This Instructables will show you how to make an awesome water cooled heat extractor and pad cooler for your laptop. So what is this heat extractor really? Well it's a device designed to make your laptop cool - in every meaning of the word. It can also make the fan obsolete and therefore completely silent. The pad cooler is intended for your HDD, graphics card, CPU or other devices that run hot. This technique can also be used to make custom radiators in almost any sizes. Be sure to check every picture for more details!
This video shows you how easy and quick it is to install the pad cooler on a laptop HDD!
Copper plating (0.5 mm)
Copper tubing (I used 4 x 6 mm copper brakeline pipe)
Plate scissors (type straight)
Solder and flux
A stove or a blow torch
Laser printer and normal paper
6 mm Lip and spur drill ("centre tapped")
Bilge pump (or just run it from the tap)