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Cheers yet again , well if anyone out there wants to use me as their gunnie pig im more than happy, well, ish. I may try the settup thats at this link:http://www.overclockers.com/tips1227/ (The cheep one of cause). Any ideas? Would it be able to get me to 3GHz ?
    
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i have the kingwin aquastar. (premade kit) and just look at my temps...
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Id rather not go for a kit but thanks for the suggestion, custom built (either completely or using parts) gives it a more accomplished feel...
    
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post #14 of 36
thats cool. i only chose a premade one because a.) it was cheaper. and b.) my ambient temps are always low. (basement with central air on in the summer)
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post #15 of 36
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Didnt let that on did you? Im in a hot upstairs room with no aircon...I have a window that slighlty opens though so its all good
    
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post #16 of 36
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Anyway, got a bit off topic there, so what do people think about this setup? http://www.overclockers.com/tips1227/. Im still open for suggestions regarding a complete setup, and even some weird custom work if anyone tells me what to buy (Im sure ill be able to get it off ebay)
    
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Anyway, got a bit off topic there, so what do people think about this setup? http://www.overclockers.com/tips1227/
Yeah that setup seems ok but before u rush into it have a look around for alternatives..

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and even some weird custom work
hha have a look at this for custom:
http://www.wc101.com/guides/bongs/
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post #18 of 36
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Maybe not custom then

Well, I think I have made my choises, here they are:

http://www.watercoolingshop.com/cata...roducts_id=424 - Dont have a clue about barbs

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/Arctic-Cooling...QQcmdZViewItem

http://www.watercoolingshop.com/cata...roducts_id=390 - Barbs again?

http://www.watercoolingshop.com/cata...roducts_id=102

http://www.watercoolingshop.com/cata...roducts_id=420

http://www.watercoolingshop.com/cata...x.php?cPath=29 - Dont have a clue about tubing, take your pick (and also lenght)

Thats everything apart from the liquid,(what do I put in btw). But remember I know NOTHING about watercooling, how easy would this be to set up? And which parts out of my choises are bad?(which ones are ok would probably be an easier question)

Thanks for all your replies
    
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post #19 of 36
water cooling is easy to set up, really if you can build your own computer you can build your own water cooling setup....aslong as you are sensible
dont go to cheap on the water cooling otherwise it wont be much of an upgrade from your BT

i suggest the Swiftech Apogee and Swiftech MCP655 pump both found on This page

also a good site for making custom kits is Here
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post #20 of 36
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I cannot afford that pump, really cant, Im streching my budget allready, £120 exc shipping
    
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