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Looking at FrozenCPU, I see some nice stuff, but I don't really know what's good or not. So can you guys help me find a good one?
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I like this one for all out performance. I just modified it a bit by installing a down tube and using the top as the inlet. If you have good PWM control on your motherboard, it makes for some nice noise tuning ability.

    
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Originally Posted by Martinm210 View Post
I like this one for all out performance. I just modified it a bit by installing a down tube and using the top as the inlet. If you have good PWM control on your motherboard, it makes for some nice noise tuning ability.

Sweet. Looks good. Can you tell me what the top is though? I wanna know. Going to check this baby out.
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how would u compare that to a mcp-355+http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ucts_id=23357?
    
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It's the swiftech MCP35x with optional res.

It comes with the performance top factory and the only pump with PWM speed control.

The motors on the 35X are also a bit more powerful than the 355 with top. Same motor but higher speed makes for a more powerful pump. It's really one of the more powerful and most efficient variable speed pumps and has been built with performance in mind. Perhaps not the cheapest option out there, but a nice quality and performance unit.
    
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It's the swiftech MCP35x with optional res.

It comes with the performance top factory and the only pump with PWM speed control.

The motors on the 35X are also a bit more powerful than the 355 with top. Same motor but higher speed makes for a more powerful pump. It's really one of the more powerful and most efficient variable speed pumps and has been built with performance in mind. Perhaps not the cheapest option out there, but a nice quality and performance unit.
+1

I currently have this setup in my rig and this thing flows really well and I have a cpu block and two vga blocks + a 360 rad and this little guy rarely needs to ramp up at all due to the PWM. Noise is keep to a minimal too.
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Are there any other options? Trying to look for a pump/res at about 100USD or less at Frozen CPU. :/
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Originally Posted by grandestfail9190 View Post
Are there any other options? Trying to look for a pump/res at about 100USD or less at Frozen CPU. :/
http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g30/...mbo-Page1.html

http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...96030f15671e98
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Would you recommend a nice one for 100 or under? I'm really new at Water Cooling and I would like to get something that would last.
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