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Hey hey - thanks very much for your help
Great advice here, and yeah I'm certainly not done shopping around.
As for coolant, coloring, style, tubing, and whatnot - that's a different deal entirely.
I think I'm going to steer clear of colored coolant and just stick to colored tubing, maybe UV reactive or something.
Yes style is a big deal for me, I want it to look awesome, but I need to get the basics down first eh?

Smart choice regarding the colored coolant and using colored hoses. It's what I did after I saw the dye fade from my original coolant within 2 weeks. The ONLY brand I know of that doesn't cause buildup or dye fading is Mayhem dyes. There's also another one but I cannot think of the name. I know Koolance colored coolants didn't fade either.
     
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To the OP, sent you a PM.
     
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Yep, 

 

Stay away from the hot dog flavored water. It will cause your problems in the future. Just go to the Walmart and get yourself some distilled water. 

 

These KillCoils will solve your algae issues or some of this stuff...

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post #14 of 23
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Yep, 

 

Stay away from the hot dog flavored water. It will cause your problems in the future. Just go to the Walmart and get yourself some distilled water. 

 

These KillCoils will solve your algae issues or some of this stuff...


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Yep, 

Stay away from the hot dog flavored water. It will cause your problems in the future. Just go to the Walmart and get yourself some distilled water. 

These KillCoils will solve your algae issues or some of this stuff...

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Man oh man, having a hard time even thinking about a case, gonna have to think this one over.
Any suggestions on where to browse cases built with liquid cooling in mind?

Should I just create a separate topic for this? It is kind of a different issue.




Anyway here's what I'm looking at right now.

Currently my favorite, sleek look with all the proper hardware
http://www.xoxide.com/corsair-obsidianseries800d-fulltowercase.html

Kind of tacky looking
http://www.xoxide.com/nzxt-m59case.html

Pretty good, I like this one too
http://www.xoxide.com/antec-df-85.html

Nice enough looking, it's got the fan sizes I want
http://www.xoxide.com/nzxt-lexascase.html
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NZXT looks to out of this world.
What about Coolermaster HAF?
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Well, I don't know about your budget but if you have enough and you want to get a case that will allow you to do just about anything you could ever dream of when it comes to just about anything including water cooling then you should take a look and Case Labs cases:
http://caselabs-store.com/
And here is a video of their top of the line the TH10 Magnum :
http://youtu.be/JcTAp6Cz4oc
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Man oh man, having a hard time even thinking about a case, gonna have to think this one over.
Any suggestions on where to browse cases built with liquid cooling in mind?
Should I just create a separate topic for this? It is kind of a different issue.
Anyway here's what I'm looking at right now.
Currently my favorite, sleek look with all the proper hardware
http://www.xoxide.com/corsair-obsidianseries800d-fulltowercase.html
Kind of tacky looking
http://www.xoxide.com/nzxt-m59case.html
Pretty good, I like this one too
http://www.xoxide.com/antec-df-85.html
Nice enough looking, it's got the fan sizes I want
http://www.xoxide.com/nzxt-lexascase.html

Do something different. Get inspired. http://www.million-dollar-pc.com/
     
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