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Originally Posted by charliehorse55;12099488 
Well I don't know what the stock cooler will give you temperature wise, but if you put a block on the card you won't pass 50C, even when running Furmark with the card massively overclocked.

you are the most helpful person. ever.

hows that 8fi you won?
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you are the most helpful person. ever.

hows that 8fi you won?

Haven't received it yet, the person giving it to me in on vacation. I should be getting it sometime in the next two weeks.
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post #23 of 42
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Originally Posted by charliehorse55;12103444 
Haven't received it yet, the person giving it to me in on vacation. I should be getting it sometime in the next two weeks.

are you making a build log of it? biggrin.gif
i have been looking at this case for months, but almost no-one at ocn has it.
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btw can you touch 5.0 with your 2500k on water?
5.0 2500k or a 5.0 2600k?
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btw can you touch 5.0 with your 2500k on water?
5.0 2500k or a 5.0 2600k?

It all depends on the cpu, that is what is most important with the new sandy bridge processors. Motherboard, memory, and even power phases pale in importance to the cpu itself. If your cpu isn't a 5.0ghz clocker, it ain't a 5.0ghz clocker, no matter what cooling you use. However, watercooling will ensure the temps stay nice and low when overclocking. thumb.gif
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post #26 of 42
I can hit 5.0 GHz on my 2500k @ 1.52v with LLC set to Ultra High (one away from extreme).

Also I will be making a build log for the Lian-Li case when it arrives.
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post #27 of 42
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Originally Posted by charliehorse55;12110481 
I can hit 5.0 GHz on my 2500k @ 1.52v with LLC set to Ultra High (one away from extreme).

Also I will be making a build log for the Lian-Li case when it arrives.

whats LLC? redface.gif
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also whats the diff between 120/240/360 rads? i plan to watercool cpu and 1 or 2 vid cards
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post #29 of 42
120= 1 120mm fan
240= 2 120mm fans
360= 3 120mm fans

The more fans the radiator can accommodate the more heat you can dissipate. For your setup, go with the 360. What case are you using for your build?
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post #30 of 42
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Drewlander;12111033 
120= 1 120mm fan
240= 2 120mm fans
360= 3 120mm fans

The more fans the radiator can accommodate the more heat you can dissipate. For your setup, go with the 360. What case are you using for your build?

its undecided (see sig), for the RASA kits's pumps/Reservoir that are in the 5.25 bays, is there a way to conceal them with bay covers?

its either a lian li/lancool, next gen cm atcs, 690 II, Fractal, silverstone, p183 v2, phantom or corsair.

should i go external or internal rad?
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