Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › EK Club
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

EK Club - Page 1699

post #16981 of 20799
Completed my build, thought I'd share here since a big part of it was making that SBAY fit in the case.

mSHEfvi.jpg

UtASpzG.jpg

V6olmJH.jpg

3i1InJz.jpg

qC7mu42.jpg
post #16982 of 20799
Very nice mod, thumb.gif
truly custom biggrin.gif
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16983 of 20799

Nice Senna themed  build

 
CMJ - BiPolar
(36 items)
 
Render Bender
(23 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 5930k Evga Micro2 x99 EVGA GTX 1080 Superclocked Crucial Ballistix (White) 16GB DDR4 2400 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix (Gray) 16GB DDR4 2400 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe (Windows 10 Educatio... Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux drive) Seagate Barracuda 2TB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Seagate Barracuda 2TB Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) LG GP65NS60 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... EK ZMT Tubing 3/8 x 5/8 Noctua Redux 120mm  
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal Silverstone 8 way PWM fan hub Noctua iPPC 120 2000rpm EK D5 Vario 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Aquacomputers Aqualis Pro Alphacool VPP655 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... XSPC EX360 
CoolingCoolingOSOS
Aquacomputer kryoM.2 evo PCIe 3.0 x4 Adapter fo... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Windows 10 Education 64bit Ubuntu 14.04LTS (Mate Mod) 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VS238H @ 75hz Acer XF270HU Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire TK (Cherry MX-... CoolerMaster v850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin 303 Black Fnatic Flick G1 Steel Series QcK+ Altec Lansing ACS22 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Steel Series Siberia 200 (v2) Sound Blaster Z CableMod Widebeam RGB LED kit (x2) CableMod White & Black Sleeved Cable extension kit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6850k ASRock x99 Taichi EVGA GTX 1080 SC (2113/5056) CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... CableMod Black Dominator Light bar kit x 4 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB (Windows 10 Eductaion Drive) Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) LG UH12NS30 BluRay  EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
VPP655 D5 VPP655 D5 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Bitspower C47 Fittings Bitspower None Chamfer Brass Hard Tubing OD12MM... Custom Reservior 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal EKWB PE360 Radiator Windows 10 Education 64bit ACER XF270HU (main monitor) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer K272HUL (streamer monitor) Cooler Master Quickfire TK Cherry MX-Browns Seasonic SS-760XP2 Parvum M1.0 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Zowie EC1-A Special Edition White Glorious PC Gaming Race XXL Sound Blaster Zx Pioneer VSX-520 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Polk Audio Monitor 40 Klispch k100-sw ModOne Custom Sleeved extensions CableMod Widebeam LED RGB 60cm (x3) 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
E5-2680 v2 E5-2680 v2 ASRock EP2C602 SSI EEB Server Motherboard Dual ... EVGA GTX 960 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix Sport 64GB DDR3 1866 Samsung 840 Pro 256GB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB EKWB Supremacy EVO Copper/Acetal x 2 EKWB PE360 EKWB PE240 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
EKWB D5 Windows 10 Education 64bit LG 55" OLED55B7A  CoolerMaster QuickFire TK MX-Blues 
PowerMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 750HXi Fnatic Flick G1 SteelSeries QCK+ Sound Blaster SB Z 
AudioAudioAudio
Pioneer VSX-520 Polk Audio Monitor 40  Klipsch KW-100 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
 
CMJ - BiPolar
(36 items)
 
Render Bender
(23 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 5930k Evga Micro2 x99 EVGA GTX 1080 Superclocked Crucial Ballistix (White) 16GB DDR4 2400 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix (Gray) 16GB DDR4 2400 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe (Windows 10 Educatio... Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux drive) Seagate Barracuda 2TB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Seagate Barracuda 2TB Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) LG GP65NS60 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... EK ZMT Tubing 3/8 x 5/8 Noctua Redux 120mm  
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal Silverstone 8 way PWM fan hub Noctua iPPC 120 2000rpm EK D5 Vario 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Aquacomputers Aqualis Pro Alphacool VPP655 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... XSPC EX360 
CoolingCoolingOSOS
Aquacomputer kryoM.2 evo PCIe 3.0 x4 Adapter fo... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Windows 10 Education 64bit Ubuntu 14.04LTS (Mate Mod) 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VS238H @ 75hz Acer XF270HU Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire TK (Cherry MX-... CoolerMaster v850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin 303 Black Fnatic Flick G1 Steel Series QcK+ Altec Lansing ACS22 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Steel Series Siberia 200 (v2) Sound Blaster Z CableMod Widebeam RGB LED kit (x2) CableMod White & Black Sleeved Cable extension kit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6850k ASRock x99 Taichi EVGA GTX 1080 SC (2113/5056) CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... CableMod Black Dominator Light bar kit x 4 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB (Windows 10 Eductaion Drive) Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) LG UH12NS30 BluRay  EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
VPP655 D5 VPP655 D5 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Bitspower C47 Fittings Bitspower None Chamfer Brass Hard Tubing OD12MM... Custom Reservior 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal EKWB PE360 Radiator Windows 10 Education 64bit ACER XF270HU (main monitor) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer K272HUL (streamer monitor) Cooler Master Quickfire TK Cherry MX-Browns Seasonic SS-760XP2 Parvum M1.0 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Zowie EC1-A Special Edition White Glorious PC Gaming Race XXL Sound Blaster Zx Pioneer VSX-520 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Polk Audio Monitor 40 Klispch k100-sw ModOne Custom Sleeved extensions CableMod Widebeam LED RGB 60cm (x3) 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
E5-2680 v2 E5-2680 v2 ASRock EP2C602 SSI EEB Server Motherboard Dual ... EVGA GTX 960 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix Sport 64GB DDR3 1866 Samsung 840 Pro 256GB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB EKWB Supremacy EVO Copper/Acetal x 2 EKWB PE360 EKWB PE240 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
EKWB D5 Windows 10 Education 64bit LG 55" OLED55B7A  CoolerMaster QuickFire TK MX-Blues 
PowerMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 750HXi Fnatic Flick G1 SteelSeries QCK+ Sound Blaster SB Z 
AudioAudioAudio
Pioneer VSX-520 Polk Audio Monitor 40  Klipsch KW-100 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16984 of 20799
I appreciate it guys!

I wanted to do something more with black and gold, and then I remembered the iconic John Player F1 livery from way back and figured to try it out.
post #16985 of 20799
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sedici View Post

I appreciate it guys!

I wanted to do something more with black and gold, and then I remembered the iconic John Player F1 livery from way back and figured to try it out.

Please say there is a build log of this, because this is just pure class. No bling, just class.
post #16986 of 20799
Quote:
Originally Posted by Panther Al View Post

Please say there is a build log of this, because this is just pure class. No bling, just class.

Thanks.

Apologies but there is no build log. Lots of other work I had to do while the system was being built prevented that. There was no timescale of finishing it, so a build log may have never been finished or updated. Although I'm glad it actually completed. laughingsmiley.gif

There's an album with more photos here if interested. http://imgur.com/a/9WZEI
post #16987 of 20799
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sedici View Post

Thanks.

Apologies but there is no build log. Lots of other work I had to do while the system was being built prevented that. There was no timescale of finishing it, so a build log may have never been finished or updated. Although I'm glad it actually completed. laughingsmiley.gif

There's an album with more photos here if interested. http://imgur.com/a/9WZEI

Seriously such an awesome well done build! congrats that thing is amazing! Would pair well with a sim rig setup
Biggus Main Rig
(15 items)
 
Sim Racing Setup
(31 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
INTEL CORE I7-7700K Asus STRIX Z270I MSI GTX1080ti Founders Edition GSKILL 16GB 2X8 D4 3200 TRIDENTZ 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 850 Evo  Samsung 860 Evo m.2 WD Black Aquacomputer Flow Sensor 'High Flow' G1/4 for A... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Ek 10/12mm Rigid Tube Watercool HEATKILLER® IV for TITAN X (Pascal) -... Aquacomputer backplate for kryographics Pascal ... Aquacomputer Temperature Sensor - Inner/Outer T... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
4x Noiseblocker NB-eLoop B12-PS 120mm x 25mm Ul...  Noiseblocker NB-eLoop B14-PS Bionic fan Aquacomputer D5 Pump Mechanics with USB and Aqu... Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm Radiator 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm Radiator Watercool HEATKILLER® IV PRO (INTEL processor) ... Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube 150 D5 reservoir Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube - 120mm Fan Adapter ... 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube - Basic Mounting Kit Ek 10/12mm Rigid tube adapter - Nickle Windows 10 64 bit Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG 
MonitorMonitorPowerCase
Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG Corsair Ax860i Caselabs S3 Black 
MouseAudioOther
Logitech G5 Audio Technica ATH-M50 all Custom power cables 
  hide details  
Reply
Biggus Main Rig
(15 items)
 
Sim Racing Setup
(31 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
INTEL CORE I7-7700K Asus STRIX Z270I MSI GTX1080ti Founders Edition GSKILL 16GB 2X8 D4 3200 TRIDENTZ 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveCooling
Samsung 850 Evo  Samsung 860 Evo m.2 WD Black Aquacomputer Flow Sensor 'High Flow' G1/4 for A... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Ek 10/12mm Rigid Tube Watercool HEATKILLER® IV for TITAN X (Pascal) -... Aquacomputer backplate for kryographics Pascal ... Aquacomputer Temperature Sensor - Inner/Outer T... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
4x Noiseblocker NB-eLoop B12-PS 120mm x 25mm Ul...  Noiseblocker NB-eLoop B14-PS Bionic fan Aquacomputer D5 Pump Mechanics with USB and Aqu... Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm Radiator 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Alphacool NexXxoS ST30 Full Copper 240mm Radiator Watercool HEATKILLER® IV PRO (INTEL processor) ... Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube 150 D5 reservoir Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube - 120mm Fan Adapter ... 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
Watercool HEATKILLER® Tube - Basic Mounting Kit Ek 10/12mm Rigid tube adapter - Nickle Windows 10 64 bit Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG 
MonitorMonitorPowerCase
Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG Dell 27 Gaming Monitor - S2716DG Corsair Ax860i Caselabs S3 Black 
MouseAudioOther
Logitech G5 Audio Technica ATH-M50 all Custom power cables 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16988 of 20799
Quote:
Originally Posted by Sedici View Post

I appreciate it guys!

I wanted to do something more with black and gold, and then I remembered the iconic John Player F1 livery from way back and figured to try it out.

Curiosity question.

Why did you not include the Video card into the loop?

I'm guessing it's probably the theme were are going for. <--- My mind and my typing is out of sync. doh.gif

I'm guessing it's probably due the theme you were going for.

.
Edited by AllGamer - 8/16/16 at 9:41am
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
LanBoy Air Orange
(27 items)
 
HTPC
(16 items)
 
Upside Down S8
(49 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7-3970X ASUS RAMPAGE IV Formula MSI GTX 1080 FE Crucial Ballistix Tactical Tracer 
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate Barracuda ST3000DM001 Samsung Pro None 
CoolingOSOSMonitor
DeepCool CAPTAIN 120 Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Asus VG278H 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM Logitech G510 
PowerCaseMouseMouse Pad
OCZ ZX 1250W Antec LanBoy Air Zalman ZM-GM4 StarCitizen RSI 
AudioAudioAudioOther
X-Fi MB2 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X 
OtherOtherOther
nVidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
FX-8150 ASUS Crosshair V Formula ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 ASUS EAH6870 DC/2DI2S/1GD5 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveOS
Mushkin Silverline 8GB OCZ Vertex 3 LG GGC-H20LI Win10 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorKeyboard
BenQ W5000 Samsung 50" smart TV S7 Logitech diNovo Edge 
PowerCaseAudioOther
Corsair 800w Thermatake DH 102 Logitech Z-5500 Thermaltake Water 2.0 Performer CLW0215 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
BX80662I76700K GIGABYTE G1 Gaming GA-Z170X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X MSI GTX 1080 Sea Hawk EK X 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CMU32GX4M2C3200C16R CMU32GX4M2A2666C16 OCZ Vertex 4 Seagate ST8000NM0055 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
SAMSUNG 950 PRO M.2 SAMSUNG 950 PRO None EK-CoolStream PE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
LED 3mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE LED 5mm TWIN ULTRA WHITE EK-AF Ball Valve (10mm) G1/4 - Black Nickel EK-D5 PWM G2 Motor (12V DC PWM Pump Motor) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-HD PETG Tube 12/16mm 1000mm (8pcs) EK-HDC Fitting 16mm G1/4 - Red EK-ACF Fitting 12/16mm - Red TUBE PrimoChill PrimoFlex Advanced LRT 15,9 / 1... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
QD3-MSG4-BK QD3-FSG4-BK EK-CoolStream PE 240 (Dual) EK-CoolStream XE 360 (Triple) 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EK-XTOP Revo D5 PWM - Plexi (incl. pump) EK-Supremacy EVO - Nickel EK-FC Terminal TRIPLE Parallel - Plexi EK-FC Terminal BLANK Parallel 
CoolingOSOSOS
EK-UNI Pump Bracket (120mm FAN) Ubuntu Gnome 16.04 LTS Win10 x64 Win7 x64 
MonitorMonitorMonitorMonitor
Asus VG278H Asus VG278H Asus VG278H BenQ GW2750HM 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech G510 PS-TPG-1500DPCTXX-T CaseLabs Mercury S8 + Pedestal + Pedestal  Logitech G600 
Mouse PadAudioAudioAudio
StarCitizen RSI Creative Labs Core 128 Logitech Z560 Sennheiser PC 163D 
OtherOtherOtherOther
THRUSTMASTER T.Flight Hotas X Nvidia 3D Vision 2 Saitek PZ35 TrackIR 5 
Other
PS-TPG-0850DPCGUS-R 
  hide details  
Reply
post #16989 of 20799
Thanks guys!

@AllGamer Good question. Yes! There were a few reasons actually!

Did aesthetics play a part? In a way yes, but not too much. I could have likely modified a GPU waterblock to fit the theme. It all fell down to simply not wanting a lot of tubing going all over the case.

Another reason is I did not want the GPU affecting my water temp. It is a very slim 240 radiator in a cramped space and I had planned to OC that CPU so I at least wanted some decent temps. The CPU I care about. GPU, not as much. I went with CPU only loop in hopes for the best.

Finally, I just swap cards out too often to justify GPU watercooling, and then routing tubes for it in this specific case. I didn't want to have to keep taking apart the case just to swap things out. It's a real headache to remove GPUs in the build as it is because of where the pumpres is mounted and the overall size of the case means having to twist your fingers in odd ways to reach things. A watercooled GPU would have involved removing the front panel, removing the back panel, and removing the PSU shroud. Then if I drained it, I would have to disconnect some PSU cables because they are all hidden above the pumpres and block the fillport. The pumpres being right up against the PSU makes it difficult to unclip those connectors, not to mention the cables are routed really tightly in the case, and so provide very little slack or pull. The hidden SSD is also mounted in that corner, providing even less space. With the blower card, I just have to remove the card without nicking it on the pump bracket.

As impractical as it may look, practicality is really what I wanted. It's my first WC build so I knew nothing going in and just wanted ease of maintenance really. I'm used to stock air cooled builds, where I can just build the PC on day one, and leave it alone for the rest of time. I already know watercooling won't let me do that, so I just tried to make it as easy on myself as I could for future upgrades and servicing. Leaving the GPU out is a great way for me to avoid having to do a teardown every time. Of course it doesn't rule out GPU watercooling in the future, but I've no plans for it at the moment.

I'm just happy it turned on without catching fire. That's good enough for me. biggrin.gif
post #16990 of 20799
Do we know if the Asus Turbo 1070 will be getting a full cover waterblock?
 
CMJ - BiPolar
(36 items)
 
Render Bender
(23 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 5930k Evga Micro2 x99 EVGA GTX 1080 Superclocked Crucial Ballistix (White) 16GB DDR4 2400 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix (Gray) 16GB DDR4 2400 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe (Windows 10 Educatio... Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux drive) Seagate Barracuda 2TB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Seagate Barracuda 2TB Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) LG GP65NS60 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... EK ZMT Tubing 3/8 x 5/8 Noctua Redux 120mm  
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal Silverstone 8 way PWM fan hub Noctua iPPC 120 2000rpm EK D5 Vario 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Aquacomputers Aqualis Pro Alphacool VPP655 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... XSPC EX360 
CoolingCoolingOSOS
Aquacomputer kryoM.2 evo PCIe 3.0 x4 Adapter fo... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Windows 10 Education 64bit Ubuntu 14.04LTS (Mate Mod) 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VS238H @ 75hz Acer XF270HU Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire TK (Cherry MX-... CoolerMaster v850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin 303 Black Fnatic Flick G1 Steel Series QcK+ Altec Lansing ACS22 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Steel Series Siberia 200 (v2) Sound Blaster Z CableMod Widebeam RGB LED kit (x2) CableMod White & Black Sleeved Cable extension kit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6850k ASRock x99 Taichi EVGA GTX 1080 SC (2113/5056) CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... CableMod Black Dominator Light bar kit x 4 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB (Windows 10 Eductaion Drive) Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) LG UH12NS30 BluRay  EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
VPP655 D5 VPP655 D5 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Bitspower C47 Fittings Bitspower None Chamfer Brass Hard Tubing OD12MM... Custom Reservior 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal EKWB PE360 Radiator Windows 10 Education 64bit ACER XF270HU (main monitor) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer K272HUL (streamer monitor) Cooler Master Quickfire TK Cherry MX-Browns Seasonic SS-760XP2 Parvum M1.0 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Zowie EC1-A Special Edition White Glorious PC Gaming Race XXL Sound Blaster Zx Pioneer VSX-520 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Polk Audio Monitor 40 Klispch k100-sw ModOne Custom Sleeved extensions CableMod Widebeam LED RGB 60cm (x3) 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
E5-2680 v2 E5-2680 v2 ASRock EP2C602 SSI EEB Server Motherboard Dual ... EVGA GTX 960 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix Sport 64GB DDR3 1866 Samsung 840 Pro 256GB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB EKWB Supremacy EVO Copper/Acetal x 2 EKWB PE360 EKWB PE240 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
EKWB D5 Windows 10 Education 64bit LG 55" OLED55B7A  CoolerMaster QuickFire TK MX-Blues 
PowerMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 750HXi Fnatic Flick G1 SteelSeries QCK+ Sound Blaster SB Z 
AudioAudioAudio
Pioneer VSX-520 Polk Audio Monitor 40  Klipsch KW-100 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
 
CMJ - BiPolar
(36 items)
 
Render Bender
(23 items)
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 5930k Evga Micro2 x99 EVGA GTX 1080 Superclocked Crucial Ballistix (White) 16GB DDR4 2400 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix (Gray) 16GB DDR4 2400 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB NVMe (Windows 10 Educatio... Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux drive) Seagate Barracuda 2TB  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveOptical Drive
Seagate Barracuda 2TB Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 Evo 1TB (RAID 0) LG GP65NS60 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... EK ZMT Tubing 3/8 x 5/8 Noctua Redux 120mm  
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal Silverstone 8 way PWM fan hub Noctua iPPC 120 2000rpm EK D5 Vario 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Aquacomputers Aqualis Pro Alphacool VPP655 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... XSPC EX360 
CoolingCoolingOSOS
Aquacomputer kryoM.2 evo PCIe 3.0 x4 Adapter fo... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Windows 10 Education 64bit Ubuntu 14.04LTS (Mate Mod) 
MonitorMonitorKeyboardPower
Asus VS238H @ 75hz Acer XF270HU Cooler Master CM Storm QuickFire TK (Cherry MX-... CoolerMaster v850 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
InWin 303 Black Fnatic Flick G1 Steel Series QcK+ Altec Lansing ACS22 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Steel Series Siberia 200 (v2) Sound Blaster Z CableMod Widebeam RGB LED kit (x2) CableMod White & Black Sleeved Cable extension kit 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
i7 6850k ASRock x99 Taichi EVGA GTX 1080 SC (2113/5056) CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... 
RAMRAMHard DriveHard Drive
CORSAIR DOMINATOR Platinum 16GB (4 x 4GB) 288-P... CableMod Black Dominator Light bar kit x 4 Samsung 960 EVO 500GB (Windows 10 Eductaion Drive) Samsung SM951 256GB m.2 (Linux Ubuntu 14.04 LTS... 
Hard DriveHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) Samsung 840 EVO 1TB (RAID 0) LG UH12NS30 BluRay  EKWB Supremacy EVO Acetal-Copper 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
VPP655 D5 VPP655 D5 Bitspower BP-2D5TOPP-BK Dual D5 Mod Top (POM Ve... Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... 
CoolingCoolingCoolingCooling
Bitspower D5 / MCP655 Mod Kit V2 - Black Sparkl... Bitspower C47 Fittings Bitspower None Chamfer Brass Hard Tubing OD12MM... Custom Reservior 
CoolingCoolingOSMonitor
EKWB FC1080 GTX Nickel Acetal EKWB PE360 Radiator Windows 10 Education 64bit ACER XF270HU (main monitor) 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Acer K272HUL (streamer monitor) Cooler Master Quickfire TK Cherry MX-Browns Seasonic SS-760XP2 Parvum M1.0 
MouseMouse PadAudioAudio
Zowie EC1-A Special Edition White Glorious PC Gaming Race XXL Sound Blaster Zx Pioneer VSX-520 
AudioAudioOtherOther
Polk Audio Monitor 40 Klispch k100-sw ModOne Custom Sleeved extensions CableMod Widebeam LED RGB 60cm (x3) 
CPUCPUMotherboardGraphics
E5-2680 v2 E5-2680 v2 ASRock EP2C602 SSI EEB Server Motherboard Dual ... EVGA GTX 960 
RAMHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Crucial Ballistix Sport 64GB DDR3 1866 Samsung 840 Pro 256GB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB 
Hard DriveCoolingCoolingCooling
Seagate Barracuda Pro 2TB EKWB Supremacy EVO Copper/Acetal x 2 EKWB PE360 EKWB PE240 
CoolingOSMonitorKeyboard
EKWB D5 Windows 10 Education 64bit LG 55" OLED55B7A  CoolerMaster QuickFire TK MX-Blues 
PowerMouseMouse PadAudio
Corsair 750HXi Fnatic Flick G1 SteelSeries QCK+ Sound Blaster SB Z 
AudioAudioAudio
Pioneer VSX-520 Polk Audio Monitor 40  Klipsch KW-100 Subwoofer 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Water Cooling
Overclock.net › Forums › Cooling › Water Cooling › EK Club