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CPU, and Radiator upgrade, on water-cooled rig.

ok, so I have a AM3+ rig and the CPU has started to click as it is processing information. the FX8350 CPU in there now, is like 5 years old, so the CPU has done its job, now I am looking at replacing it, with the FX8370 CPU.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16819113374

the full system specs.
http://imgur.com/a/SIem8

the completed build.



ok, so I did a cost out for this build as is it now, and I did a cost out for the upgrades I am adding to it.
the current build.
$400 PC case
$25 PC case fan wire extensions.
$30 PC case vandal power & reset switches
$40 4 strips of PC case CCFL lighting
$90 6 PC case fans corsair 120mm AF fans
$18 3 PC case fan filters
$70 PC case G-vans fans & light controller
$30 Asus DVD drive
$25 3.5" FP USB hub
$200 Asus sabertooth 990FX mobo
$150 FX8350 CPU
$200 Asus GTX480 video card
$283 Enermax 1350W PS
$220 Two intel 520 120G SSD's
$80 Samsung 8G 1600Mhz DDR3
these are the actual PC components.
$273 13 BP soft 90 3-way fittings
$116 4 BP 1/4 turn valves
$36 6 BP 25mm extensions
$80 10 BP male to male rotary fittings
$16 2 AC T-fittings
$16 2 PB 50mm extensions
$100 10 KL 3/8" X 5/8" compression fittings
$50 XSPC raystorm CPU water block
$108 DD GTX480 water block
$180 Two ST D5 pumps
$53 BP D5 pump top
$50 BP D5 pump top 250mm reservoir upgrade
$50 RH 250mm metal reservoir cover
$23 BP inline flow meter
$15 XSPC inline water temperature sensor
$90 6 corsair 120mm SP fans
$18 3 120mm fan filters
$127 Monstra 360mm radiator
$25 KL radiator mount
$28 2 BP 120mm fan to reservoir mounts
$50 2 radiator fan shrouds
$15 6' of 3/8" X 5/8" norprene tubing
$12 2 reservoir black lights
these are the water cooling upgrades added to the system.
the total for the build is currently at $3,422
now for the upgrades and replacement parts.
$127 Monstra 360mm radiator
$90 6 corsair 120mm SP fans
$168 8 BP soft 90 3-way fittings
$30 6 120mm fan shrouds
$96 Two KL radiator mounts
$58 2 BP 1/4 turn valves
$15 3 120mm fan filters
$16 2 BP 50mm extensions
$40 4 male to male rotary fittings
total for the upgrades $638
replacement parts
$220 FX9590 CPU
$180 2 KL D5 strong pumps at 24volts
total for replacement parts $400
so, after a little math, the new cost on this build will be, $4,212 total out the door, some assembly required.
this system is just used as a internet computer, so no heavy processing, or intense graphical needs for this system.

Legend
BP=bitspower
KL=koolance
ST=swiftech
AC=alphacool
RH=red harbinger
DD=danger dan

https://www.overclock.net/forum/rigbu...tle=AMD+AM3%2B
AMD AM3+
(13 items)
TEC Power
(21 items)
CPU
FX9590
Motherboard
Asus Sabertooth 990FX
GPU
GTX580
RAM
Samsung 1600
Hard Drive
Intel 520 SSD 120Gigs
Optical Drive
DVD
Power Supply
Enermax 1350
Cooling
water cooled
Monitor
Asus 27"
Keyboard
microsoft ergo
Mouse
RAT 9
Mousepad
steel series
Audio
ZX 7
CPU
3930K
Motherboard
DX79SR
GPU
GTX580
RAM
G skill 2133Mhz
Hard Drive
Intel 3700
Optical Drive
Asus
Power Supply
OCZ 1250W, TT 600W, PowerMax 4 X 500W
Cooling
9 X TEC's 250W 15A 24V
Cooling
Standard Water cooling to cool the TEC's 6 X 360mm radiators
Cooling
19 X CPU water blocks
Cooling
2 X GTX580 GPU water blocks
Cooling
6 X water pumps
Cooling
3 X CPU air coolers
Case
Coustom PC case inside a vacuum chamber
Operating System
Windows 7
Monitor
Dell 30" ultra sharp
Keyboard
Blackwidow
Mouse
RAT 9
Mouse
Gaming Pad
Audio
2.1 sound
Audio
G930 head set
CPU
Intel i7 3930K
Motherboard
Intel DX79SR
GPU
GTX580
RAM
G-Skill
Hard Drive
Intel 3700
Optical Drive
Asus DVD
Power Supply
1250W
Cooling
Water Cooled
Case
H2OQPower
Operating System
Win7
Monitor
Asus
Keyboard
Razer
Mouse
R.A.T.9
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