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sup guys, this is my first build. been ongoing for quite some time now. i finally got it to the point where i'm content with it. Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

Awesome build. One question though: How did you improve the airflow under the case enough for adequate airflow for a 240 rad? I have a fan mod I did for the bottom of my case, and I have found that unless I let the front of my case overhang the desk, the airflow under the case is so bad I can actually hear the fan struggle and I can see the RPM drop on my fan controller as the fan tries desperately to move air without enough inlet area. I have thought about drilling large round holes in the side of the feet, but for now I'm just letting it overhang the desk.
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Originally Posted by Jamaican Reaper View Post

I have a question for anyone using a H100/H100i,whats the best method of cleaning the rad,and have you ever tried cleaning the rad without removing the block off of the cpu...

A brush, a vacuum with a brush attachment, canned air, datavac air blower, compressor....take your pick, they all work.
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http://www.amazon.com/Metro-Vacuum-ED500-500-Watt-Electric/dp/B001J4ZOAW/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1368366202&sr=8-1&keywords=datavac thumb.gif

h100i's fins are pretty delicate, anything physically touching them will probably result in bent fins.

The fins are not overly delicate, and you would have to apply fairly unreasonable force to bend them.



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Awesome build. One question though: How did you improve the airflow under the case enough for adequate airflow for a 240 rad? I have a fan mod I did for the bottom of my case, and I have found that unless I let the front of my case overhang the desk, the airflow under the case is so bad I can actually hear the fan struggle and I can see the RPM drop on my fan controller as the fan tries desperately to move air without enough inlet area. I have thought about drilling large round holes in the side of the feet, but for now I'm just letting it overhang the desk.
A brush, a vacuum with a brush attachment, canned air, datavac air blower, compressor....take your pick, they all work.
The fins are not overly delicate, and you would have to apply fairly unreasonable force to bend them.



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if that was directed at me, im sorry i cant do the spoiler thing on my phone!
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post #9823 of 18197
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Hey man I know right,
I got mine from my favourite car haha! I'm doing my cables this week, white and dark blue to match my motherboard, have you thought about what you are going to do with your cables yet? Oh and I bought my second 7950 do you know if I get free games with it from overclockers?

I haven't done anything with them yet mate, probably won't do much with it just yet as they do look good dispite not being 100% perfect. What motherboard do you have? Asus use light blue colours which are harder to match.

It should say on overclockers comes with free games I think, are you after the never settle bundle? Best email them and ask mate. If its like Nvidia you will get an envelope with a few voucher cards in. They don't come in the box of the graphics card!

It says this on overclockers if you click on the game bundle:

When you order a qualifying product this bundle will be included automatically for FREE in your order.

When is your card coming? Will be interesting to hear how crossfire performs!

I haven't bought my memory cooler yet as im still not convinced its going to fit with my USB 3.0 header cable attached too.

I agree with rules, its impossible to do on a mobile device, not the posters fault. I think we can let people off in this instance!
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post #9824 of 18197
I want to share my 600T as well. I'm having problems with the loop at the moment. any suggestions would be nice. I currently have a 240mm GT Stealth XFlow and a 120mm GT Stealth (normal).

Thanks.



post #9825 of 18197
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I want to share my 600T as well. I'm having problems with the loop at the moment. any suggestions would be nice. I currently have a 240mm GT Stealth XFlow and a 120mm GT Stealth (normal).

Thanks.
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Looking good!

Particularily love the yellow and black cables. Are you planning on using any colors on the liquid or are you going with distilled water?
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Looking good!

Particularily love the yellow and black cables. Are you planning on using any colors on the liquid or are you going with distilled water?

It's actually this


I can't quite decide yet on the color scheme as the black/yellow connectors came with the motherboard as a promo from my local retailer. (8pin, 24pin and 2x6pin)

Going all out yellow/black would be a nice idea but I'm not planning to ditch my 8gb x 4 Avexir Core yet since I just bought them (color blue)frown.gif



Edited by Radiant93 - 5/13/13 at 8:22am
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what kind of problems are you having with the loop? Looks good otherwise.
 
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what kind of problems are you having with the loop? Looks good otherwise.

Uhmmm. The loop from the GPU to the 120mm Rad kinda looks awkward. Maybe I need a PSU cover?

Is the whole blue/white theme with a touch of black/yellow just ok? I would also be need some sort of Fan Controller maybe.
post #9829 of 18197
Nice! I'm liking it not something you see all the time.

I'm too lazy to start the sleeving tongue.gif

Have to take the thing half apart and I'm not in the mood. I need to be 'sick' @ home for a week or something wink.gif
post #9830 of 18197
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Originally Posted by Radiant93 View Post

It's actually this


I can't quite decide yet on the color scheme as the black/yellow connectors came with the motherboard as a promo from my local retailer. (8pin, 24pin and 2x6pin)

Going all out yellow/black would be a nice idea but I'm not planning to ditch my 8gb x 4 Avexir Core yet since I just bought them (color blue)frown.gif
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Ahh doh.gif, it looked like it was colored tubing haha.

Yea I can see that it is quite a hard choice to make. What I personally would do is to try to get more yellow and black into the build while not getting rid of the blue you have. For example, painting the rings of the Corsair fans yellow to match the cables and mobo could actually work out quite well.
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