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ok, i would like to install this: http://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Thermaltake/M1 and i was wondering how to get all the water out of my existing water cooler without wetting the components of my PC, any ideas guys? thanks
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I'm guessing you would have to disassemble the contact plates from the motherboard, while leaving the hose intact. Then draining the WC setup after you remove all the components.
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Take loose the lowest line in your loop and drain, you may have to tilt your stuff around some....
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post #4 of 16
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ira-k
Take loose the lowest line in your loop and drain, you may have to tilt your stuff around some....
what do you mean by the lowest line?
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post #5 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by pujo
what do you mean by the lowest line?
The line closest to the bottom of the case. Hes suggesting you use gravity to help empty out the lines.
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post #6 of 16
The line closest to the bottom of your case

way to go Fallen....posting at the same time as me, how dare you!
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post #7 of 16
What they said pujo.... But that thing will cause a lot of restriction in your loop, you would be better off with-out it....
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just take the line that's closest to the bottom...and drain it into something....
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post #9 of 16
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oh ok, do i have to remove the waterblock? (sorry, i'm such a noob)
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post #10 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by pujo
oh ok, do i have to remove the waterblock? (sorry, i'm such a noob)
No pujo, Just take a line loose on your external rad and drain it there,I still wouldn't put that in my loop it will ruin your flow....
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