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    Default Anyone using custom watercooling loop?

    Anyone using custom watercooling loops in your system? I know some of you are, I've seen some threads. Please share your build picture and details and your experience while building the loop.

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    Air Cooling FTW!!!!!! :3


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    i use mostly EKWB parts. my cooling system consists of 1 ek coolstream 240 radiator, ek pump reservoir combo, ek ltx waterblock, monsoon fitings and some primochill tubes. fans i use are corsair sp120. although i have purchased some high performance delta fans, they are sitting idle due to my laziness. actually dont get time to open casing and refit things. and for the same reason, there is no picture.

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    @Rawkill , Even if we ignore the performance difference there is still the cool aesthetics of custom loops and the excitement of building the loop yourself.

    @codename5302 , I assume you've brought all of the parts from abroad, or did you find any of them at BD? And speaking of laziness, how much maintenance does the custom loops require? In past 3 years I had the urge to try getting into custom watercooling loops multiple times. But every time the thought of possible leaks that destroys all my hardware only because I was lazy and didn't maintained the loop properly stopped me.

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    ^ there is almost zero possibility that you will find custom loop parts in bangladesh unless someone is personally selling. custom loop doesnt require a lot of effort. just changing water is the hassle which you may need to do almost every 4 months. another difficulty you will face is to find proper distilled water. i tried few of them and none are actually distilled. "leaking" is a thing of past unless you are using cheap fittings.

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    Quote Originally Posted by codename5302 View Post
    ^ there is almost zero possibility that you will find custom loop parts in bangladesh unless someone is personally selling. custom loop doesnt require a lot of effort. just changing water is the hassle which you may need to do almost every 4 months. another difficulty you will face is to find proper distilled water. i tried few of them and none are actually distilled. "leaking" is a thing of past unless you are using cheap fittings.
    u can always get proper distilled water from hatkhola road. Pretty much all kinds of chemicals and lab instruments are readily available.

    You can also buy kits/ ready made module with which you can make distilled water at your home.

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    Quote Originally Posted by minitt View Post
    u can always get proper distilled water from hatkhola road. Pretty much all kinds of chemicals and lab instruments are readily available.

    You can also buy kits/ ready made module with which you can make distilled water at your home.
    thanks for the tips. i will try some day. puran dhaka is very far from my location. couldnt manage to go to nawabpur earlier.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Swapnil View Post
    @Rawkill , Even if we ignore the performance difference there is still the cool aesthetics of custom loops and the excitement of building the loop yourself.
    And you are ignoring the crap load of money it takes to make one.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Rawkill View Post
    And you are ignoring the crap load of money it takes to make one.
    Well all the things I've mentioned should have their price right?

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    @Sybaris Ceaser stick to the topic!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Swapnil View Post
    Well all the things I've mentioned should have their price right?
    I think you're better off asking WC related questions to foreign sites.

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    Quote Originally Posted by minitt View Post
    I think you're better off asking WC related questions to foreign sites.
    I didn't have any real questions though. I just wanted to hear from BD people about watercooling. You know, it is lot different than abroad. Foreign people have all the different variety of parts easily available, easy RMA service if anything go wrong, and financial condition to not really care much about the price of hardware.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Swapnil View Post
    I didn't have any real questions though. I just wanted to hear from BD people about watercooling. You know, it is lot different than abroad. Foreign people have all the different variety of parts easily available, easy RMA service if anything go wrong, and financial condition to not really care much about the price of hardware.
    in short, custom cooling is a luxury in our country. if you are in tight budget, opt for closed loop coolers. they are not bad either specially corsair and coolermaster ones. if you have around 30k to spend then import parts and build yourself one.

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