Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › How much coolant
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

How much coolant

post #1 of 6
Thread Starter 
Hey there,

I was wondering how much coolant i need for a 240mm rad, 200mm rad, 150mm res, DDC pump, CPU block, GPU block, RAM block & some tubing, inside a Bitfenix Prodigy.

I looking into getting Mayhems Pastel Ice White, the reseller sells 1 liter bottles. Should i get 1, 2, or maybe even 3? The stuff is not cheap, but it really fits the build i'm planning, so i need it.

Thnx
post #2 of 6
Probably 2 would do it.
Low Tide
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-3570K @ 4.7GHz Asus P8Z77-V Pro EVGA GTX 670 FTW 8GB G. Skill 2133MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB Prolimatech Megahalems Rev. C Windows X Samsung T240HD 
KeyboardPowerCaseAudio
Ducky DK9008G2 Red Corsair TX850W V1 Corsair Carbide 300R X-Fi XtremeGamer 
  hide details  
Reply
Low Tide
(12 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5-3570K @ 4.7GHz Asus P8Z77-V Pro EVGA GTX 670 FTW 8GB G. Skill 2133MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB Prolimatech Megahalems Rev. C Windows X Samsung T240HD 
KeyboardPowerCaseAudio
Ducky DK9008G2 Red Corsair TX850W V1 Corsair Carbide 300R X-Fi XtremeGamer 
  hide details  
Reply
post #3 of 6
Thread Starter 
Yea, i was kinda leaning towards that too. Gives me some extra in case something goes wrong and i need to drain & refill.
post #4 of 6
2 would be just enough, I would get 3 though wink.gif
Updated Arc
(19 items)
 
Lenovo E330
(8 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Xeon E3-1270V3 GA-Z87X-UD4H Gigabyte GTX 780 Windforce OC R2 Gigabyte GTX 780 Windforce OC R2 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsiar Vengeance Pro 1866 - 2x8GB Samsung 840 EVO 250GB Plextor M3 Pro 128GB Western Digital Red 3TB 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
CPU: Corsair H100 w/ 2x GT AP-15's fans Windows 8.1 Pro w/ Start is Back BenQ XL2420T Samsung XL2730 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Duckie Shine 2 - MX Red Corsair AX750 Fractal Design - Arc Midi R2 Zowie AM 
Mouse PadAudioAudio
Steelseries QCK Mass Fiio E09K + Beyer Dynamic DT-770 pro's + Antli... Speakers: Argon 7460  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 3210m@2.5Ghz ~3.1Ghz Turbo Lenovo HM77 GT 610m Kingston value pc3-12800 cl11 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Crucial m4 - 128gb + Sandisk 16gb mSATA  Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit 13.3 LED - 1366x768 90W 
  hide details  
Reply
Updated Arc
(19 items)
 
Lenovo E330
(8 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Xeon E3-1270V3 GA-Z87X-UD4H Gigabyte GTX 780 Windforce OC R2 Gigabyte GTX 780 Windforce OC R2 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Corsiar Vengeance Pro 1866 - 2x8GB Samsung 840 EVO 250GB Plextor M3 Pro 128GB Western Digital Red 3TB 
CoolingOSMonitorMonitor
CPU: Corsair H100 w/ 2x GT AP-15's fans Windows 8.1 Pro w/ Start is Back BenQ XL2420T Samsung XL2730 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Duckie Shine 2 - MX Red Corsair AX750 Fractal Design - Arc Midi R2 Zowie AM 
Mouse PadAudioAudio
Steelseries QCK Mass Fiio E09K + Beyer Dynamic DT-770 pro's + Antli... Speakers: Argon 7460  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i5 3210m@2.5Ghz ~3.1Ghz Turbo Lenovo HM77 GT 610m Kingston value pc3-12800 cl11 
Hard DriveOSMonitorPower
Crucial m4 - 128gb + Sandisk 16gb mSATA  Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit 13.3 LED - 1366x768 90W 
  hide details  
Reply
post #5 of 6
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by DoctorNick View Post

2 would be just enough, I would get 3 though wink.gif

Meh, i believe 2 will be just fine. I've seen some big builds only use 1 tot 1,5 liter, so a small one like mine doesn't need that much. I've settled on 2 bottles smile.gif
post #6 of 6
I got a 360x60 rad, 280x30 rad, cpu block, gpu block, 150ml res and mcp-35x. 1 liter exactly.
Edited by JoeTesla - 2/14/13 at 12:12pm
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k msi z77 mpower GeForce 670 G.Skill TridentX 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 pro XSPC raystorm CPU block EK nickel-plexi 670 block black ice 280 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Alphacool ut60 360 radiator Swiftech MCP-35x pump Noiseblocker NB-Eloop PWM 800-2000 x3 Corsair SP120 x3 
CoolingCoolingOSKeyboard
BitFenix Spectre Pro White LED 140 x2 150x60 Tube Res Windows 8 Corsair K60 
PowerCaseMouse
Rosewill 650W Gold Corsair 500R Razer DeathAdder 3.5G 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 3770k msi z77 mpower GeForce 670 G.Skill TridentX 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Samsung 840 pro XSPC raystorm CPU block EK nickel-plexi 670 block black ice 280 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Alphacool ut60 360 radiator Swiftech MCP-35x pump Noiseblocker NB-Eloop PWM 800-2000 x3 Corsair SP120 x3 
CoolingCoolingOSKeyboard
BitFenix Spectre Pro White LED 140 x2 150x60 Tube Res Windows 8 Corsair K60 
PowerCaseMouse
Rosewill 650W Gold Corsair 500R Razer DeathAdder 3.5G 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Water Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › How much coolant