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post #11 of 33
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Only the top really is holding on the weight of the res, the bottom just keeps it from twisting. Mine is holding up well, I can probably fashion something better with a bit of acrylic i have lying around and my rotary tool.
Aw yes BUT the reason why i like these clips is because it's very easy to remove the reservoir when you have to take apart your loop OR fill it up. However do note that even though the "clamp arms" are rubber coated they do still scratch you reservoir rings.
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post #12 of 33
If all else fails, duct-tape that sucker on
post #13 of 33
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If all else fails, duct-tape that sucker on
Hehe well if i had room to put in a fill port and connect it to the top of the reservoir i would but the rad + fans gets in the way.

You know sometimes i do miss the good old days of air cooling... but then i'm reminded of the noise, dust, and poor temps.
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post #14 of 33
very clean man! and it looks like you are using less tubing than before when the gpus werent in the loop, diggin it for sure.
    
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post #15 of 33
Incredible build, also did anyone notice the gun?
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Incredible build, also did anyone notice the gun?
Well I noticed it's a paintball gun.
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post #17 of 33
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very clean man! and it looks like you are using less tubing than before when the gpus werent in the loop, diggin it for sure.
Thanks man. I found that the tubing would kink between the mobo blocks because it was a little too long. Now it is "stretched" or as short as it can be to avoid that, turned out looking better than i expected.

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Incredible build, also did anyone notice the gun?
Hehe yeah that would be my X7 paintball gun, looking forward to some good games this year... i work on it from time to time so i just leave it lying around.
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post #18 of 33
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Buying a GTX580 now... i'm done with my AMD cards, anyone wants i'm selling these cards plus blocks for $950.
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post #19 of 33
nicely done !! i'm also planning on watercooling soon.
post #20 of 33
Nice gun, and even better rig! I @ your CFX 5970's
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