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Thread: Has anyone tried the new liquid-cooled cases???




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    You would think the designers/makers would a produce that is suitable to antifreeze/boil, thus reducing maintenance to virtually nil, and this alteration would require little change
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    I really doubt that the market would be big enough for a business to do something along those lines. :(
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    Hmm watercooling,
    there are advantages over fans and there are disadvantages.
    Water will kill your mobo, but if you look on tomshardware, your fan failing will cause your heatsink to overheat and burn your CPU, which is especially worse case in AMD's chips.
    ON the other hand most tests i've seen by many people testing different WC systems shows that they will keep your CPU, Video Card and even north bridge cooler. which means nothing to Joe Nobody, but to a overclocker means running the 1800MHZ at 1950 without problems.
    If you're worried about leaks, there is one prototype out there that is made by evergreen i beleive that is totally contained, so no worries about leaking.
    Another advantage of Water cooling is the fact that you dont need a pound or so of copper hanging form your CPU which might cause your brackets to let go and thats just as bad (and just as likely) as water leaking.
    Also Redline makes something thats called Watter Wetter, its a great product, and i've seen people use it in their Watercooling systems, although its designed for cars. But it works great.
    Just look through some of the links, most places have an article or two about watercooling. And as soon as i will get a decent system, thats the route i will go.

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    Yes Watter Wetter is also another good alternative. :thumb:


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    Maintenance is the key to safety. We should pay attention to that even without watercooling.

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    That vaporchill system looks tough to beat for cooling but I bet it costs as much as an entire computer.

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    Quote Originally Posted by kane2g

    If you're worried about leaks, there is one prototype out there that is made by evergreen i beleive that is totally contained, so no worries about leaking.
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    Well to tell you the truth, I am concerned enough about having to replace my entire system by a leak from one of these cases! I have spent a good deal of money getting my system right and can't afford to replace it just because I would buy some water cooled case meant to keep it cool and it turn out to have a leak! However.....If what you say is true and there actually IS such a case that the water cooled parts are totally self contaained from the MB....I would consider that! But that would be my ONLY choice as far as water cooled systems were concerned! There is just too much that could go wrong with a system like that to NOT take precautions! Remember...water and live computer parts DON'T MIX!!

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    I got watercooling, big advantage = my computer is so quiet! :D

    btw im back again ppl :D

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    Shepps: I got watercooling, big advantage = my computer is so quiet!
    Expecially when some of the water gets on your computer and fries everything out. Then you computer will be extremely quiet! :laugh:

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    here is the link to the water cooling that i was talking about.
    Its not pretty but it works, plus no assembly required so if you fry something, you could always make them pay for it.
    http://www.monkeyreview.com/reviews/...lreview&id=181

    hope this will help

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