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post #31 of 41
this build is gonna be sick!
you should also move it to water cooling section once it is finished!
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post #32 of 41
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DirectOverkill View Post
this build is gonna be sick!
you should also move it to water cooling section once it is finished!
I didn't think the rules allowed for cross posting; else I would have liked to have a secondary link in the Case Mods section.

I kinda wished I could have competed in the mod competition, I think I would have done well in the intermediate division.
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post #33 of 41
once it is done and under water i do not think you can have problem posting more pics in this section
http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...e-gallery.html

you may consult admin as well.
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post #34 of 41
Dope build man. +REP
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post #35 of 41
nice build, hope you finish soon. Can't wait to see more
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post #36 of 41
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I was working on cutting out the holes in the mobo tray and the dremel died. So while I waited for the battery to charge, I began working on another important part of this build. MOUNTING THE WATERBLOCKS!!!


here's a pick of a 6970 and the accompanying waterblock:



I removed the stock heatsink. It's really easy, just the screws on the bottom and wah-la it comes off super easy. I read through XFX's warranty and changing the cooling over to watercooling DOES NOT VOID the warranty. All that I had to do was contact XFX support and let them know I was changing them over. The tech said that was fine and wished me the best of luck.



I FUCΚING HATE ALL THAT IS THERMAL PADS. It literally took me nearly 2 hours to cut all those damn little pads and stick them all on. there are 3 different height pads and I accidentally used the wrong height of pad on part of the card. I had to take them all off and do it over. I just barely had enough thermal pad to do the card because of that screw up. I used AC-MX4 for the TIM on the GPU.



Put the stand-offs onto the block. I used a little bit of some cheap AS Ceramique to hold hold the stand-offs in place like the instructions said to.



All finished with the card. Sure hope it still works when I plug it back in and power on the machine... I followed the install instructions to the letter.



Next up is the northbridge and MOSFET waterblock



Pulled off the stock heatsink. I gotta admit, the stock heatsink is pretty cool...



again I put some cheap AS-Ceramique TIM on the MOSFETs like the directions advised and AC-MX4 on the chipset:



Again with the stupid amount of thermal pads...



I got the NB and MOSFET block all installed. not happy about how the block attaches, I'll be looking closer at that to see if I can find a solution


here's the old southbridge cooler and the new waterblock. Wondering why I got a watercool chipset block and everything else is EK? If you figure that out let me know, I wish I knew.


All the blocks on the mobo are installed. it's looking pretty badass!! CPU will be next one the build it to where I can fir up the machine again.

Edited by bane-o - 9/24/11 at 8:00am
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post #37 of 41
Lol i can definitely relate to cutting those thermal pads. I only did it for my graphics card, musta sucked to have to turn around and do it again on the mosfets.

Amazing build so far man, subbed for sure. best of luck +rep.
post #38 of 41
You managed to make that build list drunk? Amazing
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post #39 of 41
im actually quite surprised you managed to order all that blackout drunk.
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post #40 of 41
thats a sick looking build

good thing tho that i always find something worse to do than buy a load of awesome components on the internet when i hit the piss
    
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