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post #11 of 24
Really thats just stupid to buy anything like that.
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post #12 of 24
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Originally Posted by TPE-331 View Post
This seems to be an excellent beginners loop from Swiftech.

http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11..._Hot_Item.html
At that price point, couldn't you just build a custom loop for what swiftech gives you? I'd say the most you should spend on a beginner loop if you're on a budget is the EK kit on frozen cpu. But that's just IMO
     
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post #13 of 24
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THE PRICE!

you can do so much more for that price...
Thats what I was thinking lol, but all suggestions are welcome. I'm one of those guys that likes to get everyones input before I make my decision haha.
post #14 of 24
rasa kits for sure their easy cheap and perform great and once you get comfortable with water you can expland them to more rads and even gpu blocks. Rasa makes 5 or 6 kits but the ones most bought are the rs240/360 and rx240/360.
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post #15 of 24
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THE PRICE!

you can do so much more for that price...
It's actually $40 cheaper at Xoxide. It actually has pretty decent reviews from around the net. My thoughts were, nice rad, nice block, built in pump, built in res, and included fans. here's a couple vids about it on the tube.




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post #16 of 24
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If I were to go rasa route, which one should I get if Im planning on sticking with CPU + 1 GPU? and Im reading conflicting reviews on RX vs RS, one is slimmer I know, but which is better if space is not a concern?
post #17 of 24
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If I were to go rasa route, which one should I get if Im planning on sticking with CPU + 1 GPU? and Im reading conflicting reviews on RX vs RS, one is slimmer I know, but which is better if space is not a concern?
If you go for 1 gpu maybe you need a better pump than the rasa. You'd be fringing on a custom loop. You might need a separate radiator for it and a block for your gpu. Were getting pretty pricey, I'd say go EK if you go semi custom.
     
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post #18 of 24
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the GPU will be far in the future, Im looking at just a CPU right away. Currently I have a non ref. 5850 that I cant get the voltage unlocked on.. So cooling that card is really pointless IMO. Lets say suggestions for just a CPU loop..

Also when I do upgrade the pump will be the first thing to go... Really the weak link from what ive been reading..
post #19 of 24
I would get the rasa kit with the RX 360. Will be able to cool a gpu and cpu with no problem.
I just did a full custom loop when I started no kits for me. Look in sig for my helpful vids to
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I would get the rasa kit with the RX 360. Will be able to cool a gpu and cpu with no problem.
I just did a full custom loop when I started no kits for me. Look in sog for my helpful vids to

Im worried the 360 rad wont fit in my case.. I dont really want an externally mounted Rad.
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