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Hi,

Working on a new case build Project BIG

After many years of looking at water cooling the pc and making a custom case the last few months parts have started showing up to get started on this build.

The case will be open air or a frame work of sorts.

Case is made out of 8020 Aluminum extrusion.

Cpu and video card will be cooled by water.

Found a good deal on a pump and now was the time to give this a try. For years have tried to make the pc quite but with some video cards it just not very easy to do.

Case will have SOME spare room LOL Case is 38 Tall 26 Deep and 36 Wide

The Rad is 22 Wide by 27 Tall with out the Fittings and about 3 1/2 inches thick and looks like a 3 Pass Rad with 1 inch fittings holds ONE Gal of Coolant .


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Awesome!
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That's a damn fine looking pooch! Labs are the bomb.

Build looks awesome too. You may want to make the case a little bigger though...
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Glad to see only 1 PSU in it when you weighed it... I was like... what could he possibly be thinking hooking 3 PSU's up.. specially that big =)...
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Great idea but here are some things you might want to hear...

First off the fluid, people are going to go nuts that you're using a fluid with dye, switch to water with a silver kill coil.

Next, try and clean up the water lines, maybe run them along the beams rather shooting straight up from the board and hanging over the edges.
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Great idea but here are some things you might want to hear...

First off the fluid, people are going to go nuts that you're using a fluid with dye, switch to water with a silver kill coil.

Next, try and clean up the water lines, maybe run them along the beams rather shooting straight up from the board and hanging over the edges.
Hey if he wants to clean out the gunk every few months, theres nothing wrong with that. Would need a ton of silver in such a big loop with so much light exposure anyway. Who knows what he plans to add in terms of mixed metals and color/uv has its value. Lower freezing point may be desirable too... As for the tubes... I'm assuming thats just temporary.

Seriously though look at that case and all the psus... He isn't just stopping here.
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Are you going to put an automotive radiator fan on that?! Also, can you help me corner balance my car
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