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I am building my first water cooling system . I read some about this and ask many questions.

I want to water cool my CPU mother and one or two GPU. I want to do extreme CPU OC. I will be using low speed fans for low noise.

What do you think about this system? any change, advice, modification, anything?

PUMP:
Swiftech MCP655

RADIATOR:
XSPC RX360

CPU BLOCK:
EK-Supreme HF High Flow

RESERVOIR:
Swiftech MCRES-MICRO™ Rev. 2



Thanks for your opinion, help and advice!!
Edited by alegelos - 12/27/10 at 12:34pm
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Originally Posted by alegelos View Post
I am building my first water cooling system . I read some about this and ask many questions.

I want to water cool my CPU mother and one or two GPU. I want to do extreme CPU OC. I will be using low speed fans for low noise.

What do you think about this system? any change, advice, modification, anything?

PUMP:
Swiftech MCP655

RADIATOR:
Black Ice® GTX Gen Two Xtreme 360
or
XSPC RX360

CPU BLOCK:
EK-Supreme HF High Flow
or
Swiftech APOGEE XT

RESERVOIR:
Swiftech MCRES-MICROâ„¢ Rev. 2



Thanks for your opinion, help and advice!!
Black Ice Extreme radiators and slow speed fans don't go together, XSPC RX rads work fine with low speed fans.
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EK HF is a lot better than the apogee, and I think the swiftech pump is extremely overkill for that loop, this: http://jab-tech.com/XSPC-X2O-750-Dua...p-pr-4728.html is cheaper and will perform great.

For the radiator, I'd get the XSPC with some gentle typhoon fans
post #4 of 14
Looks good, get the Ek block, they have lower restriction, and better thermal performance.
Read this article.http://skinneelabs.com/ek-supreme-hf.html?page=1
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All that in an Antec 300?
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I have both of those blocks and there is hardly any difference in temps, why not get XSPC Rasa, it has similar performance but it's cheaper. EK DCP 4.0 is a good cheaper alternative for pump.
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post #7 of 14
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EK HF is a lot better than the apogee, and I think the swiftech pump is extremely overkill for that loop, this: http://jab-tech.com/XSPC-X2O-750-Dua...p-pr-4728.html is cheaper and will perform great.

For the radiator, I'd get the XSPC with some gentle typhoon fans
1-Even adding mother and 2 GPU blocks? or another 360 radiator?
2-Do i need another 360 radiator to water cool 1 or 2 GPUs?
Edited by alegelos - 12/27/10 at 12:52pm
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Looks good id keep the stronger pump but you might wanna change the res to a bay res for the d5. Also you will find cheaper prices at sidewindercomputers and jab-tech and you still need to add barbs and tubbing.

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=27998
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All that in an Antec 300?
I know i know! i think i will place them outside the Antec 300, "somewhere" not very sure yet and also "how" xD

i think under wood i got under the Anetc 300.
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1-Even adding mother and 2 GPU blocks? or another 360 radiator?
2-Do i need another 360 radiator to water cool 1 or 2 GPUs?
MCP355 or EK DCP 4.0 are better choices than MCP655 if you plan to add several components to your loop. That XSPC pump is not so good for a restrictive loop.
Edited by mm67 - 12/27/10 at 1:06pm
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