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post #1 of 16
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Hi everyone

I had a sapphire hd7950 graphics which was quite noisy, so I decided for making water block
My first block made of brass for hd7950

Gpu block



Temperature with built water block, otherwise crossing more than 70 degrees




I got one more graphic sapphire hd7970 and I made another block and bridges





The most important the temperature FurMark after 10 minutes with one 360mm radiator




Cpu block

I tested homemade blocks with ekwb supreme block

First block proceesor also made ​​of the brass




Prime95 4.5GHz 1.21V



I got a piece of copper thickness 3mm the I made a several version of the blocks for processor
Tested on s1155 Intel Celeron G530



Temp




New holders





Time to be tested on a stronger processor fx 8350,
New blocks rev1, rev2

Temp fx 4.5ghz 1.416V , I tested with Prime95 at 15min every block



Homemade rev 3
This revision is pretty good shown
I closer to only 3 degrees in compared to supreme ekwb




Reservoir 150,250,350 mm
The reservoir diameter is 60mm





Making the plug G1/4

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sWH_RTvTLLA&hd=1
Edited by vava - 3/16/14 at 9:21am
post #2 of 16
Nice skills!

What material did you use for the covers for the blocks and the ends for the rez? Delrin?
How did you attach the ends of the rez to the tube?

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post #3 of 16
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Thanks

It is plain white plastic, nothing special.
Cap and tube are connected by thread and comes oring of rubber
http://www.pohrani.com/f/3h/91/21EUwboR/20140316090018.jpg


Edited by vava - 3/16/14 at 8:19am
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Thanks

It is plain white plastic, nothing special.
Cap and tube are connected by thread and comes oring of rubber

Pardon my curiosity, but I've made a few rez's and just used silicone caulk to attach the ends.Your method is much more elegant.

How do you cut the threads in the cap and tube?
I notice a difference in thread length between the tube and the cap and I can't figure out the construction of the cap from your picture.
Could you supply info the the cross section of the cap? Just a sketch would be great.

Again, great skills there!

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post #5 of 16
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Full cap I worked on CNC turning machine, it is difficult to classical when the thread will be the end.
Thread the tube I worked on classic turning lathe, because I was afraid do not break plexiglass.
Tube with a taped with crap tape to protect her from the damage.
I had a plastic fi 70x30mm and it is too tight for a side entrance of water.
The tube is longer thread for 2-3mm

Sorry for my bad english

http://www.pohrani.com/f/3d/SR/3xKPxdDf/autocad.jpg


Edited by vava - 3/16/14 at 8:20am
post #6 of 16
This is amazing work. I always love seeing people with the knowledge and skill to make their own stuff like this. And i especially like the AMD style Waterblock pictured in there.
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Nice! thumb.gif
But I can't see the pictures at big size.
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Could you please post links to high-res versions of the pictures? We can only see the tiny thumbnails
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post #9 of 16
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Thanks

Images corrected

post #10 of 16
And you can program also!!!!!

I thought I would make a press fit insert (with O-ring) to go into for the rez cap.
That way I could avoid the bottoming threads.
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