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Gamer build featuring:

Core components:
  • Case: NZXT Switch 810 - Gunmetal
  • CPU: i7 2600k @ 4.5 GHz
  • GPU: EVGA 560ti 2GB
  • Motherboard: ASRock Z77 Fatal1ty Professional

Other components:
  • PSU: Corsair CX600M
  • Fans: Enermax Magma 120mm (x 3)

Watercooling components:
  • Block: XSPC Rasa Waterblock w/ Artic Silver 5
  • Radiator: XSPC RX240 Radiator
  • Reservoir/Pump: XSPC X20 750 Dual Radiator and Pump
  • Tubing: Primochill Bloodshed Red

Other specs:
  • Overclock: To 4.5GHz
  • Temps at idle: ~25C
  • Temps at full load: ~70C
  • Temps when gaming: ~60C
  • Ambient Temps: ~25C.


These pictures are taken over time, and have all been uploaded at once.

Welcome to my build which I have dubbed aph0tic.

It is a gamer themed build, with water cooling.

Upgrade path plans:
  • EVGA 560ti 2GB -> At least GTX 770
  • XSPC Rasa Waterblock -> At least XSPC Raystorm
  • Lamptron FC9 - 50W Fan Controller


Old Computer: What a mess (Click to show)

May 24, 2013 - The Case, CPU, and Motherboard The Family (Click to show)
i7 2600k (Click to show)
The Switch 810 (Click to show)
Inside the Switch (Click to show)
A clean looking IO Shield (Click to show)
The Fatal1ty Professional (Click to show)
Ah, the smell of fresh motherboard (Click to show)
Set up with the Intel Cooler (Click to show)
A Closeup (Click to show)
An out of case test (Click to show)
Another closeup (Click to show)


May 26, 2013 - Closing Up Closing up (Click to show)
The front (Click to show)
The Magmas (Click to show)
There she is (Click to show)


June 1, 2013 - Watercooling My XSPC Kit (Click to show)
Enter the tubing and fittings (Click to show)
The parts unboxed (Click to show)
Another overview (Click to show)
The Fittings (Click to show)
Setting up the radiator (Click to show)
Mounting the block (Click to show)
Leak testing (Click to show)
No leaks after 12 hours (Click to show)
Closing up (Click to show)

Planning out some cable management I need some ties (Click to show)


This is it for now, I have some more parts coming in soon to add, which is when I will update this.
Edited by newbcake - 6/2/13 at 3:13pm
aph0tic
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CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7-2600k ASRock Z77 Fatal1ty Professional EVGA 560ti 2GB G. Skillz Ripjaws X 4GB x2 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
WD 1TB Caviar Black 7200RPM XSPC X2O 750 Pump Reservoir XSPC RX240 Radiator XSPC Rasa CPU Waterblock 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Antec Formula 5 TIM Windows 7 Professional 64Bit ViewSonic VA2232WM Logitech G710+ 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair CX600M NZXT Switch 810 Corsair M60 N/A 
Audio
Harmoan Kardon Soundsticks II 
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aph0tic
(17 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel i7-2600k ASRock Z77 Fatal1ty Professional EVGA 560ti 2GB G. Skillz Ripjaws X 4GB x2 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
WD 1TB Caviar Black 7200RPM XSPC X2O 750 Pump Reservoir XSPC RX240 Radiator XSPC Rasa CPU Waterblock 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
Antec Formula 5 TIM Windows 7 Professional 64Bit ViewSonic VA2232WM Logitech G710+ 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
Corsair CX600M NZXT Switch 810 Corsair M60 N/A 
Audio
Harmoan Kardon Soundsticks II 
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