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Also, any good tips to starting this WC setup..???.
Take a look at the topics on water cooling section..
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Thanks guys. Me and a friend have been arguing for like a week now about which is better. He is stuck on air cooling, and I wanna try water, but he says its a bad idea and it doens't work as well as air.

If I do chose water, which I think I will, it will be my first WC setup...but, im pretty good trying things out for the first time and think it will turn out great. The cost of it isnt' really a concern. The entire WC kit I want to get might be around $500.00 maybe a lil more. Its all a gift to me and there really isnt' a limit. Actually, the whole point of this gift is for me to ask for something I probably would never be able to obtain on my own, so Im going to go all the way with this new computer.

Thanks guys.

Also, any good tips to starting this WC setup..???.

"KB"

Start a thread over in the WC Forum and we will be glad to help you......
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$500 is way too much. Make a Post in the water section and we'll get started.
    
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and plus for $500 bucks you should really be checking out phase change. its just a tad more expensive and much cooler
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btw wut is phase air or water?
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I have a natural attraction to air... maybe it's because I don't like water (as in a pool or ocean.)
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btw wut is phase air or water?
Neither. It's vapor.
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Water cooling in the long run is better than Air, if I had the money I'd go water instead of Air. I'm running my Thermaltake big typhoon right now and its just SO DAMN big its kinda dumb. I can't even mount my motherboard with all my screws if the BT is mounted before mounting Motherboard. Then if I mount motherboard inside case then I can't screw in BT H bracket because the HS is so damn wide and ockward. Then I can't plug that 4-pin connector into my motherboard if the PSU is mounted because my hands juust don't fit...

Basically its a pain Water just looks DAMN cool anyways! I attached a pic of buddys new cooling rig its insain!
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go water whit tec its like a do it yourself adventure
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Water cooling in the long run is better than Air, if I had the money I'd go water instead of Air. I'm running my Thermaltake big typhoon right now and its just SO DAMN big its kinda dumb. I can't even mount my motherboard with all my screws if the BT is mounted before mounting Motherboard. Then if I mount motherboard inside case then I can't screw in BT H bracket because the HS is so damn wide and ockward. Then I can't plug that 4-pin connector into my motherboard if the PSU is mounted because my hands juust don't fit...

Basically its a pain Water just looks DAMN cool anyways! I attached a pic of buddys new cooling rig its insain!

Thanks for the pic that is a nice rig....I was wondering how Y'all got those sky scrapers in your box....It looks like it would be a real pain....
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