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I was hoping I could have some help in setting up a watercooling loop.

Just a "beginners" style cpu only loop, cheap and cheerful. With emphasis on Cheap because I don't want to break the bank with this.

I would also apprechiate a guide to the whole thing, because Iv'e never done anything like this before.

I use a HAF 932 case, and would be cooling an AMD Phenom II 965BE CPU, on an Gigabyte GA-M720-US3 Mobo (AM2+). Currently using an Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev 2 cooler.

If you want any more details on my Rig, just ask.
---Edit
I'd also like to add I live in the UK, so if when your posting suggestions please make them in £, or links to UK sites. Thanks.
Edited by Lord_Allen - 3/16/11 at 2:17pm
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XSPC Rasa 750 kit? I don't know where you'd be buying from, but here's an example.
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Originally Posted by Lord_Allen View Post
I was hoping I could have some help in setting up a watercooling loop.

Just a "beginners" style cpu only loop, cheap and cheerful. With emphasis on Cheap because I don't want to break the bank with this.

I would also apprechiate a guide to the whole thing, because Iv'e never done anything like this before.

I use a HAF 932 case, and would be cooling an AMD Phenom II 965BE CPU, on an Gigabyte GA-M720-US3 Mobo (AM2+). Currently using an Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev 2 cooler.

If you want any more details on my Rig, just ask.
---Edit
I'd also like to add I live in the UK, so if when your posting suggestions please make them in £, or links to UK sites. Thanks.
If ime not mistaking aqua has them but the rs or rx rasa kits are one of not the best beginner w/c setup
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If ime not mistaking aqua has them but the rs or rx rasa kits are one of not the best beginner w/c setup
No, he's quite clearly trying to buy one.

Have any suggestions, then?
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post #5 of 22
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XSPC Rasa 750 kit? I don't know where you'd be buying from, but here's an example.
Something along those lines, but would buying the individual components be cheaper?
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what about the corsair H50/70?
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post #7 of 22
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Originally Posted by Lord_Allen View Post
Something along those lines, but would buying the individual components be cheaper?
Nope! That's why so many people on OCN own Rasa kits.

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what about the corsair H50/70?
That's not water cooling.
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post #8 of 22
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I read somewhere that having a proper watercooling loop is more effective though.

--Edit-- Nevermind.
post #9 of 22
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I read somewhere that having a proper watercooling loop is more effective though.
A Rasa kit is "a proper watercooling loop." It's a great kit, you get one of the best waterblocks available.
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post #10 of 22
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Originally Posted by thisischuck01 View Post

That's not water cooling.
explain... contains a cpu block/pump, tube and a 120.1rad... the water is even included...
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