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post #21 of 30
Well, I Like my TDX silver

Anyway, i would go with a heatercore if you have the space for it...hands down. I originally used a 1977 Bonneville Heatercore with 4 120MM fans on it with shrouds. Even if you have it outside the case, you can easily mod the top or bottom of your case to fit it under or above...(sry for redundancy)

The dangerden DD5 just isn;t worth it IMO. I would go with 2 CSP-MAG pumps. I only would get the DD5 in the package deal with the TDX block.

For the GPU block, if you aren;t Overclocking your GPUs, dont; bother, it's just needless cost and flow restriction. It's unnecessary.

If you are using distilled water, i would go with clearflex or Tygon with the same ID as the OD of your other components. Then you can heat the end of the tubing in oiling water for ~45 sec, then slide it over the barbs. When it cools, it will be nice and snug. No ugly worm drive clamps needed, but if you want the extra insurance the clams afford, go for it, jsut don;t tighten them down too much as they may eat into the tubing and cause bad things to happen.

Go for the chipset block....It increases stability no matter what anyone else says. A lower tempurature on any of their parts increases stability and longevity. Esp if you are using a powerful pump(s)

Stay away from that "unbreakable" Res that DD sells. It's pure crap. I would just go with a T-line and a fillport. Cheaper, and more efficient in my opinion, but whatever floats your boat man. There are some really nifty things you can do with a t-line that you just can;t do with a resivoir....like this

http://guides.pimprig.com/water_cool...ine_system.php

well ahve fun.
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should i be buying 1/2"id 3/8' od?
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3/8 ID 1/2 OD.....the opposite isn;t possible....lol....
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post #24 of 30
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your right i read wrong it was 1/2" id 3/4"od
Or 3/4"id 1/2"id
if id mean inner diameter then im getting that. wait of course it means inner diameter.
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your right i read wrong it was 1/2" id 3/4"od
Or 3/4"id 1/2"id
if id mean inner diameter then im getting that. wait of course it means inner diameter.

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post #26 of 30
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Ok so far the setup is:
Swiftech storm g4 ordered
gonna go with Swiftech MCX159-CU Chipset Cooler -need
Danger Den DD12V-D5 Pump -need
Danger Den Single 5 1/4" Bay Reservoir-need
2x PrimoChill ICE - UV Red -need
1977 Bonneville Heatercore -need
Danger Den Acetal MAZE4 GPU-need
10' PrimoFlex Red Tubing - 1/2 inch -need
10' Swiftech Coolsleeves 500 (For 1/2in. OD Tubing) - UV Blue -need
is this all im going to need?
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how do i mount my '77? im going to assume it has no mounts of 120mm fan placments
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and is a fillport really handy?
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post #29 of 30
just pick up a BIX II from danger den instead of the heatercore - same performance, better looks, easier to mount, plus its only a few extra bucks after you calculate in hardware and materials needed for fan shrouds


and you won't need coolsleeves, as the tubing you're getting is plenty flexible, but because you're using UV red PCice, i'd suggest you go with a overall higher quality tubing such as the masterkleer tubing from www.mcmaster.com that i listed in my original post - its the tubing that i personally use, and i've used IT ALL, and it is my favorite tubing over everything else out there

its a slightly stiffer tubing, but has thicker walls and you can basically bend it on top of itself before it starts to kink, and IT WILL NEVER, EVER STAIN!!!!, and oh, did i mention that it has a bend radius better than that of tygon R-3603 for 1/3 the price?


otherwise the component list looks great to me (don't forget hose clamps though - if you get some of the masterkleer tubing, mcmaster.com carries the hose clamps you'll need as well - i'll give you a part number for them if you'd like)

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post #30 of 30
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lol yea ill need them
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