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Is there an adapter for Thermaltake Bigwater 760i to fit on a LGA 1155 mobo?

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Hi all I recently bought Thermaltake Bigwater 760i, but just realized it was for LGA 775 mobo's and I have and LGA 1155. Is there anyway I can make them fit with the help of an adaptor or something like it? Bought it for a lot and don't want it to go to waste .

The mobo I am using is a p8p67 pro with an i5 2500k cpu.

Thanks.
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I wouldn't risk your equipment with that cooler to be honest. The Bigwater kits are known to have massive problems.

If you can still, I'd return that thing, and go for a Corsair Hydro series, or Antec Kuhler series sealed loop instead. Or build your own custom loop.
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Oh alright, i'll return it 1st thing tomorrow. I just liked how it looked on my case tbh =[.

Ok well if I get a corsair h70, how will I go about trying to make the tubes light up blue or so?
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Oh alright, i'll return it 1st thing tomorrow. I just liked how it looked on my case tbh =[.

Ok well if I get a corsair h70, how will I go about trying to make the tubes light up blue or so?
You could wrap them in some sort of UV reactive loom or heatshrink (or just colored).
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Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post

I wouldn't risk your equipment with that cooler to be honest. The Bigwater kits are known to have massive problems.

If you can still, I'd return that thing, and go for a Corsair Hydro series, or Antec Kuhler series sealed loop instead. Or build your own custom loop. smile.gif


I Realize this is a mad late reply but oh well tongue.gif, I was looking for the same thing, just maybe a block to fit the old 760i tubes.. I dont see why not? the new 760 PLUS has it.

But i needed to reply to YOU about saying it has massive problems, I completely disagree to the most maximum extent possible over 9000!!!!!!... my system has treated me like GOLD. It has not faultered it has not died leaked NOTHING, not even through ...and you'll think i'm dumb for this which I am but for the lols oh well. I shipped my entire PC, this is a Cooler master HAF limited dragon edition full tower from Ontario to BC, shipped it alllll together, nicely packed obv, but I did NOT take out the liquid, disconnect anything, NOTHING, no precautions about the liquid and it made it FINE while my towers bottom was actually damaged, one corner was bent a bit from a wack, and one of my, ...the rubber stand instead of the wheel thing? yeah that..One of those was totally destroyed. So it took hits, meanwhile the bigwater 760i Tanked it like a pro still works 150% to this day it's about 3 years old now I think... So IN MY experience at least.. the bigwaters are GREAT and no worries needed. But every1 does have different experiences and some people probably get defective products, but that applies for anything you buy really....


Spam ended lol sorry, But seriously, any1 finda block I can use for a 3770k 1155?.
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