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Hi, I just started LTC mining and am getting tired of the loud 100% fans running and high temps. I was wondering what the best, cheapest water cooling setup would be. Is it possible to build one under $200?

Thanks.
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post #2 of 5
deff not for a loop for just gpu you looking at 400$ at-least!
block is like 100$
fittings are going to be like 60$
tubing 25$
and so fourth If you need more help on this I am willing to help you via skype (coolmasterhaf) just add me I help
ALLOT of people set up loops!


-ROG
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Any custom loop is min $300. Cheaper if you get used parts, which I recommend over kits.
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post #4 of 5
This would work fine and be a start



Under 200 would be really impossible without using second hand parts and/or probably a universal GPU block rather than a full cover.

Edit: Also ... most 7970's sold recently are not reference design so it can be very tricky to get an appropriate block.
Edited by Jakusonfire - 6/28/13 at 7:51am
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This would work fine and be a start



Under 200 would be really impossible without using second hand parts and/or probably a universal GPU block rather than a full cover.

Edit: Also ... most 7970's sold recently are not reference design so it can be very tricky to get an appropriate block.

That looks attractive. Thanks!

(I have a reference 7970)
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