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post #1 of 19
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but im worried what if it leaks? first build using stock cooler want to upgrade to one of them probably the h70 but i was reading some reviews and a few people said it leaked and ruined all there parts...but i know a lot of people use the h50 and h70 so any info?
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For the cost of the H70, I'd spend a little more on the Rasa RS240.
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post #3 of 19
It doesn't leak... and if it does corsair will replace all your damaged parts for free.
 
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post #4 of 19
if your that scared of water h70 with push/pull
but really if you take your time
do your leak test without system powered up your 100% safe
and distilled water is not conductive
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post #5 of 19
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Originally Posted by rubix_1011 View Post
For the cost of the H70, I'd spend a little more on the Rasa RS240.
Going to up grade to a real wc system once I learn more abt it an mod a window on this case
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post #6 of 19
The H50 and H70 don't really teach you a lot about watercooling, you could get the same or better performance with a high end air cooler.
    
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post #7 of 19
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Hmmm i was thinking that also...well anyone care to link me a guide they think is pretty good for learning about wc?

Live in Cali is frozen cpu the best place to be buying from or any other options also have frys and micro center near
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post #8 of 19
FrozenCPU is relatively expensive. And I'm pretty sure it's in New York. I'd shop Sidewinder's over anybody else.

Check out this thread for WC info.

And like Rubix said, the Rasa kits are great for first-timers.
post #9 of 19
The XSPC kit will help you learn about watercooling
    
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post #10 of 19
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XSPC Rasa 750 RS240 WaterCooling Kit looks like its in my price range for sure.

They say fits any socket so it would work with a 1155 board for sure then?

this kit seems to come with everything i would need after doing some research correct me if im wrong.

Also is it bad to use dyes in the water if so why?

Could i buy this but latter switch to say a t-virus type res?

also looking at sidewinders to buy from but any other people use them? want to make sure hey are good never heard of them till now
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