Desk PC Water Cooling Maintenance Vlog

  • Published on Apr 9, 2018
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    It's been 16 months since we built the desk PC... And it's been running nonstop ever since. What horrors await Linus when he cleans it?
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Comments • 2 911

  • IcedElectric
    IcedElectric 17 hours ago

    What if you can mold a nickle plate back in?

  • Millan Ferende
    Millan Ferende 3 days ago

    10:48 - I still don't understand why CPU blocks have this loose, razor-blade like, metal thing in their blocks! Can somebody explain? :(

  • rwdplz1
    rwdplz1 10 days ago

    This is like when engineers design a car, and don't work on cars. 'Design for service'


    AH I feel like I'm in math class THIS SEEMS 2 DIFFICULT

  • S1lent
    S1lent 17 days ago

    Blowing out dust, out of a pc that has gathered dust from a dusty room, inside a room considered very dusty, and probably wonder why their pc's are dusty from the inside, and thus continues the cycle of dust...

  • swampgremlin1
    swampgremlin1 19 days ago

    I use sechem flourish excel which is a biocide which contains glutaraldehyde this is a medical grade killer of micro organisms and cost alot less than the stuff at the PC shop one bottle will last you a million years in my PC water cooling loop with tap water with zero problems i think people are way to silly when it comes to this stuff. i hook my pc to the sink faucet and flush it every 6 months and done,

  • Hand Solo
    Hand Solo 20 days ago

    Linus, when you put your ear close to the radiator, it doesn't make it easier for us to hear it.

  • Adsnerd Productions
    Adsnerd Productions 21 day ago

    “Spit really is nature’s lube”

  • Scrotum McScrot
    Scrotum McScrot 23 days ago

    yea this just made my mind up about watercooling my next build. f that s .

  • sparky24
    sparky24 26 days ago

    Water cooling sucks its just for looks honestly

  • James Roggy
    James Roggy 27 days ago

    +1 for air cooling :)

  • Washington’s Highest

    the puns!!! im dead!

  • cyberspectre
    cyberspectre Month ago

    True about maintenance, but it should be a lot less stressful with a desk-sized case than a mid-tower case

  • Kyle Haines
    Kyle Haines Month ago

    Omg, the insane amount of opportunities for "That's what she said"

  • Bonswally
    Bonswally Month ago

    Fuck water cooling

    TRIBEV1BE Month ago

    Hey, that happens all the time when you have a water cooled pc

  • TopdeckLethal
    TopdeckLethal Month ago

    I am giving a lot of thought about where to start with this - Linus
    Garbage Fire? - Me

  • 이지윤
    이지윤 Month ago

    11:37what the hell lol

  • Raseilord Jacob
    Raseilord Jacob Month ago

    Ahem* Oxidation

  • Jay Brooks
    Jay Brooks Month ago

    Use alcohol or glycol...

  • Richie Roberts
    Richie Roberts Month ago

    Water cooling... Not worth it

  • Surfing Kiwi
    Surfing Kiwi Month ago

    6:10 car mechanic simulator

  • Canader_eh
    Canader_eh Month ago

    I find I do a full system update with board, cpu, memory, drives and gpu so I simply change out my cooling system at the same time.

  • burt simmons
    burt simmons Month ago

    Linus homiesecuwal

    • burt simmons
      burt simmons Month ago

      Daniel Swann ne I dibent speak it wrog

    • Daniel Swann
      Daniel Swann Month ago +1

      I really can't tell if you spelt that wrong on purpose....

  • Felix Mathison
    Felix Mathison Month ago +1

    For stains on metal that bad you would like to use wd40 to get rid of them

  • Ryan Young
    Ryan Young Month ago

    Spring cleaning has a whole new meaning.

  • Whocares
    Whocares Month ago

    This is the most sexual pc video I've ever seen

  • Ninko 1020
    Ninko 1020 Month ago

    We are not cooler, but cooler.
    The air cooling gang.

  • Clive Flint
    Clive Flint Month ago

    Air cooling and an air can seems much easier

  • Dan Beißwenger
    Dan Beißwenger Month ago +1

    My boss overheard me watching this and thought I was watching something NSFW.
    Thank you.

  • aqynbc
    aqynbc Month ago

    coolest desk ever.

  • MrIkit2000
    MrIkit2000 Month ago

    Why build a desk with water cooling with MDF instead of marine grade plywood???

  • Stanley Chang
    Stanley Chang Month ago

    Why not add some detergent and alcohol into the liquid so it never build up a biofilm like that. Gross D:

  • Anthony T
    Anthony T Month ago

    Use Tooth Paste - JayzTwoCents

  • cfcreative
    cfcreative 2 months ago

    you build a practical system rather than showy it will have much better luck.

  • happyjunk234
    happyjunk234 2 months ago

    Why doesn't anyone put in an inline drain in the watercooled systems?

  • J Blob
    J Blob 2 months ago

    Why not put the radiators and fans on the other side of a bulkhead in the desk and have the coolant hoses pass through grommets so no dust gets into the computer compinents

  • OverlordVsGaming
    OverlordVsGaming 2 months ago

    8:15 that's what she said

    GE PLAYER 2 months ago

    Linus cracks me up. Just look at this office, its a disaster zone, yet here is sitting down on the floor in his wet jeans flinging water all over the place and scrubbing away at a D5 pump with steel wool 😂😂😂. Gosh we love him.

  • ljcool17
    ljcool17 2 months ago

    Why I no longer watercool. When I do, it's AIO.

  • Accuracy
    Accuracy 2 months ago +1

    i used to want water cooling until i saw this video

  • TΩwmaX
    TΩwmaX 2 months ago

    3:20 it's farting

  • Scott Murray-Anderson
    Scott Murray-Anderson 2 months ago

    Thats drywall dust for ya! Outdoor MDF would have been perfect.

  • Edgar Charles
    Edgar Charles 2 months ago +3

    Hey! Im just here to say ryzen 3000 is just now available!!
    Just a random coment : )

  • Tri Nguyen
    Tri Nguyen 2 months ago

    Good bj there linus

  • Brian McGaw
    Brian McGaw 2 months ago +1

    Greatest quote of the vid
    Linus - "Spit really is nature's lube."
    I was always told it was the Devil's lube🤣

  • John Ross
    John Ross 2 months ago +1

    rebuild the desk pc. make the main case airtight. water-cooled with radiators in the leg part of the desk.

  • ZeroVizibility
    ZeroVizibility 2 months ago +4

    Just use vodka for cooling.

  • Boomer
    Boomer 2 months ago

    Chernobyl:: fire
    Russia:: there is no problem here
    75,000 dead
    Russia:: not are problem it’s Linus

  • msfsaint
    msfsaint 2 months ago

    I'd say that Linus probably did at best 10% of the work and his minions did the rest, but as an upper middle management guy in a technical field, I totally get the zen of doing this satisfying manual labor after dealing with people (employees, customers, suppliers) all day long.


    And that is why you need a discharge valve

  • sv Dante
    sv Dante 2 months ago

    dude use some anti-corrosion plz... like: it works plz use it

  • Douglas Hero
    Douglas Hero 3 months ago

    use your new Dyson Vac...okay you got it. ha ha ha.

  • jaceneliot
    jaceneliot 3 months ago

    That why I'll never watercool. First it's useless and second it's not durable...I mean you have to clean up everything every 2 months? Who has this kind of time expect professional like LTT

  • Fishinacup246
    Fishinacup246 3 months ago

    The days where you're reminded that water cooling isn't worth it.

  • Fishinacup246
    Fishinacup246 3 months ago

    0:50 "case"
    I consider my umbrella a case, too.

  • Casey Jones
    Casey Jones 3 months ago

    "Spit is nature's lube, but it's not meant for this.." hehehe.. I've come to the conclusion that you're mind is usually in the gutter!

  • Tarek Miah
    Tarek Miah 3 months ago you guys need to try thing , great idea, thank me later

  • Oxy and Icy
    Oxy and Icy 3 months ago +2

    Other PC Builders: I try not to replace OEM components on a part with aftermarket to ensure compatability
    Linus: 6:37 BOOP DOOP

  • KingOfGames
    KingOfGames 3 months ago

    This video is why I never will use water cooling