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+Rep'd for being so helpful, Rowey.

I'm pretty decent with my W/C knowledge, but, I never understood what the pros and cons were to different sized tubing.

Isn't thinner tubing better because it keeps the water at a better pressure?

and if that's true, then why bother with the thicker tubing at all? Is there a positive I'm missing?
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post #10953 of 15204
Thanks, Erakith.

There aren't really any pros or cons of smaller/thicker tubing really, nothing noticeable. Smaller I/D tubing is more restricted in terms of quantity of the water flow. Bigger I/D such as 1/2" allows more water to flow at a higher quantity.

A bigger I/D is better than a smaller I/D.

It's down to personal preference on what tubing to go for, most people go with the thicker tubing these days.
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Go check your thread out smile.gif

thanks i will get the 360 and the 240 both
360 on top? and 240 under hdd ?
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post #10955 of 15204
You wont need both for just the GPU and CPU. I'd just take the 360 and whack it up top smile.gif
post #10956 of 15204
Still messing a year later lol

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1st place @ casemodding competition!

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Awesome!  Congrats and way to go on all of your hardwork!



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Well ordering them was out of the question since my Phantom already brings thumb screw's, So I did what I know best hehe

Wipe them clean.

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Full work log for this here.


I like it... may be ripping your idea off, lol.

 



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Thinking of selling my laptop, I'd get about 600 for that. What upgrades do you guys think I should make to my rig/setup with that?
Current Rig:
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Things I've thought of:
-Tri Surround monitors
-One 27" hi-res Catleap monitor
-Watercooling loop


Yup, buy the XSPC Rasa kit.  In fact, go one better and get the Raystorm kit.  Raystorm=awesome.

 

You'll be surprised by how low your temps are.

 

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I like it... may be ripping your idea off, lol.

NZXT Anodized thumbscrews on their way. thumb.gif

Shame, ive already got mine kitted out wink.gif

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post #10959 of 15204
hey men do you know if a grommet exist for the big hole next to the PSU?
Cant find that did nzxt sell this?
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post #10960 of 15204
You're better off asking evil jerry smile.gif

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