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So i MIGHT be getting a WC setup to replace my trusted CM 212, im looking for the CHEAPEST option, i do not want an H50 since it cools worse than my current cooler and any of the other corsair ones are too expensive. I want to build my own WC loop, i was looking at this:
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11..._Kit_-HOT.html

But its more than i want to spend, is there a smaller version with maybe a single rad or just one thats cheaper?
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That's as cheap as it gets for a real loop. Look for the rare used kit if it's still too much. Btw, it's the same price at jab-tech and with their cheaper shipping and 5% off, not bad.
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http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=30279

Rasa 450 kit with 120mm rad. Its really the cheapest you can get, and for the sake of giving up a 240mm rad its a MUCH better idea to just spend the extra $10 and get the kit you posted.
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^ Water cooling is not somewhere where u skimp out. Cheap tubes and cheap build quality= leaks...
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XSPC are well established and their products are on par with everything else, including often over-priced EK. Their waterblocks perform BETTER than almost every other waterblock, and is far far cheaper.
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http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=30279

Rasa 450 kit with 120mm rad. Its really the cheapest you can get, and for the sake of giving up a 240mm rad its a MUCH better idea to just spend the extra $10 and get the kit you posted.
Thats exactly what i wanted, i cant fit a 240mm rad in my A300, unless i drilled holes at the top......would that work?
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Thats exactly what i wanted, i cant fit a 240mm rad in my A300, unless i drilled holes at the top......would that work?
http://www.overclockers.com/forums/s...d.php?t=600674

http://www.techpowerup.com/gallery/2124.html
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No pictures . And i need the HDD cages since i have 4 HDD's.

The 120mm rad is fine. Will it perform better than a CM212, or an H70/80?

That techpowerup one is nice, but i have dual GFX and 4 HDD's, there is no way everything would fit in myc ase. Im happy with a 120mm anyway.
Edited by Smoblikat - 8/21/11 at 1:21pm
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No pictures . And i need the HDD cages since i have 4 HDD's.

The 120mm rad is fine. Will it perform better than a CM212, or an H70/80?
A single 120 kit is a bit of a wasted effort imo.
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A single 120 kit is a bit of a wasted effort imo.
Why, does it perform better than an H70/80/Cm 212/SA/NHd14.......you get teh idea. Basically everything else in its price range.
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