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Poll Results: Which Color Version are you buying

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post #6071 of 13812
Is it better to have air pulling in from the outside and pushing into the case, or vise-versa. I just realized the blue band on the Corsair's faces the intake side of the fan and they would be going on the bottom of my rad, so I could only push the air out. Might just go with 6 XSPC's if intaking cold air is better.
post #6072 of 13812
Ah the good old debate. IMO I have them in taking from the outside on all my rads. I don't think it makes too much of a difference though.
post #6073 of 13812
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Yeah custom is awesome and an amazing learning experience, but I think I went almost $750 on my loop alone and I know there are people who have spent more.

yeah frown.gif pushing a grand
mine tops out at $1027 for the switchbox -_-
good thing everything but the fans and tubing will be sponsored biggrin.gif
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post #6074 of 13812
Just got this case today to replace my 650D.

The features are great for what I want to do watercooling wise. But the build quality of the case is definately a step backwards when it comes to the plastic parts. For instance, the tabs that the front bottom fan filter clicked into were broken right out of the box, so the filter does not smoothly click in and out. Also I am noticing that the top plastic piece can sometime be a pain to remove and reattach, as well as the switch to open and close the vents easily getting stuck requiring extra force to open or close.

Other then that, the case looks great, can't wait for the rest of my watercooling aprts to show up Friday smile.gif
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So I was trying to order the 810 and guess what ! They wont ship it to my military address.. frown.gif I've tried amazon and newegg why is it they say this unit cant be shipped overseas is it an NZXT thing?
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post #6078 of 13812
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Agreed, and well past a grand here on a multi loop setup.
Custom lets you get it exactly how you want, with the level of product that you're comfortable with.
Kits put you at the mercy of hitting a price point.
Although a lot of guys have gone with kits, and are satisfied with the results, many more are not.
Bottom line is that if you really want a WC setup, expect to shell out a boatload of cash for a really good one, and 3 times more than you planned on for a decent one.
If you're really on a budget, then go with an H100 (you can always sell it later) untill you can get your good stuff together and ready to install.
Perpetually trying to upgrade kit parts is an excercise in futility and leaves you pi$$ed and disgusted.
Darlene

I'm not on that much of a budget, but prefer not to drop a grand all at once. I'm mainly going for a quieter setup, with better temps as a side effect. I have the core parts that I want, and figure I can add little things here and there as I go along. Maybe angle fittings or drain line, etc.

Here is an updated list of what I was thinking. I need to choose a pump and fan controller though.I thought about the MCP35X, but I heard it runs hot and am wondering if it can be run without the heatsink? I do fold for a couple of weeks a month pretty much non-stop, so wondering if it might be to much stress on it? Running an overclocked 2500K at 4.5GHZ@1.38V and a 570 running at 850MHZ@.97V.


Edited by sticks435 - 7/19/12 at 9:31am
post #6079 of 13812
Parts for the SwitchBox smile.gif

thanks to Hank @ PPCs
Edited by phillyd - 7/19/12 at 1:35pm
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post #6080 of 13812
109 for a res, yikes
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