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Old TT Bigwater 745, what should I do?

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So I've had this sitting in my garage for the past 3 years, I used it before but I switched to air cooling after about 6 months of use.

Was wondering what I should do with it.

It's got everything it came with, but I used feser one cooling fluid instead of the supplied stuff because people said it was bad.

Is the coolant still safe to use? What should I do with all this stuff?
Thinking of using it in my system.



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post #2 of 7
Do not use the coolant, just use Distilled water with a coil or drops.

If you are worried about any current contamination you can do a peroxide flush.
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would it be any good on my quad? should i just sell it?
would it fit in my CM storm case? etc
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I would have to say that with the age of this tech, the cooling capacity would really bite for a quad core.

I to am a Scout owner.

I have a Rasa RX360 mounted to the back of my case. I see 2 rads in this picture. You could fit the 120 rad in on the back, but you would need to made mods to fit the other 240 in some where or do a rear mount.

I vote to just sell it.

If you are serious about breaking back into cooling your q6600 you can try a Rasa kit either a 240 or 360. I spent about $250 on my setup including fans. but I am cooling an i7 and future dual GTX 460s.





I really need to stop playing so many games and update these pics.

Best of luck.
post #5 of 7
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Thanks for the replies

I might just get a noctua NH-D14 for now and when I build a new system just take all the good bits including the noctua from this one over to the new one

Also could I add an additional fan to the noctua so it would have 3 fans total?
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post #6 of 7
Bin/sell it. It's old, outdated and performs poorly.

Also, Feser One is awful coolant to use, infamous for gunking up loops.
    
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I threw mine out.

but mine did fail and ruined my whole computer. (which is why i'm here now)

it was a horrible setup, but it did work
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