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Quick question for you all. I have always used Alpacool D5 pumps. I'm going to water cool my sons system next. I wanted to know if the DC-LT pump is any good. I was looking at getting this alphacool kit. Is that pump any good?? I was trying to avoid spending $400 on his setup. LOL

Things to consider...
Case is Corsair 350D
Will be cooling the CPU (4670K) & GTX 770.
I already have an Alphacool UT60 that will be going up front and wanted the ST30 on the top.
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Well, it will power that kit, but it might be much louder than the D5.
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post #3 of 5
Just buy him this.
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Originally Posted by JLMS2010 View Post

Quick question for you all. I have always used Alpacool D5 pumps. I'm going to water cool my sons system next. I wanted to know if the DC-LT pump is any good. I was looking at getting this alphacool kit. Is that pump any good?? I was trying to avoid spending $400 on his setup. LOL

Things to consider...
Case is Corsair 350D
Will be cooling the CPU (4670K) & GTX 770.
I already have an Alphacool UT60 that will be going up front and wanted the ST30 on the top.

Honestly?

Its a bad purchase.

A jingway would be a better buy than that hateful little pump
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Yeah, I may just decide to take the plunge and not short cut it. LOL Thanks thumb.gif
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