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place the cool side of the peltier dicrectly onto the cpu? and a waterblock on the other side to cool it>? can i? oh and if i dont and i use 2 loops one for circulating the chilled water and other for cooling...do i need to insulate my mobo then?
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place the cool side of the peltier dicrectly onto the cpu? and a waterblock on the other side to cool it>?

Uh, that;s the way most people do it.
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Oh thanks.....i guess thats why they gotta insulate the board.....but why the back? Does it get so cold tht the back of the board cools up?
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The reason you shouldn't do it like that is because unless you use 2 copper plates between the CPU and TEC and the TEC and the waterblock, he distributions will screwed up. A waterblock is designed to cool the center of a CPU. A TEC however transfers heat equally across it's surfaces. A CPU only generates heat from the center of the chip. Use copper plates to help increase effectiveness of the TEC cooling.
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Oh ok thanks.....sooo tec cooling is pretty effective? And inexpensve.......just inefficient?
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Depends how you want to implement it, how good you want it to perform, and how much power you want to use. For the most part, it's all customizable, but it tends to cost more the more indepth you go.

Throwing a TEC between Waterblock and CPU is possibly as cheap as it gets.
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You'll need to throw one of these
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/2410/exp-03/40x40mm_Copper_Cold_Plate.html
in between the CPU and TEC (and preferably in between the TEC and waterblock.

That will distribute the heat better, and allow it to work properly.
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