deep and turned my pot into a sprinkler..
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