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WC a E6420 worth it?

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Okay I have decided to hold off on getting a Quad for a while. My initial plan is to pick up a Q9650 when Nehelam hits/makes LGA775 cpu's drop price....So my question is, should I even bother WC a E6420 now? I was thinking of just doing a 120.2 rad mounted in the top of a CM Cent. 590 case, with a MCP350 with a XSPC Res/top, with Swifty Apogee.....running 1/2" tubing.....or should I not even bother?
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Why not? You can always use the same kit to watercool your next CPU... and next CPU... and next CPU.
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Why not? You can always use the same kit to watercool your next CPU... and next CPU... and next CPU.
Amen, its a good investment in the future. like bonds, or CD's, or video cards that will be outdated in 3 months
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Well....now I just gotta convince the boss (wife) that its safe and worthwhile.....
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Why not? You can always use the same kit to watercool your next CPU... and next CPU... and next CPU.
I agree. I dont see them making anything bigger than 1/2" tubing. Im running 3/8" and loading at 3.8ghz 42C folding.


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Well....now I just gotta convince the boss (wife) that its safe and worthwhile.....
Tell the wife to get in the kitchen and make you some pie. Im just kidding.tell her you can pick a color to match her eyes..
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Well....now I just gotta convince the boss (wife) that its safe and worthwhile.....
Why are you bothering to ask or telling her?
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Why are you bothering to ask or telling her?
Your too funny.....I do not want the couch to be next best friend.......
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Your too funny.....I do not want the couch to be next best friend.......
Put your foot down!

Shoot when I get married. If my wife wont let me buy WC then I will divorce her demon AZZ!
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Why not? You can always use the same kit to watercool your next CPU... and next CPU... and next CPU.
So thats a good setup hey?......
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So thats a good setup hey?......
Make sure to get the Apogee copper top or risk corrosion....
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