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ok got it all now thanks! 1 more thing now, the top of the case has an eSATA port, do i have to connect it to tgh same kind of sata openings on the mobo like the bluray-drive and HDD?

Yes. But, i don't have mine hooked up because I will never use it.
    
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post #7952 of 15201
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I'm going to buy a 750W-900W PSU soon so that's okay! The performance is good for the relative low price! biggrin.gif

thats not what they are saying.

They are saying the core uses alot of energy per/ghz

such as i5 -2500k = 5ghz @ 1.35vcore

and blows absolutely every AMD out of the water (excluding server cores) rolleyes.gif
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post #7953 of 15201
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Window Mod Complete!
Ok window Mod is complete and installed: Here's the window in and the process i used to make it.
Most important tool needed! Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)
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You sir are brave, I was thinking about putting a window on my Phantom, but, I don't really want to displace the side case fans anywhere else. its good airflow.
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post #7954 of 15201
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Really the pump died?. You didn't run the pump dry at all did you? If a pump runs without water it will die fast.But the XPSC pumps are known to die and be noisy.I dont have either problem with mine but i could just be lucky so far.That Sux i am so sorry.Contact them and have them send you A new one fast.It was coming out great.Just work on something else while you wait.That crap happens to me all the time where i get something DOA or broken. Good Luck and great work so far.

Thanks for the advice once again, You have been a crucial part to my build and id just like to thank you for your help and input. But yeah back to the point, the pump worked last night but when i turned the psu off and back on the pump wouldn't work and id have to fiddle about with the molex connection for it to work again. Now when i try turn it on it just makes a whining noise but the pump wheel doesn't actually rotate or move any water. Im going to phone up and get a replacement tomorrow. I also took in what you said about doing something else. Im going to braid some cables while im waiting for the new res/pump. Thanks.
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Yah thats why I ditched the rasa pump asap. You see this all too often.

I googled it but couldn't find anything, do you know of anyone who's had their rasa pump fail then? Im really annoyed.
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Really the pump died?. You didn't run the pump dry at all did you? If a pump runs without water it will die fast.But the XPSC pumps are known to die and be noisy.I dont have either problem with mine but i could just be lucky so far.That Sux i am so sorry.Contact them and have them send you A new one fast.It was coming out great.Just work on something else while you wait.That crap happens to me all the time where i get something DOA or broken. Good Luck and great work so far.

Thanks for the advice once again, You have been a crucial part to my build and id just like to thank you for your help and input. But yeah back to the point, the pump worked last night but when i turned the psu off and back on the pump wouldn't work and id have to fiddle about with the molex connection for it to work again. Now when i try turn it on it just makes a whining noise but the pump wheel doesn't actually rotate or move any water. Im going to phone up and get a replacement tomorrow. I also took in what you said about doing something else. Im going to braid some cables while im waiting for the new res/pump. Thanks.
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Yah thats why I ditched the rasa pump asap. You see this all too often.

I googled it but couldn't find anything, do you know of anyone who's had their rasa pump fail then? Im really annoyed.

I used to follow the rasa thread and someone would post almost daily that their pump failed. XSPC is great about rma's but I wanted to avoid all that.
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post #7956 of 15201
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I used to follow the rasa thread and someone would post almost daily that their pump failed. XSPC is great about rma's but I wanted to avoid all that.

that is good to know thumb.gif

Wouldn't even have a clue. Was thinking about going WC (water cooling)
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How do i start a thread? sorry imma newb.

Edit:never mind, just found the huge button lol.
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post #7958 of 15201
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that is good to know thumb.gif
Wouldn't even have a clue. Was thinking about going WC (water cooling)

Don't let that turn you away from WCing. If you're worried about that get this kit and you wont ever "have" to replace anything in it:
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post #7959 of 15201
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yeah i will be changing pumps also but not till i can afford the one i want.
Wow finally putting the side door on made my whole systems airflow work perfect. it dropped like 6 to 8 degrees with the door on at 5.0 Ghz heres my temps under full load.

Sorry double post.

Let's see that thing with a real load of IBT with AVX please? Oh and make sure it's all memory too.

BTW I really like the way that side part of the window show cases the SSDs, good job. That tubing does look like crap. Hope you get that swapped out soon.
 
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post #7960 of 15201
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Don't let that turn you away from WCing. If you're worried about that get this kit and you wont ever "have" to replace anything in it:
Dazmode 360 kit

i mean, right now im debating on closed loops or should i go with a full build with a T-virus Resv. ... hmmm...
I mean the price for water cool vs closed loops are pretty high, My current thermaltake Frio already gets better temps then closed looped WC such as Corsair H60. If other water cooling options can get me in the low 20c's and low 10c's , it would be worth it. my FRIO gets 26c min. Max of 46c with an ambient temp of 85-90F.
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