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

 
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post #841 of 892
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Originally Posted by SteezyTN View Post

What's up people. Longtime no see! Been super busy with school, that I haven't really been putting much use to my PC. But I have a slight update. Decided to go back to my older xspc 90 degree fittings, in which I will be doing the original tube routing that I did when I first build the PC. Also going to reuse the midplate.



The way I have the tubing routing now is just an eye sore. Every time I look at it it drives me insane.

I'm going to drill two more holes in the old midplate for the CPU tubing, so that way I won't have to route tubing behind the back of the case.

Other than this, everything will be the same. No hardware or watercooling changes... and that's a promis...

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Originally Posted by SteezyTN View Post

Decided to go back to dual loops. CPU loop will be a Pastel Red and GPU will be Pastel Ice White. I really think this loop will be my best yet. Ordered the stuff from PPCS just now, so all I need to do is drill my remaining two holes and get the tubing routed...

Was starting to have withdrawals due to no steeztn changes glad to get them and see you!!!! Hope all is well
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Was starting to have withdrawals due to no steeztn changes glad to get them and see you!!!! Hope all is well
thumb.gif you have to get your entertainment from somewhere lol.

But this will be the last time I make any changes. However, depending on how Temps are for the GPU loop, as well as flow, I may add a third rad and a second pump. But that's not any time soon. That's a promise! I'm trying to get into a nursing program, and i can't keep spending money on this loop.

Ordered the red and white coolant yesterday so they should be here next Tuesday. I just finished drilling the last two holes, and now im cleaning out my pumps/res and will be doing the hard tubing.
    
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thumb.gif you have to get your entertainment from somewhere lol.

But this will be the last time I make any changes. However, depending on how Temps are for the GPU loop, as well as flow, I may add a third rad and a second pump. But that's not any time soon. That's a promise! I'm trying to get into a nursing program, and i can't keep spending money on this loop.

Ordered the red and white coolant yesterday so they should be here next Tuesday. I just finished drilling the last two holes, and now im cleaning out my pumps/res and will be doing the hard tubing.

Ok i will try to believe you!!
post #844 of 892
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Ok i will try to believe you!!
lol seriously. Plus, my favorite loop layout was my original setup I had when I first got the case. Everything will be the same, except I'm changing the CPU tubing routing. Here's a pic of the current pass throughs.



I feel like this setup will be my most favorite. Since I'm going to do two different coolant colors, it's going to look awesome!

I really feel like you guys will like it when I'm done .

Oh, and I also swapped out my SP120s with Vardar 120ERs. Those fans are the best. Ordered 3 White ones, so I'm going to try and do something crazy with the fan layout as well.
Edited by SteezyTN - 9/25/16 at 6:14pm
    
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Nice to see you back at it. I agree the old tubing runs were better. I know why you changed it though. But you saying this is the last time makes me chuckle. Don't take that in the wrong way , bc you have to admit and info the same you change up what you want a lot
    
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post #846 of 892
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Nice to see you back at it. I agree the old tubing runs were better. I know why you changed it though. But you saying this is the last time makes me chuckle. Don't take that in the wrong way , bc you have to admit and info the same you change up what you want a lot
lol. Once I get this set up, I won't be changing for a while. I understand I change it a lot, but there was so many factors that contributed to that. First was the flow, and then there was the pump sound, etc. now everything is worked out. The only thing I may change is adding a second pump to the GPU loop and maybe a 240 or 360 radiator. That's it.
    
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post #847 of 892
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lol. Once I get this set up, I won't be changing for a while. I understand I change it a lot, but there was so many factors that contributed to that. First was the flow, and then there was the pump sound, etc. now everything is worked out. The only thing I may change is adding a second pump to the GPU loop and maybe a 240 or 360 radiator. That's it.

That is all maybe😀😀😀😀😀😀
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That is all maybe😀😀😀😀😀😀
You guys know me too well smile.gif
    
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I see the gentleman have said thier part as most of us feel the same. It is you who is spending the $ though.

TCO
     
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I see the gentleman have said thier part as most of us feel the same. It is you who is spending the $ though.

TCO
Oh well. But I feel 100% that this setup will be the one.
    
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