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Well, alot of lessons learned here, and some more learned on the fly. More photos to come.



    
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Looks good, dont forget to bleed that sucker, i spy a huge air bubble.
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those tubes look a bit loose on the gpu:O have you done leak testing?

edit: just noticed your board has power so you probably have. i would consider adding some clamps there.
Edited by kromar - 4/16/11 at 4:23pm
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Looks good. Do you have some temp results? Joined the water cooling club? Some 45 degree fittings will greatly reduce the amount of tubing and make the build look more clean. Just a thought.
 
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Maybe some clamps on the tubing also?

*edit*
I mean on the graphics card tubes, I see them elsewhere.
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Thanks for the help. Yeah, I have done 24 hours of leak testing. Currently bleeding alot of air still. Got the clamps going in right now.

Currently running at 4.8 GHz stable at 25C, room is 24C. Only did 20 minutes of prime and the temps went up to 50-52C.

Will be adding a 240 rad in the bottom of the case next. I will definately change some of the fittings to 45deg ones too.
Edited by MoCo Man - 4/16/11 at 4:34pm
    
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Originally Posted by mdatmo View Post
Looks good. Do you have some temp results? Joined the water cooling club? Some 45 degree fittings will greatly reduce the amount of tubing and make the build look more clean. Just a thought.
Thanks to all for the help. Making lots of improvements per your advice(s). All is working about as I expected it would. Here are the OC and temp results. I do not want to really take it any more than this.

Edited by MoCo Man - 4/17/11 at 8:39am
    
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post #9 of 9
the temp is more likey 60-62C... on your attached image.
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