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Now that I switched to a CPU only loop (my GPUs change too much) I am thinking about removing my double heater core from the loop, but want to make sure it won't affect my temps drastically. The 240 is a Black Ice II (Or maybe just a Black Ice as it was given to me). And I run my CPU at 4.5GHz @ 1.38VCore 24/7. I have a historic Laing D4 pump, but it's still going strong, I'm pretty sure it hits around 1200 Lph but could be hampered by two right elbows and 7/16" tubing.

Ok now back to the question. Can anyone give me a rough estimate of how my temps would rise? Currently I am around 30c idle and 65c max load at 4.5GHz.
    
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I don't know about the performance of the double heater core specifically, but a Black Ice 240 should dump the heat from your loop very easily.

I wouldn't expect a change in core temps.
    
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Ok, I painted the case and moved to the single 240. I looks a lot better and performs exactly the same

I'll get some pics up when I have time.
    
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