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post #51 of 94
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Wow, looks pretty cool ..

"I'm stuck, can't find a decent HDD cooler with fan controller"


Why not just wire a hdd cooler that has fans to another fan controller?
thnks for your suggestion, but there is no room for 2 devices. I only have 1 5.25" bay available that's why I sold "my oown" HDD cooler to my friend to compensate for the space. check it out:
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That HD costs more than all the computers in my house combined.
Assuming that they are priced correctly.
-cough-


Nice job though.
    
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post #53 of 94
Just buy a fan controller, and a HDD cooler?
Don't think you will find a HDD cooler with a fan controller combo?

For a nice HDD cooler, Scythe has one:

http://www.scythe-eu.com/en/products.../ita-kaze.html

Don't know if you can get it in the US..
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Just buy a fan controller, and a HDD cooler?
Don't think you will find a HDD cooler with a fan controller combo?

For a nice HDD cooler, Scythe has one:

http://www.scythe-eu.com/en/products.../ita-kaze.html

Don't know if you can get it in the US..

Thanks man, but I already have it... look 3 posts up that's the picture of it!!! If I can find one anywhere I'll buy another one. This cooler isn't produced anymore
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this is one awesome project
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Has the H2O loop been permanently installed yet?

The reason I ask is that the Apogee GTX top and the reservoir are made out of aluminum, which leads to galvanic corrosion. Swiftech does have a replacement copper top for the Apogee GTX, so that would take care of one of the contributors; for the res I'd suggest either an EK column res or a Swiftech micro res.
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Has the H2O loop been permanently installed yet?

The reason I ask is that the Apogee GTX top and the reservoir are made out of aluminum, which leads to galvanic corrosion. Swiftech does have a replacement copper top for the Apogee GTX, so that would take care of one of the contributors; for the res I'd suggest either an EK column res or a Swiftech micro res.
I know abiut that. I will be using fesser one non conductive antifreeze with anticorossive additive recommended by swiftech.. that should take care of the problem.
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this is one awesome project
I'm glad you like it buddy!!!
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I know abiut that. I will be using fesser one non conductive antifreeze with anticorossive additive recommended by swiftech.. that should take care of the problem.
Even the corrosion inhibitors due not 100% prevent corrosion from occurring. I've actually heard of several instances of corrosion issues with the aluminum Apogee GTX top; and some of them were even in loops that had corrosion inhibitors in the fluid, in fact the replacement copper top was released after people were complaining about corrosion.
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Even the corrosion inhibitors due not 100% prevent corrosion from occurring. I've actually heard of several instances of corrosion issues with the aluminum Apogee GTX top; and some of them were even in loops that had corrosion inhibitors in the fluid, in fact the replacement copper top was released after people were complaining about corrosion.
Since this is my friends machine I have to finish it asap with available parts. I'll give it a month to see if any corrosion appears. Most threads I read on this topic show that it takes about 4 months for corrosion to take place with use of distilled water without additives. So I'll see
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