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Aaron

Aaron

Member Since 09 Apr 2009
Offline Last Active Aug 06 2017 07:48 PM
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#188124 My username & password still works

Posted by Aaron on 11 October 2016 - 05:49 PM

I pop in every now and then. Still got it in the bookmark toolbar :)

 

Won't be around for a while now though. I'm in the RAF now and off to the Falklands for 4 months on Sunday




#188120 My username & password still works

Posted by Aaron on 06 October 2016 - 07:36 PM

Kenny and Spoon  =D:  Hi!




#188070 Newbie needs some help

Posted by Aaron on 11 June 2016 - 11:26 AM

It's been a while since i've done a build, but i'm sure mine was quite quiet while running, except when it had trapped air at the beginning. SHould just hear a faint hum of the pump/fans.

 

Bubbles in the res shouldnt be an issue. Call it turbulence. If you are really concerned, consider getting a flow indicator?




#188050 Hello from a new/old member

Posted by Aaron on 21 May 2016 - 10:39 AM

Hey Skully(Ian). Welcome back :)




#187995 [Project Log] "Blue Morpho"

Posted by Aaron on 09 March 2016 - 02:17 PM

That is a damn good looking waterblock!!




#187994 need help finding compatible tubing and fittings

Posted by Aaron on 09 March 2016 - 02:13 PM

Hi Dylan, Welcome to WCUK.

 

Firstly, are you aware that WCUK is a watercooling shop as well as a forum? And i tell you this with no benefit to me whatsoever, I just know that Rob and Packer and co are seriously friendly and helpful, a service you won't get elsewhere...

 

Anyway...

 

The two items you've bought, and most others use 1/4" fittings.....you will need 2 for the waterblock, and 2 for the pump/res. And then 2 for every radiator.

 

As you are wanting to use acrylic tubing, you will need fittings specific for that tubing.

 

I'm going to use the WCUK shop......whether you choose to buy from them or not is up to you.

 

For the tubing click HERE and for the fittings click HERE.

 

Both of these links will take you to the overview page. Within each you will have many options for each. You need to make sure you pick fittings that are the same size (usually given as an inner and outer diameter e.g. 13/10mm) as the hosing you pick, for example...

 

13/10mm Primochill Acrylic Hosing 4 pack

 

13/10mm Monsoon Acrylic Compression 6 pack

 

Hope that helps :) 

 

You will probably want to buy a toolkit for the tubing. I've never used acrylic but I probably would get one should i use it in future.




#187951 Loop will not fill when fully connected

Posted by Aaron on 11 January 2016 - 11:58 PM

Hey bud. As you have probably figured, you will have air trapped in the system. Making sure that all fill points are sealed uup, gently move your entire case back and forth and the air should find it's way out eventually...

 

You will probably find the loop is quite noisy when you have trapped air too.... :)




#187916 Pump Advice

Posted by Aaron on 12 November 2015 - 11:58 PM

What about this one? CLICK HERE

 

Alternatively you could run a standard D5 top like THIS with a standard tubular reservoir. Quite a common setup.

 

I don't actually have any watercooled systems at the moment, but i used to run a DDC 10 watt pump and the noise wasn't too bad at all.




#186229 Water Cooled Xbox360e

Posted by Aaron on 26 May 2013 - 08:16 PM

I remember seeing the first guy to do it years ago. Fitted it ALL internally too. Was awesome. Apparently he got a job at Microsoft off it, but dunno how true that was...

 

Lian Li also made an aftermarket case for it to watercool easily




#185196 I just met...

Posted by Aaron on 10 November 2012 - 01:04 AM

Marcus!

...and he hugged my hood like a weirdo!


#184980 My new baby :)

Posted by Aaron on 27 September 2012 - 10:45 PM

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#176283 All Nighters

Posted by Aaron on 15 February 2011 - 03:38 PM

Makes you wonder, eh? :bow:........................ :P


I posted that absolutely wasted :P forgot about it :D

Awesome drunk typing


#175887 Players Vs. Mods

Posted by Aaron on 07 February 2011 - 01:43 AM

+35


#173060 Samsung SyncMaster BX2450 what you think of it

Posted by Aaron on 04 December 2010 - 12:07 PM

when does anyone sit at a 170 degree angle to their monitors?


#172975 O/C my set up please

Posted by Aaron on 01 December 2010 - 01:32 AM

if you want to go higher or lower change the multiplier. Leave bclk as it will set yr ram up nicely.

ive had 4.6ghz out of this setup :)