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post #1 of 12
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hey guys. im new here and am eger to build an awesome pc on a budget. i want to watercool it and i found this on xoxide http://xoxide.com/kwcoolingsys.html i want to use this for mild overclocking and to cool my 6600gt. i was consittering this because i've seen some of the results you guys get with water cooling. pretty cool stuff i must say. my mobo dosnt seem to have a cpu fan connector to my knowlage. thats another reason i want to watercool. if anyone can find out any more info on this system ,or just tell me what they think, it would be greatly appreciated.
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post #2 of 12
I would save an get this- http://www.frozencpu.com/ex-wat-50.html

Edit: Never mind that, you want to W/C your vid card to.
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post #3 of 12
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yea. i would like too tho i guess its not absolutly nessesary.
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post #4 of 12
Sub $100? Easy, Cooler Master Aquagate Mini with the 120mm radiator. I'd personally try to avoid Kingwin.
    
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post #5 of 12
I would suggest that you save your money and buy quality parts. You will regret buying cheap parts, or water cooling equipment. It will easily break and can ruin your whole system. You will have to replace them in a short while.
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post #6 of 12
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haha awesome. i thought that was just a waterblock and radiator so i skipped over it. now i se its a complete system. but boes it come with a resevoir? any other suggestions?
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post #7 of 12
Yup You can do it either get the Aquagate Mini as Transonic suggested or if you are handy with tools, check out my setup, I built it for less than $100.
I did build my own waterblock, not something to tackle if you are in a hurry.
http://www.overclock.net/water-cooli...up-pics-5.html
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post #8 of 12
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the only good i am woth tools is wood work. so i think ill go with a premade kit. urs looks so awesome tho.
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post #9 of 12
sub $100? put that sub $100 sum of cash you currently have into the bank, along with any other money you procure - then once you have ~$300, spend it on a water cooling system truly worthwhile... otherwise you'd best be sticking with a nice heatsink/air cooling for a while
    
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post #10 of 12
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i am now thinking about this one. http://xoxide.com/aquagate.html its 124 and from a trusted company. wucha guys think?
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