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post #14561 of 21130
Laying the case flat will help.

Might do a build around the new bugatti if I get the time (and money) it looks gorgeous!
post #14562 of 21130
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just got half my vardar fans in anyone else needed to get longer screws. I have a ek rad and im using the screws provided with that and they are a few mm's shy. Thought about drilling a very small step. might even look a little nicer with the screw head a little recessed.

If you are talking about the short screws that come with your rad, then yes, they are definitely a few mm short. My EK PE 480 screws are the same way with my Vardar's. I just ordered a box of longer ones from Amazon.
    
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Nice build! thumb.gif Maybe when you drain it swap the GPU bits so the one on the top is on the bottom and the one on the bottom is in the top, it'll just look smoother IMO.

Yeah that's what I planned to do but its way too much of a tight fight so I had to do it the way I have. any way I am really happy how it turned out
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I think I have enough to play with cooling.
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post #14565 of 21130
I use about 5-10 drops of soap every fill. It makes zero possibilities of having a bubble bigger than a pin head and they collect at the top of the res in less than 2 hours. Just soak up the top suds with a dab of toilet paper.
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I use about 5-10 drops of soap every fill. It makes zero possibilities of having a bubble bigger than a pin head and they collect at the top of the res in less than 2 hours. Just soak up the top suds with a dab of toilet paper.

Soap? Why soap? I've only ever used soap to clean blocks take apart, never in a loop, that sounds like a nightmare to me.
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post #14567 of 21130
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Soap? Why soap? I've only ever used soap to clean blocks take apart, never in a loop, that sounds like a nightmare to me.


I use it as well, it quiets down the pump and help push air to the surface.
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I use it as well, it quiets down the pump and help push air to the surface.



something new every day hmm
    
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Let me reiterate, I use soap in my AIO, the new custom loop doesn't need it yet, seems to be air free
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post #14570 of 21130
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I use it as well, it quiets down the pump and help push air to the surface.

I just leave my pump on setting 1 and I don't have issues with air? Air normally leaves the loop after a few weeks.
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