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Forum: Cooling 09-19-08, 03:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 584
Posted By Diddyu
I dont have personal experience with that cooler,...

I dont have personal experience with that cooler, but what you can to is take a sheet of glass, and put a small blob (pea sized) drop of katsup on the center of the heatsink (yes, that red stuff that...
Forum: nVidia GPUs 09-19-08, 02:43 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 1,422
Posted By Diddyu
I prefer XFX for their warranty, not only can you...

I prefer XFX for their warranty, not only can you have it replaced for OC'ing, but you can put a waterblock on it and they'll still accept it. Another good thing about it is that the warranty can be...
Forum: Water Cooling 09-19-08, 02:39 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,728
Posted By Diddyu
Overview. ...

Overview.
http://reference.techpowerup.com/Bong_cooling
Overkill.
http://www.ku74.net/uberbong/
Forum: Water Cooling 09-19-08, 02:05 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 430
Posted By Diddyu
For me, it'd probably depend on whether or not...

For me, it'd probably depend on whether or not you'll be using a full cover card on your video cards. If you will be using full covers, id go with the v2, otherwise, the gtx. Either way, you should...
Forum: Cooling 09-18-08, 11:20 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 532
Posted By Diddyu
That would be from poor contact between the...

That would be from poor contact between the heatsink and the CPU. Assuming that the heatsink is applied evenly and with good pressure, I think this may be a thermal paste issue, either too much, or...
Forum: Water Cooling 09-18-08, 11:17 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,728
Posted By Diddyu
The copper is pretty corroded as well, Not good...

The copper is pretty corroded as well, Not good for conductivity.
Forum: General Hardware 09-18-08, 11:14 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 427
Posted By Diddyu
You shouldnt need 700W, 500 should be more than...

You shouldnt need 700W, 500 should be more than enough, what you want is quality over quantity. That said, corsair is a great company, and you wont be let down.

You wont need ddr3. They still have...
Forum: Water Cooling 09-06-08, 10:08 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 451
Posted By Diddyu
Ive only had cloudy tubes once. It turned out the...

Ive only had cloudy tubes once. It turned out the water was over-aireated and had microbubbles. After a few on/off cycles, I managed to collect all of the air in the res, to which I just filled back...
Forum: Water Cooling 09-05-08, 11:40 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 463
Posted By Diddyu
You'll either need to make your own bracket to...

You'll either need to make your own bracket to hold it down, or buy a new waterblock.
Forum: General Hardware 09-03-08, 09:30 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 397
Posted By Diddyu
Just to let you know, clustered computing/beowolf...

Just to let you know, clustered computing/beowolf is for large number crunching, such as finding pi to a trillion places. For video games, you'll most likely experience a drop in performance due...
Forum: General Hardware 09-02-08, 06:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By Diddyu
P95 runs 4 cores on one window whenever I run it....

P95 runs 4 cores on one window whenever I run it. :confused:
Perhaps theyre both updated from the 1 instance usages.
Forum: General Hardware 09-02-08, 06:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 443
Posted By Diddyu
If you get an error in orthos, you need to either...

If you get an error in orthos, you need to either increase the voltages or decrease the clock. I havent used it in a while, but orthos used to only handle one core per instance, while prime95 would...
Forum: Water Cooling 09-01-08, 09:08 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,008
Posted By Diddyu
Does this make sense? ...

Does this make sense?
http://i81.photobucket.com/albums/j234/Pyroanarchist/Ramcooling.png
Forum: Cooling 09-01-08, 08:43 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 590
Posted By Diddyu
Personally, Id just run some filters on the air...

Personally, Id just run some filters on the air intakes. The lower airflow wont matter to someone who wont open their case, and they can clean out the fur without opening said case.
Forum: Cooling 09-01-08, 06:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 590
Posted By Diddyu
It depends. If they have a mildly clean house, it...

It depends. If they have a mildly clean house, it should live for a year between cleanings. If theyre a smoker and have 7 cats, then in a month, it'll be a hellhole of hair.
Forum: Cooling 09-01-08, 06:19 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,487
Posted By Diddyu
This. What I suggest doing is venting the exhaust...

This. What I suggest doing is venting the exhaust downwards, much like the vents for a dryer on the outside of your house.

One of these: http://www.nightskyworkshop.com/Dryer%20Vent%20Installed.jpg
Forum: Water Cooling 08-31-08, 07:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,008
Posted By Diddyu
Personally, I'd go with a T, with the straight...

Personally, I'd go with a T, with the straight line going as a bypass to the CPU, and the side pipe going to the ram. BTW a "T" puts less restriction on a line than a "Y"
Forum: Water Cooling 08-29-08, 02:10 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,202
Posted By Diddyu
I assume this is a top-down view, and if so, i'd...

I assume this is a top-down view, and if so, i'd just make sure that you dont clip your fingers/knees on the external fans, and you probably dont need 8 fans. The 3 on the rad, plus the PSU, with the...
Forum: nVidia GPUs 08-29-08, 01:26 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 807
Posted By Diddyu
Something tells me thats not quite what's going...

Something tells me thats not quite what's going on in my computer. Also, with the second "gun" how long is the reload time to make me a different frame.
Forum: Water Cooling 08-29-08, 10:04 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,332
Posted By Diddyu
I have had highlighters stain a tygon tube, but...

I have had highlighters stain a tygon tube, but it was a faint stain, and I used way too much highlighter "juice" than I should have. On the plus side, the highlighter fluid was UV reactive, which...
Forum: Water Cooling 08-28-08, 10:36 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,332
Posted By Diddyu
Car coolant is fine, but is usually unnecessary...

Car coolant is fine, but is usually unnecessary unless you have a mix of aluminum and copper in your loop.
Forum: Water Cooling 08-28-08, 01:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 750
Posted By Diddyu
Use distilled water, and 4-6 drops of povidone...

Use distilled water, and 4-6 drops of povidone iodine in your loop. Ive been using that for a while now, with no issues whatsoever.
Forum: Water Cooling 08-28-08, 01:29 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,026
Posted By Diddyu
Going by jr1's posted review, the cooling...

Going by jr1's posted review, the cooling abilities of the reserator sucks. I have a $200 loop on my computer, with an overclocked videocard and an overclocked CPU, and my temps still dont reach...
Forum: Extreme Cooling 08-27-08, 02:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,036
Posted By Diddyu
The process of the liquid expanding and...

The process of the liquid expanding and evaporating is what causes it to be cold. If you have LN2, it boils at -196c, and it wont get higher than that at standard pressure. This means that if you...
Forum: Water Cooling 08-27-08, 09:53 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 853
Posted By Diddyu
As for the block, the GTZ will help if you add...

As for the block, the GTZ will help if you add more stuff later on.
Id get either this rad, or the 220 version of it. ...
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