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Thanks for the input guys, you've kept me interested in this water thing for months now....

Would it be advisable to lap the base of the MCW60? Should I wait until the rest of the parts arrive (dunno when I'll be able to order them...)?

Had a minor setback...monies were diverted into a new battery for my car...so I'll be putting off the water conversion a bit longer
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Thanks for the input guys, you've kept me interested in this water thing for months now....

Would it be advisable to lap the base of the MCW60? Should I wait until the rest of the parts arrive (dunno when I'll be able to order them...)?

Had a minor setback...monies were diverted into a new battery for my car...so I'll be putting off the water conversion a bit longer
I don't see why you couldn't lap the mcw60, but I'm not sure how much of a temp drop it would yield. If you really wanted to, you could. So no new updates?
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Thanks for the input. Nah, still trying to find any used parts I can...as I work and save up some money...

I've already been told it's not worth it to lap the MCW60, as the contact portion of the base is raised, so it's not beneficial to do that.
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post #34 of 71
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Thanks for the input. Nah, still trying to find any used parts I can...as I work and save up some money...
That's a good strategy. Something's bound to show up sooner or later.
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My (used) DTek Fuzion arrived today....yay. Won't get pics until this weekend...roommate has the camera and is out of town...
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My (used) DTek Fuzion arrived today....yay. Won't get pics until this weekend...roommate has the camera and is out of town...
Nice! I can't wait to see pics
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Your getting there......pretty soon you'll be cussing this stuff just like the rest of us......


It is a lot of fun, I'm glad your getting closer to your goal...
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Your getting there......pretty soon you'll be cussing this stuff just like the rest of us......


It is a lot of fun, I'm glad your getting closer to your goal...
I here ya, I started out with just a small budget loop. Add some desire for better temps and now I'm switching to 1/2" tubing, lapping and bowing block, getting a CD waterfall res, and w/c'ing my gpu(got a free mcw60 from NCSpec).
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Pics as promised...







Recognize it?
Edited by afzsom - 5/23/08 at 4:14pm
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Once again...I find myself posting back to back...a week apart.





My GTX360 arrived today... Rest of the parts hopefully by the end of the week.
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