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Topic Title: Water Cooling 780G Chipset
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Created On: 07/31/2009 01:35 PM
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 07/31/2009 01:35 PM
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FrankieVaga
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Im thinking about liquid cooling my AMD 780G northbridge due to the fact that it gets so hot that the slightest touch can lead to a burn. But i'm new to liquid cooling, and i'm unsure of which water block to use. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

Thanks a lot, Frankie.

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AMD Phenom X4 9950 OC'd From 2.6Ghz to 3.ghz

MSI KA780g (ms-7551) Motherboad

OCZ Fatal1ty 4096MB (2X 2048) PC8500 DDR2 OC'd to 960Mhz (Unganged) 5-5-5-15 Timing

WD Caviar Green 500GB 16MB/SATA-3G

Win Xp Pro x32
 09/03/2009 12:36 AM
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Decembermouse
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Nice system. What videocard?

Anyway, I have a 780G, I don't watercool it even though it gets hot. Although I'm not as OC'd as you are. You might put a better heatsink on there then use a fan on that heatsink, or sure, give watercooling a shot. Personally I wouldn't watercool anything less than a top-of-the-line chipset though.

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 11/21/2009 09:47 AM
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Miscello
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Careful use of liquid cooling, the danger in the event of a leak because it can cause electrical short
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