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Get the biggest rad you can afford when you buy. The rasa kits are about the best way to do that, they include everything except water and a kill-coil.

This^

I don't know if anyone else has tried it, but I use the algae killer for fish aquariums. Its like 3$ at Wal-Mart. I've been using it over 2 months now.

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post #12 of 18
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Yea well, my temps suck at my current clocks and I want to push my overclock to at least 4.0...

Really? The rasa can keep a 950 OCed at 4.4 at around 50c idle.. My 920 is at 50c at 3.6..
Hi,

As to that dream at 4.4 Not, ever going to happen even with
is called a golden chip on a cold day in the artic.

Well, maybe a warmer day but don't want to be there to test it.lol

Later
Edited by Irocing - 10/8/11 at 8:13pm
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What ever you do, Do not run tap water through your system, Just pickup some distilled water at your local grocer and buy a silver coil.
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post #14 of 18
Run distilled water and a silver coil. And it would be foolish (IMO) not to pay $20 more for the Rasa kit, even if it meant waiting a week. Especially since you are wanting a pretty high overclock.
And since you have asked about using tap water, you should probably do a lot more research on this subject before you waist money on equipment that you end up damaging. There are plenty of water cooling guides on this forum, you should probably check one out.
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Just a quick question as I see no real need to make a new thread for this, but what coolant would you guys suggest I use?
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post #16 of 18
Since you have a Haf X might as well spend $150 and get the XSPC Rasa 360 kit. It's gg for the price, and you can add gpu cooling later.
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post #17 of 18
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Since you have a Haf X might as well spend $150 and get the XSPC Rasa 360 kit. It's gg for the price, and you can add gpu cooling later.
How much better would that be vs someone who has a h100?

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Just a quick question as I see no real need to make a new thread for this, but what coolant would you guys suggest I use?
distilled water and a kill coil thats it nothing else
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