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Ok so, i was just curious. I would like to possibly throw a LC system on my GPU. My rig (still in mail) should be here friday and has the 570LX LC system hooked up to it. Am i able to just buy the kit to run more tubing into the other sections. I still dont quite understand how the GPU cooling works and im at work with a security net that only allows me to view certain websites. From what i seen there were like little undercards that attach to the GPU for a cooling effect or something. Anyway pretty much the jist of it is can i apply LC to my GPU from my CPU with the LX570 240mm? And if so, what all parts will i need? here is my rig. any and all other questions or comments are welcome. thank you all for your time.

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FA-WATER-103 ASETEK 570LX 240MM WATERCOOLER
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post #2 of 11
What is FA-WATER-103 ASETEK 570LX 240MM WATERCOOLER ?

I cant find it on the internet but I imagine that its a closed loop, Which will mean that you will need to either send that back or make a gpu only loop.
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/16/11 at 1:07am
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post #3 of 11
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its the ASETEK 570LX, the first part is a part number. nothing major. Its a pretty common model. it is a closed water circuit from CPU to Radiator.
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post #4 of 11
I can't find anything to confirm if you card is reference.

Quote:
HIS Radeon HD 6870 IceQ X Turbo X
The Radeon HD 6870 is not a huge graphics card, though it's not exactly compact either. We would say it's average sized for a mid-range card. The HIS Radeon HD 6870 IceQ X Turbo X uses the AMD reference design and measures 9.5" (24cm) long, about 3cm shorter than the HD 5870.
- from http://www.techspot.com/review/386-h...eqx/page3.html

ok its reference.

Best thing to do since your parts are ordered is make a loop for the GPU.

GPU BLOCK
http://www.koolance.com/water-coolin...roduct_id=2003
Edited by andrewmchugh - 8/16/11 at 1:31am
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post #6 of 11
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so i just throw that block on it, get some tubing and make a feedback to my system? seems pretty simple.
-Get referenced cooling block for GPU
-short tube from CPU to GPU
-longer tube back to resivour input
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post #7 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by kunowscott View Post
so i just throw that block on it, get some tubing and make a feedback to my system? seems pretty simple.
-Get referenced cooling block for GPU
-short tube from CPU to GPU
-longer tube back to resivour input
No, you will need a pump, rad and res. You cant modify the cpu loop at all.
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post #8 of 11
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do you have a diagram i could look at? like a flow charT?
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post #9 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by kunowscott View Post
do you have a diagram i could look at? like a flow charT?
Have a look Watercooling link in my system in my sig, and ull be doing about the same thing but without the cpu.
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post #10 of 11
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why did they "build" me a computer but only give me the heat exchanger and the radiator? ***. how is it gonna work then?

I see, the res and pump are integrated into the rad.... not sure how i feel about that. the more common model for this is the 570LC. If i wanted integrated i would have bought a dell... live and learn. thanks for your help friendito
Edited by kunowscott - 8/16/11 at 2:17am
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