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ok so I'm trying to get the best for my money
I'm thinking off getting 2 new rads for my set up (old one is the stock one that came with my case)
I will be going sli later
witch will be like this
pump>cpu>120rad>gpu1>gpu2>360rad

the 120 rad I'm looking at is this
and the fan will be this or this
I already have both of them

the 360 rad will be this
and these will be the fans
Edited by 3dfxvoodoo - 4/30/11 at 3:20am
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With fans like those lol....


Get a Black Ice GTX360 if you can fit it.

Edit:
As for the single rad, with that much air throughput on the 360, I don't think you'll need it. Maybe with triple SLI
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With fans like those lol....
Get a Black Ice GTX360 if you can fit it.
won't fit
that's the only one I could find that's fits
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As for the single rad, with that much air throughput on the 360, I don't think you'll need it. Maybe with triple SLI
I hope your right
like to save some $ and get a few games
and invest/save the rest
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I hope your right
like to save some $ and get a few games
and invest/save the rest
Worst case would be coolant temps a few degrees higher.


Sorry I can't really be much help on the 360 rad, the XSPC one is apparently very good with high speed fans though (on par with the RX360) so I would expect good results with those fans.

As for the additional radiator, a wait and see approach might be the best bet unless shipping costs are an issue, if you find too much temperature builds up before in the loop before it finds equilibrium with the surroundings, get the extra rad...
    
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Worst case would be coolant temps a few degrees higher.


Sorry I can't really be much help on the 360 rad, the XSPC one is apparently very good with high speed fans though (on par with the RX360) so I would expect good results with those fans.

As for the additional radiator, a wait and see approach might be the best bet unless shipping costs are an issue, if you find too much temperature builds up before in the loop before it finds equilibrium with the surroundings, get the extra rad...
sound good
prob just get the one
thanks rep

now to find were I can put the $ elsewhere
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