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Im getting ready to order the res, anti-kink coils and ordering a ultra kaze fan. Anything else I should get? Well Willhemmens said he got 8mm, also because the barbs on the microres are for 3/8". 3/8" is closer to 8mm than any other common US standard tube size.
Maybe my reasoning is just wack, I dont know.
I was thinking of getting some of this though instead http://www.jab-tech.com/PrimoFlex-Pr...D-pr-4115.html
Only because I like the blue rather than clear. XD LOL

I'll probably make a video tutorial. Because I want to contribute to something at least.
Does it matter which res you get? YOU the best!
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Just loaded my rad with dual shrouds and Slipstreams. Much more quiet then the R4's. Cools well but I gave up about 4c Delta T.
Very nice, the double shroud side has a very purposeful look about it! +rep

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thanks for the tip. what kind of screws are you using for your shroud and fan outside of the case?
The fan screws at classified as 6-32, which describes their thickness and thread. Chose the length you need by getting your ruler out or through some maths, note that most of these 6-32 screws will be sold in imperial lengths (inches). 25.4mm = 1 inch.
Edited by Killhouse - 1/22/10 at 4:12pm
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Well this is what they are saying http://www.jab-tech.com/Swiftech-MCR...2-pr-4312.html
One because its small, doesnt make the pump work harder to move the liquid, two the liquid moves easily in it. The pump isnt like a true WC pump, so keeping tubing short, res smaller will make the pump work less.
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Well this is what they are saying http://www.jab-tech.com/Swiftech-MCR...2-pr-4312.html
One because its small, doesnt make the pump work harder to move the liquid, two the liquid moves easily in it. The pump isnt like a true WC pump, so keeping tubing short, res smaller will make the pump work less.
Yeah I like the look of that one a lot acutally. Plain and simple. If you are getting this, it'll make my life easier
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Well this is what they are saying http://www.jab-tech.com/Swiftech-MCR...2-pr-4312.html
One because its small, doesnt make the pump work harder to move the liquid, two the liquid moves easily in it. The pump isnt like a true WC pump, so keeping tubing short, res smaller will make the pump work less.
everyone and their mother is using that for their res mod here.
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Yes, Im getting that res. Plus its cheap too! You dont need alot of liquid for the system, and a bigger res will just create more pressure for the pump. Its also small so keeping with the h50 "small size" the small res fits in fine.
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I'm curious as to why everyone is getting such a small res. Why get one at all? I realize the pump wont handle bigger, but why even get one?
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I'm curious as to why everyone is getting such a small res. Why get one at all? I realize the pump wont handle bigger, but why even get one?
why build your own computer or overclock it? It's fun

There were also some people that reported the temps went down a few C as well
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I'm curious as to why everyone is getting such a small res. Why get one at all? I realize the pump wont handle bigger, but why even get one?
Cuz they can... I'm not

My only problem is that my connections on my Maximus board are larger than 1/4" sooooo yeah Gonna have to adapt for that.
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I'm using an EK Multioption 150 rev2.0. I guess I'm not everyone. I'm using 5/16ID and 7/16OD tubing.
Edited by CaptnBB - 1/22/10 at 5:06pm
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