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Well the title speaks for itself......never done it......but really interested......plus the X2s get sooo freaking hot with the 96F weather lately........cpu won't go over 50C even in crysis but the X2s are a different story.......had to take off the side panel and put a 4 speed house fan on full just to keep the GPUs below 70C.....the freaking RAM heatsinks on the X2s get so hot i can't even keep my fingers on them.......anyways......looke at a few parts on newegg.......here is a few

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835108082

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835108099

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835108098

and dang nobody makes X2 water blocks..........well i found these
http://ekwaterblocks.com/shop/produc...0850cd0bc8f230

thanx for all the help........like i said i've never done this before......but want to
    
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post #2 of 11
CPU loop

http://www.petrastechshop.com/dfuv2uncpuwa.html

http://www.petrastechshop.com/hwlablicegtx2.html

http://www.petrastechshop.com/swmcin12pu.html

http://www.petrastechshop.com/swmchire.html or http://www.petrastechshop.com/1odtf1and7id.html

GPU Loop

http://www.petrastechshop.com/ekx2fucowafo.html x2

http://www.petrastechshop.com/hwlablicegtx1.html (Should be back in stock shortly, just send Alex or Quoc an email about it)

http://www.petrastechshop.com/swmcin12pu.html

http://www.petrastechshop.com/swmchire.html Or http://www.petrastechshop.com/1odtf1and7id.html

Tubing - http://www.petrastechshop.com/7id5odmagepu.html

PT Nuke - http://www.petrastechshop.com/pepcobi1.html
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hmm... deja vu?
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good stuff....thanx
    
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post #5 of 11
Yeh everything from petra's is sweet

http://www.overclock.net/water-cooling/ kgo!
Edited by DaCrusader - 7/2/08 at 11:18pm
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Does he really need two loops? That is very expensive.
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Does he really need two loops? That is very expensive.
With 2 3870x2's and an overclocked quad, yes.
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^^^ post 5000. congrats


anyways. im doing this same thing.
im only getting the cpu loop at first though. because of the money
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post #9 of 11
Once you go to water you will never want to go back to air.
It's common sense take your time and do it right, I've never had a leak in in four years since I started using it.

One loop will do just get a nice triple rad.
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daaang......spendy........k what if i run it........tank$20......pump$85.....cpu$65.....480 rad$150.....X2$145.....X2$145.....120 rad$54?

so about $750 with all the fittings/tubing/coolant/shipping
    
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