Search found 4 matches

by dansergiu
Thu Jan 15, 2015 2:36 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
Replies: 55
Views: 61887

Re: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

Aaargh. Pasted the wrong link. Here's what I wanted to show you: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9-_vLiEkyI#t=542 . Actually the whole video is very informative as you can see the various components of the pump. The idea is that the water will fill the chamber that houses the impeller, rotor and th...
by dansergiu
Thu Jan 15, 2015 12:13 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
Replies: 55
Views: 61887

Re: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

Hey Mike, just to let you know, I really appreciate looking into this. The Laing DDC pump is a wet running pump. What that means is that it doesn't use lubricant other than the water it pushes. Thus, running it without water, means you run it without lubricant and you cause overheating and unneeded ...
by dansergiu
Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:12 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
Replies: 55
Views: 61887

Re: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

So from your comments, it sounds like you're an old hand at water cooling? :lol: Ha ha. No. I'm enthusiastic but I have little hands on experience with watercooling actually. I just like to keep informed so I guess I have read a lot of articles (and watched a lot of videos) about it. Regarding a be...
by dansergiu
Wed Jan 14, 2015 1:27 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide
Replies: 55
Views: 61887

Re: Quiet Liquid Cooled Gaming PC Build Guide

So first of all, running a pump dry damages it very fast. It's also a lot louder without liquid so testing it dry is useless. Pitty that the test on the Laing DDC 3.2 was done dry, I was actually looking forward to a SPCR review of that pump. Maybe it's not damaged and you could still run a test on ...