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Originally Posted by wimcle View Post
Yes; but restriction anywhere, slows the water everywhere, before and after the 'restriction'.
This is a better way to say it. Water in your loop can't go fast in one spot and slow in another
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post #22 of 25
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I think i'm going to try taking out the 240 rad and seeing if that makes any difference in temps, good or bad. I think one of the other causes of bad flow is the L bitspower connector i'm using. It was the only way I could hook up my 240 rad to my pump/res, but I think it is causing a good amount of restriction as well.
     
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post #23 of 25
I've gone: res > pump > gpu > 120 > cpu > 360 and I have some of the best temps that I've seen for my setup... or similar setups...

360 mounted up top, 120 in the back... all internal, given I do have a HAF 932
post #24 of 25
Also, the only L I have is out of the res to the pump, which is next to my hdd's at the bottom.
post #25 of 25
as wimcle said it doesn't matter where your pumps are in your loop. pressure and flow rate will remain the same. You might be able to improve things using a dual top but looking at skinnees results switching from 2 DDCs in serial to a dual top decreased flow and increased pressure slightly. I doubt it would be worth investing into even if you could make it work.
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