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I would not recommend the Rasa kits for a 3 block loop. 360 rad is not enough, and the pump isn't strong enough. That also rules out the res, since the pump is inside of it. You'd be practically rebuilding the whole thing anyway.
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Originally Posted by Boyboyd View Post
Forgive me for this but, well duh.

Key word in the title, budget.
He's going to be cooling a CPU and SLI GTX 460's.. I don't think the 240 kit would cut it. Definitely get the RX 360 kit for your setup.
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Thanks Boyboyd, yeah this is definitely a budget job as I don't even have enough money for this wc build at the current moment and will need to save up for a little while.

Will the RX240 kit and it's original tubing it comes with not be enough to achieve the kinds of temps/performance I mentioned in my original post?

I'm really not looking for the best of the best. The good thing too if the duel radiator is enough, is I could probably remove the HDD bays from my Antec 300 case and fit it internally in there.
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post #14 of 22
Honestly man, all you need is the Rasa RX360 Kit + some extra tubing, and a kill coil. and of course distilled water.
Those GPU blocks you picked are an extreme value! i love them....
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To make it all work with an Antec 300 like i Did you need a radbox from Swiftech to mount it off the back
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post #16 of 22
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Originally Posted by Plex View Post
I would not recommend the Rasa kits for a 3 block loop. 360 rad is not enough, and the pump isn't strong enough. That also rules out the res, since the pump is inside of it. You'd be practically rebuilding the whole thing anyway.
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Originally Posted by Nickzorz91 View Post
He's going to be cooling a CPU and SLI GTX 460's.. I don't think the 240 kit would cut it. Definitely get the RX 360 kit for your setup.
I have heard that the H70 gives about the same performance as the NH-d14 maybe it would be worth using a h70 for the CPU and attach that to the rear fan hole. I can already get my CPU stable @ 4.1 but I don't want to push volts any higher than 1.35v I have now, I just want to make it run cooler.

If I did that would a duel radiator be enough for the 2 GPU's and if so which one?
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To make it all work with an Antec 300 like i Did you need a radbox from Swiftech to mount it off the back
Do you have a link to how you did your build so I could take a look?
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I have heard that the H70 gives about the same performance as the NH-d14 maybe it would be worth using a h70 for the CPU and attach that to the rear fan hole. I can already get my CPU stable @ 4.1 but I don't want to push volts any higher than 1.35v I have now, I just want to make it run cooler.

If I did that would a duel radiator be enough for the 2 GPU's and if so which one?
If you did what? Sorry, I am a little confused there.

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If you did what? Sorry, I am a little confused there.

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Use a h70 too cool the CPU.

Would the RX240 kit be enough for just the two GPU's?
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Use a h70 too cool the CPU.

Would the RX240 kit be enough for just the two GPU's?
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