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Help. Is this pump enough for my loop?

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I'm a noob and i got a question for you guys:

Would a Koolance PMP-400/ DDC-3 18w high pressure pump be enough for the following loop?
1x XSPC RX360
1x XSPC RX480 (vertically mounted)
1x EK Supreme HF
3x EK FC6970 w/ EK Triple Serial Bridge

I'm aware you can use a aftermarket top or use 2 of them to improve performance, but i would like to know if a single PMP-400/ DDC-3 18w Pump would be enough for my set-up?
Any help of input would be much appreciated, thanks
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post #2 of 5
On it's own it should be fine. With an aftermarket top, easily.

You only really need to get above ~1GPM anyway, over that there are no huge performance increases to be had.
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post #3 of 5
shouldn't have a problem, as the blocks aren't that restrictive
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Awesome! Good to hear, thought i would be pushing it.
Thanks for the help, and reps off to you guys.
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post #5 of 5
If they're not already you could try using parallel connection on the GPUs, that would drop the restriction of that part of the loop by about 9 fold (from triple the restriction of one to a third the restriction) if you have them in series at the moment.

Either way though, I think you'll be fine.
    
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