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Alright, finally done with university: New job, new car, new apartment, time for a new PC!

This is my first real upgrade since my trusty 6 year old Core2Duo E6750 build so I’m a little rusty on the whole enthusiast computing scene. I’ve always wanted to build a water-cooled PC so that’s exactly what I’m going to do. I’m growing tired of my current huge and noisy PC so I’m going with the Corsair 350D because it has the ability to fit dual 240 radiators and dual graphic cards for extreme performance in a quiet and compact package. Oh, and the build is gonna be all black, down to the RAM and water smile.gif

I’ve already ordered all the parts with only the new monitors and GPUs missing (I’ll be using my 5830s and my current monitors for the time being). I’m currently hesitating between going for dual 7970s or waiting to get 2 Radeon 8000 series cards. Any ideas on what I should do? I’m not interested in nVidia cards at the moment as I am a Bitcoin miner and enthusiast (the money for this build comes purely from mining on the 5830s for the past 2 years) and AMD has a better bang for buck.

I am also wondering what I should get for monitors with a $400-700 budget. I’m thinking either 3 x 24” 1080p monitors for Eyefinity or a single 27-30” 1440p/1600p IPS monitor.

And lastly, I’d like to “delid” my 4770K in order to squeeze as much performance as I can. Should I simply replace the TIM under the IHS or can I place the waterblock directly on the die? (perhaps with dual-sided foam tape around the die for support?)

Parts:
CPU: Intel Core i7-4770K Haswell 3.5GHz
Motherboard: ASRock Z87M Extreme4 LGA 1150 Intel Z87 Micro ATX
GPUs: 2 x Sapphire Radeon 5830 Crossfire (until Radeon 8000 series)
Memory: Corsair Dominator 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR3 1600
SSD: SAMSUNG 840 Pro Series 256GB SATA III MLC
Case: Corsair Obsidian Series 350D with Window
Fans: Corsair Air Series SP120 High Performance Edition 120mm Twin Pack High Static Pressure Fan
PSU: Corsair TX750 750W


Watercooling stuffs from Dazmode.com:

XSPC Raystorm Base Kit - Dual Bay D5 Reservoir
Black Compression Fittings
Slim High Density Dual 120mm Radiator XSPC EX240
Dual Radiator (RX240)
Arctic Mx-4 Thermal Paste
Feser One - Cooling Fluid – Pure
Feser View Active UV Dye - UV Black
Tubing - Clear UV

Tower of Awesomeness biggrin.gif
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PS: I thought I had everything but seems Newegg went full retard and split my 6 item order into 4 shipments... My Corsair Dominators are still in California and I don't have any spare DDR3 RAM frown.gif

Build Inspired by:
CBZ323: http://www.overclock.net/t/1396332/build-log-zebra-ii-watercooled-350d-with-gtx780-sli
Olivier1234: http://www.overclock.net/t/1399480/build-log-watercooled-350d-haswell-build-with-mods-and-acrylic-tubing
Shw89: http://www.overclock.net/t/1399917/build-log-red-black-350d
 
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Subbed just cause I like black builds. thumb.gif
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awesome, looking forward on seeing more biggrin.gif
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Build Day 1
Note: Sorry about the picture quality. I'm using my Nexus 4 and the lightning isn't too great.

Components spread out on the desk.


Laing D5 pump taken apart and fitted into a XSPC Dual Bay reservoir


ASRock Z87M Extreme4 Micro ATX motherboard. A little more brown than I thought but that will have to do. Hmm... the heatsink at the top might pose a problem with the top radiator/fans...


Corsair 350D gutted out in order to fit one large 240 radiator in the front and a slim 240 radiator at the top. The SSD cage is pretty cool, you can snap off SSD modules so that it takes up less space, too bad I won't be using it tongue.gif. Corsair 350D is an amazing case, it's very roomy while still being extremely compact. It's also extremely light and modular. I'm very impressed.


Trying to fit the Dual Bay reservoir into the 5 1/4" bays but the fins to support the drives are too large. I'll have to bend them out of the way or file some part of it off.


... and the heatsink is blocking me from putting a radiator fan. The radiator is a little thicker than anticipated so I guess I'll have to go with slimmer fans. I could also mount the fans on the top of the case but that would be quite ugly...


Note: I'm in the process of moving so I'll be waiting until I get my stuff set up at the new apartment before I go any further. thumb.gif
 
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Good luck with your build. thumbsupsmiley.png
post #6 of 19
it seems like you can move the radiator a bit forward; those grommets look like they are okay for a 240mm rad setup thumb.gif
 
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I have the same case and bay res and had the same problem with clearance, so I filed those metal divider things to make it fit.
With regards to my build for fan placement for top radiator I am still not sure where to place them.
placing them on bottom looks best, but putting them on top would make it easier for cleaning.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Zooty Cat View Post

Good luck with your build. thumbsupsmiley.png

Thanks!

Quote:
Originally Posted by barkinos98 View Post

it seems like you can move the radiator a bit forward; those grommets look like they are okay for a 240mm rad setup thumb.gif

Yup, I was just seeing how everything fit together. If I set it up properly I might be able to get away with trimming part of the plastic on the fan...

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Originally Posted by redshoulder View Post

I have the same case and bay res and had the same problem with clearance, so I filed those metal divider things to make it fit.
With regards to my build for fan placement for top radiator I am still not sure where to place them.
placing them on bottom looks best, but putting them on top would make it easier for cleaning.

I'm probably going to have to go with fans on the bottom pushing into the radiator since the radiator will be blocked by the motherboard heatsink otherwise. What board do you have? Does it have enough clearance for standard sized fans?

My Black Corsair Dominators arrived biggrin.gif. That means I can...


... start benchmarking and overclocking! Let's see what this chip can do on stock cooling smile.gif
 
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Looks great, I was so in love with little water cooled builds that I decided to do one myself also! I almost feel like I should make a club for "mATX Custom Watercooling Build Owners". How does that sound?
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Originally Posted by Oliver1234 View Post

Looks great, I was so in love with little water cooled builds that I decided to do one myself also! I almost feel like I should make a club for "mATX Custom Watercooling Build Owners". How does that sound?
SUBBED!!

That's sound good but you might as well call it the "Corsair Obsidian 350D Custom Watercooling Build Owners" considering the amount of mATX builds on OCN using this awesome mATX case with watercooling tongue.gif. Yesterday, I took out my Corsair TX750w PSU from my old Thermaltake Armor+ full tower case and was surprised how much work it would have been to mount the two 240 radiators in that case. It's really amazing what you can do with a $100 mATX case nowadays.

Really nice build btw! You and CBZ323's build are really what made me pull the trigger on the 350D with watercooling.
 
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