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my current water cooling build is kinda frankenstein build.

Im using a rad and block/pump from a CoolIT Eco ALC and Im using a Swiftech Micro res.

I want to get a bay res or dual bay res or any other res for my loop.

the micro res is great but the way I have it mounted its kinda of a eye sore.

my question is if I was to get a bay res like a XSPC one do I need to add another pump or will the pump on the eco unit work just fine. Yea I know the eco is not the best thing in the world but it seems to be doing the job, my cpu is at 15 degrees idle and only about 25-30 degrees under load or around that.

thanks for the help in advance.
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post #2 of 25
Depends on which XSPC reservoir you want... They have a lot! Maybe link to one?
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post #3 of 25
If you're just swapping out res's then no you would not have to replace the pump.
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post #5 of 25
If you're just switching res's, then your current pump will work fine.
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thanks bl1nk!
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post #7 of 25
I would agree. If youre just switching res then you'll be golden.
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post #8 of 25
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yeah look at my pictures in the water cooling club thread

the res is just like right there.

maybe I will move my rad to the top of the case

anyone got a extra rad box for a 120 rad?
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Originally Posted by PrimeSLP View Post
yeah look at my pictures in the water cooling club thread

the res is just like right there.

maybe I will move my rad to the top of the case

anyone got a extra rad box for a 120 rad?
You can just gut an old fan for a cheap shroud.
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post #10 of 25
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I just bought a rad box. think I can mount it on top of my m59?
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