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Hey guys! This is my first water cooled build and I thought I would share an image.

The radiator, cooling blocks and reservoirs are all XSPC. The pump is by Koolance and the fittings are all Bitpower. The motherboard is the Gigabyte G1 Sniper M5 with 16bg of Corsair memory. The processor is an Intel i7 4770. The graphics card is a Geforce GTX 770. Storage is being handled by two Samsung SSD's, a 250gb for the OS and a 750gb for storage.

All the plumbing is acrylic tubing and was bent by hand. I think it came out okay. Although I prefer the look of fittings for all the angles it probably would have added another $150 to the build.

I still have to connect some of the wiring for the fans, blue LEDs etc and do a few other finalizing touches. Overall I am pretty happy with how it turned out.


Edited by thercman - 2/16/14 at 9:06pm
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Hey guys! This is my first water cooled build and I thought I would share an image.

The radiator, cooling blocks and reservoirs are all XSPC. The pump is by Koolance and the fittings are all Bitpower. The motherboard is the Gigabyte G1 Sniper M5 with 16bg of Corsair memory. The processor is an Intel i7 4770. The graphics card is a Geforce GTX 770. Storage is being handled by two Samsung SSD's, a 250gb for the OS and a 750gb for storage.

All the plumbing is acrylic tubing and was bent by hand. I think it came out okay. Although I prefer the look of fittings for all the angles it probably would have added another $150 to the build.

I still have to connect some of the wiring for the fans, blue LEDs etc and do a few other finalizing touches. Overall I am pretty happy with how it turned out.
green and black rig (Click to show)

I like how the green matches perfectly im guessing thats not a coincidence. What fans are you using?

Nice one thumb.gif
    
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They're Corsair SP120s with the rings painted I'm guessing.
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Good observation... They are Corsair Fans with painted rings. :-)
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Looks sexy man! well done thumb.gif
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I'm jealous
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Thanks guys! This build was originally going to be a hackintosch and just have a Corsair H100i enclosed cooling setup. The idea was to build a quiet computer for my recording studio. Somehow it morphed into what you see. I have thought about doing my own wiring but I think its good enough. biggrin.gif

Many of the builds in this forum inspired my build. I have also been very impressed with Singularity Computers videos on youtube. If you haven't see this guys work you really should check it out. SingularityComputers

I am considering building another liquid cooled system and selling it. Maybe a Bitfenix Prodigy. I wanted to do that for my original build but moved away from it for hackintosch compatibility reasons.
Edited by thercman - 2/17/14 at 8:55pm
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Build looks awesome and met a guy who name dropped Singularity Computers at frys today lol
 
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