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I plan on transferring my current build from a Silverstone TJ08E into a CaseLabs Mercury S5 and thinking about using copper tubing.  Do we have a FAQ or guide or specialist with this? 

 

Where is a good place to source the copper tubing? Required tools? Can we use any rigid tubing compression fittings?

 

I've found this video helpful and looking for more information that can help:


Suggestions welcomed! :thumb:

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http://www.overclock.net/t/1280153/pipe-bending-101

1. Mcmaster Carr, Home Depoot, Lowes, Internet smile.gif.

2. Pipe Benders (dont cheap out 30 dollar ones are junk and will make junk, plan on at least 80-100) Copper tube cutter.

3. Yes
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Originally Posted by Cyber Locc View Post

http://www.overclock.net/t/1280153/pipe-bending-101

1. Mcmaster Carr, Home Depoot, Lowes, Internet smile.gif.

2. Pipe Benders (dont cheap out 30 dollar ones are junk and will make junk, plan on at least 80-100) Copper tube cutter.

3. Yes

 

Awesome Thanks.  I dont know how i missed that haha I found BNegatives post from Overclock3D.net also.

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