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post #1 of 6
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I'm currently speculating in upgrading my current WC system.
Atm i have a 2x120mm radiator, 2 GPU blocks, 1 CPU block, and a EK-DCP 2,2 pump.
what i want to upgrade is the radiator and if that isnt enough then a new pump if the current one isnt strong enough for such a system. And lastly a new block so i can get my i7 920 @ 4.0 down to a more suitable temp.
So what 3x120mm radiator would you guys suggest. Not too costly. My own opinion is that any 3x120 with same dimensions is more and less just as good as the other but i might be way off.
If a new pump is needed. Again wich one? The 4.0 EK and also what block.
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post #2 of 6
XSPC 360mm radiator

I'd suggest the thick RX instead of the cheaper and thinner RS.

For block the EK Supreme is the best, but might be out of your budget.
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post #3 of 6
Sorry, I don't know much about pumps, but a friend of mine has this: http://www.frozencpu.com/products/42...?tl=g30c95s161, and he says it works great for him.
post #4 of 6
with 2xgpu+cpu you want either
Black Ice GTX Xtreme 360 or works best with fast loud fans 2000+ rpm
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/53...?tl=g30c95s161

XSPC RX360 Triple works with 1800 rpm fans
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/85...?tl=g30c95s161

you don't say what cpu block you have but a 240 rad on 3 blocks is not good so get a rad and see what happens
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post #5 of 6
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thanks for the advice guys. It's actually the XSPC 2x120mm i have atm. And that block isnt out of my budget ebolamonkey. I have the XSPC delta V2 right now. But i might keep that one instead of buying a new block. A new radiator and maybe pump might work for now.
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post #6 of 6
any of the top 6 blocks plus xspc rasa, Watercool Heatkiller 3.0 all within 0.5c of each other
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