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There isnt many options for Lightning 680 and the other one is from Aquacomputer

http://www.aquatuning.de/product_info.php/info/p14136_Aquacomputer-aquagraFX-for-GTX-680-Lightning-G1-4.html


What should i do ? Do you really think that going with Ek is a bad option here ?

Honestly I think you should consider the aquacomputer one. Poor nickel plating and corrosion is an annoying thing to deal with if it comes up.
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For rad fans, the most popular, with the best noise to static pressure ratio is the Gentle Typhoon fans. AP-14 and AP-15 being the most popular ones.
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Thread Starter 
Oke then i will go for that one smile.gif

So with last changes it looks like this now.


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You are good to go in my book.

Some ppl are scared of EK because their nickel plating used to peel off. But if you are going with bare copper without nickel plating, then EK is not a problem in my book.
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post #15 of 31
Thread Starter 
Thank you so much for all the info you gave me smile.gif

I have one last question.

Will i have enough space for push-pull on my Corsair 800D if i go with Alphacool UT 60 rads ?
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I dont know dude, I never really worked on that case. But lots of people have. Maybe do a search on the forum for others who worked on that case?

Good luck!

Cheers cheers.gif
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Thread Starter 
It doesn't fit so i will change rads with UT 45 smile.gif

Also i was wondering do i need some extra parts for montage ? Such as screws for rads and cables for fans etc.. Also tools... What tools would i need to build my water cooling setup ?

Since this is my first time i want to make sure i will have everything that i need smile.gif

Thank you.

post #18 of 31
Is this your first time water cooling or your first time building a pc?

Water cooling does not really require any tools. The screws for the rads/fans are already included iwith the rads you are buying.
Some prefer to buy a tube cutter because the tubes need to be cut perfectly straight, but you can do the same with a really sharp blade.
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post #19 of 31
Thread Starter 
It will be my first time water cooling, i am a little scared because of that smile.gif

I guess i am good to go with this list, cheers thumb.gif I think i will need more help once i start building it, i hope everything will go fine and i won't ruin anything.

Thank you so much for answering my questions smile.gif
post #20 of 31
make sure you flush your radiators before installing/bleeding. there are many methods, i prefer boiled hot distilled water and doing the harlem shake. are you using coolant or distilled water? if you're going distilled, get a kill coil or biocide to prevent growth or other contaminants. also, it would make your life a lot easier, if you made a drain for your loop. since you're going with alphacool rads, they have a multiple thread ports where u can create a drain. remember, the drain has to be at the lowest point to work efficiently. if you're putting a rad at the bottom, create your drain there.
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