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I was wondering if It was possible to get a new Pump, Res, Rad and 4890 Water Block for under $250. I was thinking of getting the XSPC 750, RS240 and keep my Dual 120mm for a CPU/GPU Loop, and then throw in a cheap full cover 4890 block.
    
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I would stay away from that kit and buy the parts individually. You can get much better gear that way and it will cost less. Try something like this

Swiftech MCP-355 $80(or you could try the 350, it is quieter but weaker)
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/51...tl=g30c107s153

EK full coverage hd4890 waterblock 80$
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/88...tl=g30c309s902

EK-MultiOption RES X2 $35
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/11...?tl=g30c97s165

and for rads either
Black Ice GT Stealth 360 Radiator 60$
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/42...?tl=g30c95s161

or

Black Ice GT Stealth 240 radiator $50
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/40...?tl=g30c95s160


With the 360 rad it comes out to $255 and with the 240 rad it comes out to $245. If you already have a 240 rad then you dont need the 360. 2 double radiators will cover your cooling needs just fine.
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if he doesnt want the rasa block thats a decent way to go
I would go with swiftech 320qp rads for the cost they are a little cheaper and rated best bang for the buck on skinneelabs
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fringe do you need a cpu block for that price as well or do you already have one?
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Currently my loop is on hold because my pump died, but what I salvaged from it was my XSPC Black Rasa WB and a Dual 120mm Rad.

*EDIT* Does the FESER Retail tubing have stamps that say FESER on the tubing?
Edited by fRingE - 2/27/11 at 9:56pm
    
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yeah it does. Or at least mine did. It is just a tiny branding though it is almost unnoticeable. Then again my tubing is deep red so you can't really see it.
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