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    Default Watercooling again

    Ok, I have a Swiftech MCR320-QPK radiator, D-Tek Fuzion v1 GPU/CPU blocks, and now I need to find a pump. Better things may have been available, but I got everything very cheap, and it's for an older rig. edit - it's the rig in my specs.

    What should I get for a pump? Ideas? Someone offered me http://www.pc-look.com/boutik/Prod_L...ml?language=en for $20 + shipping, would that work?

    Also, order for loop?

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    I'd snag it.

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    yup, I'm using one. Its the same stuff as swiftech mcp 355. With XSPC res top it rocks!

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    thank u gerry

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    Ya, assuming it's not broke, I'd take that.

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    For your purpose, it's fine. I see no valid reason to spend more.

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    Ok, I have most of my stuff. I have the HSF off my 8800GT, but I can't get the thermal tape I have to stick to the RAM modules, how do i get it to stick? Is there another way to secure it down?

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    hot glue lol.

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    Ha, I've done some pretty ghetto solutions but that's not one of them When it heats up, they just soften/liquify the glue and they'll fall off. Need something less susceptible to heat.

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    Are you in a hurry? You could replace the TP with better quality stuff. Else, try hairspray, applied with a cotton swab.

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    You think hair spray can make the RAM sinks stick to the modules???

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    Worth a shot. Won't harm the chips. I've used hairspray in the past as a ghetto means of friction reducing lubricant while securing rubber and steel parts. The bonus is that it sticks the parts in place when it dries.

    If you want the proper fix though, buy some fresh TP in the thickness you need.

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    ???? Be patient and get thermalpads.

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    Does it amtter what kind of hairspray?

    Will it come up from heat? It's going on VRAM modules

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    Thermalpads wouldn't be out of the question except for the fact that they have to be adhesive, I have a block that covers juts the GPU, so I have to use ramsinks for the ram modules

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    Where are you located, Logan? I'm sure there's an e-tailor with adhesive-backed TPs near you.

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