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Are the caps o-ring sealed or screw-on?

They are screw on, but I could swear they also had an o-ring.
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Not sure what 'Trimmed out' means but they looks good IMO. thumb.gif

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They are screw on, but I could swear they also had an o-ring.
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The screw-on do have an o-ring typically on the rim of the tube. Some use a single or double o-ring to seal (like BP C47 fittings).
post #293 of 432
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Where is the best place to put temp sensor G1/4 plugs in the loop. Keep in mind I have two loops 1 for the CPU/MOBO and the other for the GPUs
    
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Technically, since water temps equalize through out your loop, it really won't matter smile.gif
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Technically, since water temps equalize through out your loop, it really won't matter smile.gif

Thanks. I think I'll put them in the radiators then.
    
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post #296 of 432
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Just riveted the 5.25" cage to the left front panel and installed the hard drives, aquaero 6 xt, power switches and temp gauges. She's coming along now.







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Just riveted the 5.25" cage to the left front panel and installed the hard drives, aquaero 6 xt, power switches and temp gauges. She's coming along now.







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I'm quite literally jealous of this build so far your quality of this build unbelievable and makes me drawl every time you post update I looking forward to end result so much be something of dreams I can imagine
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post #298 of 432
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Just realized I don't have a drain line for the CPU loop (ARGH). Shouldn't be too hard to do. Let me ask you all this...

I'm trying to figure out what to do with the case lighting. I'm planning on putting a white plastic sheet over the 5.25 bays, covering it with a metallic looking contact paper and cutting out a circle which will have a large imperial logo there with white backlit led. But...

What to do with the balance of the case lighting. Keep in mind that there are 28 blue cougars already... I have the option of running white, blue or red led strips (I bought all 3 because I couldn't decide at the time and they were cheap.) I'm really leaning towards the red, but wonder if that will wash out the blue? To me, its either red or white. What do you all recommend?

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post #299 of 432
My vote is white, it will also highlight your hard work on your cable sleeving and show case it as well.
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post #300 of 432
+1 vote for white. As long as it's not too strong, it should look awesome! thumb.gif
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