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Poll Results: Will you ever splurge and go all out on a Case labs?

 
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    Yes!
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    No :(
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    Heck yes! I have mulitple CL
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    Whats this caselabs thing?
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post #321 of 898
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Looks are nice but performance is best!!!
But something tells me that the placement of the tubing wont affect performance biggrin.gif
    
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post #322 of 898
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But something tells me that the placement of the tubing wont affect performance biggrin.gif

thinking.gif

Flow Rate = Performance Factor.

TCO
     
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post #323 of 898
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Originally Posted by TheCautiousOne View Post

thinking.gif

Flow Rate = Performance Factor.

TCO
That's what my two pumps are for; single loop. biggrin.gif

That's why I went two pumps. I was originally going to go with one, but then I have the 560GTS which is pretty restrictive. But two pumps will be an ease for this loop regardless of that amount of tubing.
Edited by SteezyTN - 8/14/15 at 4:09pm
    
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post #324 of 898
I was just trying to tell you that as long as it looks goid performance is where you want, i would not worry so much as it is real hard to match what some pwople do??😀😀😀😀
post #325 of 898
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this is what i want my build to look like, yes i will be copying another build but it will look good. mine will be blue and white though
post #326 of 898
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Originally Posted by seross69 View Post

I was just trying to tell you that as long as it looks goid performance is where you want, i would not worry so much as it is real hard to match what some pwople do??😀😀😀😀
Gotcha. This case is just too hard to make it my own. Too many damn look alike a lol. Oh, did I tel you I'm putting 7 vardar fans in here? Those things are nears as quiet at 1200 rpm compared to my SP120's at 600 hah
    
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post #327 of 898
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Originally Posted by SteezyTN View Post

Gotcha. This case is just too hard to make it my own. Too many damn look alike a lol. Oh, did I tel you I'm putting 7 vardar fans in here? Those things are nears as quiet at 1200 rpm compared to my SP120's at 600 hah
And they will cool 2 to 3 times better
post #328 of 898
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And they will cool 2 to 3 times better
Yeah, I was telling VSG that I'll periodically swap the SP's for the Vardars over time. Just not now. I already have the SP's, so there here to stay for a few months.

I've been googling images of all different types of watercooling setups to get an idea of how to do my loop, but I'm so lost frown.gif
    
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post #329 of 898
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I keep thinking of ways that I can do the tubing. When I get home, I'll do a layout that I keep thinking about that I really like. I'll post it in a few.
    
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post #330 of 898
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I keep thinking of ways that I can do the tubing. When I get home, I'll do a layout that I keep thinking about that I really like. I'll post it in a few.

I can promise you one thing and that is it will all change once you get the case and start putting it together
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