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Why don't you find some screws in your local hardware store?

Also, I would recommend to remove the dye.
Why remove the dye?


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1 240 would probly be fine for 2 6870s im using a rx360 rad for my i7 and 5870 and my 5870 core does not touch 40c and nother else on the card passes 50c at 1000mhz.
Ya, I took the pic of my saved shopping cart with no 120 radiator. I will most likely go with the 240 alone at first and see how it works. If I have to, I can always add the 120 later.
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Why remove the dye?
Because dyes can clog your GPU blocks. They are also a pain to clean if they get clogged. If you want to make your loop cool then get blue colored tubing.
Edited by Pencuri - 12/25/10 at 7:59pm
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Because dyes can clog your GPU blocks. They are also a pain to clean if they get clogged. If you want to make your loop cool then get blue colored tubing.
Thanks for the input! Makes my decision to go to all white plumping easier.
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You know you might be better off going with the xspc rs240 or rx240 kits sence its for yours only would save you some money.
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**EDIT** Original post completely changed to reflect my two new proposed plans. Please provide feedback as I would like to pull the trigger on this buy soon. ***EDIT***


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You know you might be better off going with the xspc rs240 or rx240 kits sence its for yours only would save you some money.
I looked at that, but I would spend about 75 more bucks and I never intend to watercool the CPU. The NH-D14 is a beast and I am extremely satisfied with it (my i7 950 never goes above 59c at 4ghz, which can only get better once I get the heat of my two 6870s out of the case, and it's silent).
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Can any WC veteran give me some feedback on which build to go for? I would like to order the stuff some time today.

I have found this site -

http://translate.google.com/translat...%26prmd%3Divns

It's a review of the phobya 200 radiator in German. The google translation does a pretty good job, and it looks like the phobya 200 is almost as good as a 320 radiator.
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