Water Cooling

Forum discussion tagged with Water Cooling.
  1. R

    [SOLVED] Lian Li Lancool II Mesh AIO and front fan solution

    TL;DR 1. Are there any 360mm AIOs with long enough tubes to install them with tubes down in a Lian Li Lancool II Mesh? 2. Will a 280mm AIO + a 120mm fan fit in the front of a Lian Li Lancool II Mesh? 3. If the answer is Yes on question 1 and 2, which alternativ is better? (May need to read the...
  2. Trollareos

    Question Cooling Problems with Corsair's H100i v2 Liquid Cooler

    Ok so I got a new cpu and motherboard recently. My old ones were the Asus Maximus IX Hero Z270 and the Intel i5 7600K. The new ones are the Asus Rog Strix Z490 E Gaming and the i7 10700K. My problem is with the cooling. I have a Corsair H100i v2 Liquid Cooler that was on my old rig as well and...
  3. nikgenious

    [SOLVED] NZXT kraken X53 in a Lian li lancool ii mesh

    im looking to buy water cooling for my ryzen 2600 in this case the cooler NZXT kraken X53. I was wondering if this cooler is going to fit in my case which is the lian li lacoon ii mesh in top mounting position and what kind of degrees should i expect from this cooler.
  4. Master8305

    Question is this water block compatible with my graphic card

    On day one i managed to get a asus rog stix 3070 gaming?(is that what its called) on amazon , link, and wonder is it compatible with Hydro X Series XG7 RGB 30-SERIES STRIX GPU Water Block, link.
  5. J

    Question How can I tell where air is entering my water-cooling loop?

    I've got air entering my watercooling loop, causing the cpu block (which is the highest point that air can get trapped in my loop) to be constantly half-full as the water flows through the bottom half of the block only. When I tilt the case I can get rid of the air, but gradually within a few...
  6. C

    Question Passively Cooling RAM and VRMs on a modern graphics card?

    I'm finally in a position where I can build a desktop, and was lucky enough to snag a 3070. I want to liquid cool my build primarily for aesthetic/fun project reasons with a secondary focus on performance and noise reduction. Therefore I'm going to build a primarily Barrow and alphacool loop...
  7. Rully7160

    [SOLVED] Is it safe to clean AIO Water Cooling Radiator using vacuum?

    It's been almost a year i got my first PC and it's cooling performance have been degrading with time, and i think it's because i didn't clean my radiator thoroughly (I always use a paint brush to clean it and blow it with my mouth), and i'm way too much of a newbie in PC hardware maintenance to...
  8. Z

    [SOLVED] Looking into build a custom liquid cooled loop for GPU and CPU

    To begin with, I sort of just want to do this for the aesthetic side of things, as stupid as that sounds. I'm thinking of rebuilding my PC to do this and so far the parts I've liked so far are: CPU: Ryzen 7 2700x Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING ATM AM4 Memory: Corsair vengeance RGB...
  9. A

    Question help me choose 240mm AIO

    i want to upgrade from my 120mm radiator to 240mm, but i didn't know which one is better i have option that are : DeepCool Castle 240mm RGB v2, thermaltake TH240, Enermax Liqmax III 240 argb, Masterliquid 240 R, MSI MAG coreliquid 240r
  10. Matthew_korhan

    Question AIO RGB ON X58 PLATFORM

    Hi! I just bought and installed a deep cool gamaxx 240l v2 AIO on my system! But there is nowhere to plug in the 4 pin molex cable for the RGB as this platform doesn’t have RGB headers! (Or does it?) Was just wondering what my best solution is to get the lights working on this older platform...
  11. xJesserX

    [SOLVED] is this a decent aio

    hello, in my country we are running out of supply of good known brands cause of corona and i was wondering is this a decent aio to buy ? https://www.inter-tech.de/en/products/cooler/desktop-cpu-cooler/alseye-x120 " ALSEYE X120 – 120mm AiO water cooling The X120 AiO water cooling of the X...
  12. Hidechude

    [SOLVED] can an aquarium water pump be used as a water cooling system?

    i know that's a stupid and an awkward question. but i'm just curious.
  13. us.ez.pc

    [SOLVED] Parallel loop with Y-splitters?

    Hi! I'll start with specs: XSPC Raystorm Pro CPU block EK-FC1080 GTX TF6 GPU block Alphacool D5 Pump running at 3000 RPM HW Labs GTX 480 + HW Labs GTS 420 Radiators. So, after a lot of testing, I noticed that GPU reacts very well on increased flow, while the CPU doesn't care much. In the case...
  14. M

    Question cpu cooler for optiplex 3010 mt

    Hello again everyone, another question for my build. optiplex 3010 mt with a i5-3470, 8g ram, 600w psu, rx 580 and posting a link to my case https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B07H57N8SK/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o07_s01?ie=UTF8&psc=1 so i would really like to get a better cooler then the stock...
  15. [SOLVED] How much space does a radiator need?

    EDIT: Sorry this was supposed to be in 'Cooling' but I clicked the wrong thing. I'm currently designing a liquid-cooled Ncase M1 and I'm wondering how much space a radiator needs on either side. basically, if my setup is Fans, radiator, GPU, how much space would I need in between the radiator...
  16. M

    [SOLVED] Custom loop drain

    I bought a year ago my first custom water loop kit (EK-Waterblocks EK-KIT P360) and it's time the change the liquid but it has no drain port. I was wondering if I could turn the PC upside down and drain it from the top of the reservoir+pump combo? If I just put a fitting in the top + a piece of...
  17. Swagger502

    [SOLVED] Z390 motherboard question

    Hello guys I hope yall having nice day am new to this pc building thing (it's my first build). I have question regarding the z390 motherboard, so I bought case with 4 rgb fans and rgb water cooling ( rgb motor only) not the fans and the name of the water cooler is deepcool castle 240ex and I...
  18. richiestang_78

    Question Copper Pipe Tubing?

    I know people have done copper pipe tubing and it can be a pain to bend the pipes. I know you can buy softer copper that is more malleable but even then it seems like more trouble then its worth. My question is could you solder on fittings for bends and such, or would the solder used cause...
  19. [SOLVED] Custom watercooling at high temperatures

    Hello, I have just built my first cutom water cooler I believe I've built it correctly The problem is, while idling the CPU temps goes arround 33-36C While gaming it goes to 70 instantaneous and stress testing it goes to 75-76C Here's the things i've tried so far: Check thermal compound and if...
  20. J

    [SOLVED] Affordable DIY Water cooling parts in India Possible ?

    So this is what i know and please don't slam me for this: I don't believe DIY custom loop thing is only meant for uber high end server junkies / vfx engineers which can or have to spend thousands of dollars on just cooling their components. It's also an enthusiast thing and anyone can do it...