Tag: watercooling

A peek at my Swiftech Storm

This is my Swiftech Storm water block that Swiftech sent to me in early 2005, if I’m not mistaken. It was a sample. First revision. Today I decided to clean it up, but it hardly needed any cleaning at all. The only thing it could possibly need is polishing, but I have no such items

Cleaning my Cuplex Kryos XT

I decided to tear up my Cuplex Kryos XT and clean it up. What’s in there is not copper oxide, but rather, it’s gunk from my Mayhems Aurora Coolant (“Nebula Blue”). I scrubbed it with a toothbrush and applied whatever chemicals I had available at the time, and the result was a much cleaner base.

Watercooling Build Almost Finalized

I’ve almost finalized the watercooling build now although the cable management is still left, and I’m going to empty the loop once more to shorten the tubing on one place. I also had to use old tubing I had laying around since olden times because the one I bought wasn’t really to my liking —

Watercooling Products Finally Ordered

Good day, friends.   Today I have placed an order for the following items: Cuplex Kryos XT (CPU block) GELID Solutions GC Extreme (Thermalpaste) Mayhems Aurora Nebula Blue (Coolant additive) Corsair Vengeance C70 Arctic White (Case) EK-Reservoir Combo DCP 4.0 (Pumps. One for the CPU-loop, and one for the GPU-loop) Masterkleer PVC 19/13mm UV-white, 3,3m (Tubing)

Small Update on my Watercooling Project

Hi everybody. I just wished to tell of a small update to my watercooling project/build. But first, I had some lunch: And yes I went for seconds too hehe. So anyway, today I thought why not reuse my old Swiftech MCW55 on my AMD 6870 HD? All said and done I stripped off the stock

My Return to Watercooling

I have recently decided to get back into watercooling again, but this time I’ll keep it very simple. On monday I will order the following items: EK-Supreme LTX EK-Reservoir Combo DCP 2.2: New case (Corsair Vengeance C70): quite small but yet with enough room for most of the components I need: (this one looks a lot