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I have will have an 1100T @ around 4.2Ghz and 2 5970s w/Danger Den block on them an I need to know what size rads I should use. I have a Cooler Master Enforcer case so I'm pretty limited on space, I want to try an keep is all inside. I am looking an RS240 for after the 5970s, I know the RX is better but it's to thick to fit in my case, and a double thick XPSC 120 for after the CPU. This is my 1st time going underwater so any advice is appreciated.
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post #2 of 8
a single 120 is perfectly adequate for the Phenom II but I don't know about those 5970s that's four GPUs total. So I think a 360 would be better. External may be the only option.
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You would be cutting the cooling quite a bit by running the CPU and dual 5970's on only 360mm of rad space. Generally speaking, you want 120mm per block, or in your case a 360 + 240. The AMD CPUs run fairly cool compared to Intel, so you can probably get away with 480mm of total rad space.
 
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You would be cutting the cooling quite a bit by running the CPU and dual 5970's on only 360mm of rad space. Generally speaking, you want 120mm per block, or in your case a 360 + 240. The AMD CPUs run fairly cool compared to Intel, so you can probably get away with 480mm of total rad space.
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post #5 of 8
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What about 2x200mm Rads one for each 5970 and a 120 for the CPU or is this overkill?
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Overkill, no. That's more on par with what you should use.
 
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post #7 of 8
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Or what about if I get an Antec 1200 an put a 360 in the front for the GPUs and the 200, they make specifically for it, up top for the CPU?
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post #8 of 8
Antec 1200 with 360 vertically in front, and a 240 up top works, check mine.

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