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[Build Log] Watercooled Phanteks Enthoo Luxe - Z97, GTX 980 SLI

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Hey guys this is my first time building such a high end watercooled PC for myself so I thought I would show it off a little wink.gif. I will attach a link to an album and will just post pics in the thread I feel are worth seeing. This build took me about 6 LONG months to put together after certain issues came up is is almost finished. I will update the thread with benchmarks and final pics once it is 100% complete. I hope you guys enjoy.

Specs:
Case: Phanteks Enthoo Luxe Black (replaced from 750D)
CPU: Intel Core i7 4790K
Mobo: ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VII HERO
Ram : CORSAIR Vengeance Pro 16GB 2X8GB DDR3 @ 1866MHz
GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 980 Superclocked ACX2.0 - 04G-P4-2983-KR
HDD: WD 2TB Black WD2003FZEX x2
SSD: SAMSUNG 850 PRO 256GB
SSD Scratch Disk: HyperX Savage 240GB
PSU: CORSAIR AX 860w
Cooling: Custom Loop
Case Fans: Corsair AF 140mm's
Fan Control: Lamptron FC-5 Black V2
Cable Extensions/Misc: Darkside, Silverstone

Watercooling Parts:
CPU Block: EK Supremacy Evo - Nickel Plexi
GPU Blocks: EK EK-FC980 - Nickel Plexi w/ Black backplate & EK Terminal - Black x2
Fittings: Bitspower Compressions
Res: Bitspower Water Tank Z-Multi 250 w/ 3 Port addon
Pump: EK Vario D5 w/ Acetal Top
Rad: GTX 360 Nemesis
Rad: GTX 240 Nemesis
Tubing: Primochill LRT 1/2 - 3/4 Bloodshed Red
Fans: EK Vardar's F4's (Push) x5
Lighting: Darkside Red LED's

Now for some pics...







GPU's cover half the board ha




CPU Block and ram installed


One of the 980's with the installed block, looks pretty good


Rads, fans and CPU block installed


Cable management isn't even done yet! rolleyes.gif


Barely fits


Leak testing yesterday, still need to run power cables and other wires







http://imgur.com/a/W0lmh - Album
And a video from a month ago when I started installing rads, blocks etc - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pJFWbbPte-E

If you guys want anymore pics or info feel free to ask, these are just pics I pulled that I thought were worth while and I have plenty more lol

I'd like to thank @geggeg @akira749 and others for all the help for a first time watercooling noob.
Edited by Reaper28 - 8/20/15 at 8:23am
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Very nice ! What are your temperatures ?
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Originally Posted by CryonX View Post

Very nice ! What are your temperatures ?

Sorry for the late reply, been busy at work.

1410/1820/1520 Boost
GPU Load - 40c max under load/benchmark
GPU Idle - 24/26c depending on ambient

i7 4790K @ 4.8GHz 1.25v
CPU Load Avg. 63/65c depending on ambient
CPU Idle 28-31c
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