PC Cooling with the Kitchen Sink?

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  • Published: 07 April 2019
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    Can you get an incredible water cooling system with $50 and your kitchen sink? It may sound like a super dumb idea, but we thought it was worth a try...

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Comments • 3 062

  • Louis Tsai
    Louis Tsai  19 hours back

    Increasing the amount of water flow will probably help more than cooling the water

    • SyazTYT's other uploads

      Dude use electrical tape it will stick better

      • Kasai Brightwater
        Kasai Brightwater  3 days back

        oof.. my 8600k never goes past like 76 on my AIO, is that 8700k really that hot? Its practically a scam for the extra you pay vs performance lel

        • 崔莱
          崔莱  5 days back

          Use liquid nitrogen and you get a superconductive supercomputer

          • Austin Fiddler
            Austin Fiddler  7 days back

            This is the only youtube channel I have watched where almost everyone has the same hair colour as me

            • 【RG】RedGuy
              【RG】RedGuy  1 weeks back

              if you wanted a free water heater watch this vid

              • LordOfNihil
                LordOfNihil  1 weeks back

                screw water cooling, i want to see some crazy shit with heat pipes.

                • Kie
                  Kie  2 weeks back

                  This guys should RGB the office toilet, and have it alter the lights when Linus is in the toilet depending on the volume in the bowl.

                  • stinger15au
                    stinger15au  2 weeks back

                    That feeling when a stock $500 3900x with the box cooler gets ~7150

                    • Jhonatan Izidoro Antunes

                      gambiarra estilo BR

                      • Notmi Relnam
                        Notmi Relnam  2 weeks back

                        I only use Smart Water from Colorado Mountain Springs.

                        • CaveBobSpongeMan
                          CaveBobSpongeMan  3 weeks back

                          the whole thing cost like 50 bucks... plus all the nonstop running water... that kinda adds up

                          • Chad Scira
                            Chad Scira  3 weeks back

                            Should just route it to the bathtub, and then the wife can have a nice warm bathevery day.

                            • Steven Goacher
                              Steven Goacher  3 weeks back

                              Hope you guys don't sell your seconds on ebay.

                              • IraQ Nid
                                IraQ Nid  3 weeks back

                                Try a mini-split A/C to cool the PC ? :)

                                • Spencer Gough
                                  Spencer Gough  3 weeks back

                                  This is a neat idea but its kinda ruined by the fact that you guys don't even know how to overclock a PC.

                                  • Martin
                                    Martin  4 weeks back

                                    What's the song at 5:24 ?

                                    • Daviid Enzo
                                      Daviid Enzo  4 weeks back

                                      These guys work at LTT and they know nothing about PC's 😁 guys hire me

                                      • pleappleappleap
                                        pleappleappleap  4 weeks back

                                        Put some salt in the ice bath and you will get crazy cold.

                                        • Nick Burgoyne
                                          Nick Burgoyne  4 weeks back

                                          Brilliant and very very funny :)

                                          • miguel silva
                                            miguel silva  4 weeks back

                                            Your water heater just got more efficient.

                                            • Craft Smith
                                              Craft Smith  4 weeks back

                                              Learn to Shotgun a drink correctly, c'mon!!!

                                              • killbunny
                                                killbunny  4 weeks back

                                                this experiment is so cheap!!


                                                *wastes 150 liters of water per hour*

                                                • The DiabloRank
                                                  The DiabloRank  1 hours back

                                                  Kyle Stanley why do you know so much about this small detail

                                                • Kyle Stanley
                                                  Kyle Stanley  5 days back

                                                  I mean... In Vancouver, where they are, in the dead of summer where this would be most needed, 150L/hr comes out to a little under 0.21CAD/hr. Freshwater is extremely plentiful in Canada, so even in the most restricted season in a dense city they'd be looking at a little under $5 a day to run that. Which definitely isn't _cheap_, per se, but isn't exactly crazy either.


                                                  No promise that utilities don't check in on you to figure out where all this water is going, though, and possibly add additional levies.

                                              • Dispie Dark
                                                Dispie Dark  1 months back

                                                I Use to have aquarium pumps and a acrylic fishtank as my waterloop. Blocks were a problem, so you mostly ripped astech AIO apart. because 20 years ago there pumps broke all the time. But using regular water is gone corrode and give chalk residue in the long run. Just put the bucket in a passive camping chiller with some cooling elements next to it. You do have to drill holes in the top for the tubes doh, but it works very well. Fountain pumps work best because there mostly adjustable in speed.


                                                I so happy there EKWB and Bitspower now so we dont have to fuck around with that kinda stuff any more. and not having T-wraps to keep your tubes in place. But proper fittings makes me sleep a lot better at night and not worry if i find a wet pc the next morning.

                                                • Jon Dillinger
                                                  Jon Dillinger  1 months back

                                                  Should of used flex seal

                                                  • Comrade Stalin
                                                    Comrade Stalin  1 months back

                                                    Use a drone as a cooler

                                                    • Neil Haroldson
                                                      Neil Haroldson  1 months back

                                                      I have that water bottle

                                                      • eduard karpoev
                                                        eduard karpoev  1 months back

                                                        Jake kinda looks like a lesbian imo

                                                        • jewellymon1979
                                                          jewellymon1979  1 months back

                                                          Linus should definitely go on holiday more often! It's like setting a load of gorillas free and seeing what havoc and damage they cause XD

                                                          • Arnav Barman
                                                            Arnav Barman  1 months back

                                                            Try Liquid Nitrogen

                                                            • WarLead2792
                                                              WarLead2792  1 months back

                                                              Just ditch the case and cover the rest of the mobo in plastic or something so it's not so sketchy.

                                                              • James Roggy
                                                                James Roggy  1 months back

                                                                Isnt this type of system called "Total Loss" for a reason

                                                                • Mickael
                                                                  Mickael  1 months back

                                                                  people in africa die because they have no water, and you just water cool your pc with the sink xd

                                                                  • JasonX
                                                                    JasonX  1 months back

                                                                    "what did you do??!"

                                                                    "I set everything to auto" 😂😂😂😂😂😂

                                                                    • EdgyShooter
                                                                      EdgyShooter  1 months back

                                                                      Dear god, when Linus leaves, the writers use comic sans!

                                                                      • Luke
                                                                        Luke  2 months back

                                                                        this is so horible

                                                                        • DCUO Geoforcee100
                                                                          DCUO Geoforcee100  2 months back

                                                                          Linus watches this and shakes his head 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

                                                                          • brawldestroyer
                                                                            brawldestroyer  2 months back

                                                                            Linus - Why's the water bill so high?

                                                                            • Vinnie Recker
                                                                              Vinnie Recker  2 months back

                                                                              It went from 56 to 14 degrees.
                                                                              My reaction: Yeah boy let's do this

                                                                              • Shen Yang
                                                                                Shen Yang  2 months back

                                                                                imagine living in alaska and just pumping water from the river into your system

                                                                                • Kevin Hall
                                                                                  Kevin Hall  2 months back

                                                                                  So why exactly is this such a bad idea? I mean if it had been plumbed correctly I don't see the negative other than wasted water.

                                                                                  • Mariopwnzu
                                                                                    Mariopwnzu  2 months back

                                                                                    Linus is asleep post illegal water cooling techniques

                                                                                    • Dingle Flop
                                                                                      Dingle Flop  2 months back

                                                                                      >When you can't even shotgun a drink properly
                                                                                      It goes in your mouth, not the floor...

                                                                                      • JLTH
                                                                                        JLTH  2 months back

                                                                                        4:40 (Classic Americans)

                                                                                        • Nam Sewman
                                                                                          Nam Sewman  2 months back

                                                                                          why does nobody in the office ACTUALLY know how to overclock? time to hire buildzoid

                                                                                          • Nam Sewman
                                                                                            Nam Sewman  2 months back

                                                                                            and by hire i mean poach from gamers nexus

                                                                                        • Athena Sayuki
                                                                                          Athena Sayuki  2 months back

                                                                                          Can u guys cool a cpu with liquid nitrogen next? Plz

                                                                                          • Otso Väisänen
                                                                                            Otso Väisänen  2 months back

                                                                                            Now i know how to do extreme overclocking on a budget

                                                                                            • Andrew Jackson
                                                                                              Andrew Jackson  2 months back

                                                                                              needs MOAR water pressure