Hi, i read your article on the danger den water block vs a open water block design. I have just finished making my own home design, machinist milled water block. Im using a 230gph water pump @ 0 head preasure through 1/2″ Inner Diameter hoses. The water runs into the bottom and out the top inlets. I am using a giant Aluminum pot with about 3 gallons of distilled water at room temperture, 79 degrees F, as my water resevour. I need to add a radiator, cause the water temp in the resvour gets high quickly. On my 1700 XP, at the default voltage, at idle, my mobo reads a 36 C temp. With my old Coolermaster HSFand 3 case fans, it was about 44 C.
Consider the Alpha FC-PAL35T as a sub for the Alpha PAL6035. It works very well. The feet on the bottom (for the FlipChip PIII’s) can either be cut off or popped out with an exacto knife. Even with just a Read More
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