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Hi guys!

The title pretty much says it all! I have one of these pump-res combos: http://www.pccasegear.com/index.php?...ducts_id=18303

So I imagine it is probably quite unwise to put the coil in my res, would you agree? So I was just thinking of coiling it up and putting it before one of my water blocks in the tubing. What do you guys think?

The blocks will be as is in my sig all in one loop (GPU and CPU) and will be 7/16 tubes on 1/2 barbs.

Thanks guys!
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post #2 of 13
Hi.

Put in in your reservoir
 
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post #3 of 13
Never used Kill Coils before but i would have though that in the tubing before it loops back to the res would be a good spot because it would not get particals stuck in the blocks and it would most likely be out of site.
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post #4 of 13
Reservoir bud, make sure the coil isn't small enough to get stuck in your tube.
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post #5 of 13
bend it into a shape that will not get caught in the pump and slap it in the res.
post #6 of 13
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If you take a look at the res I am using you will see why I am cautious about putting it there. The outlet goes directly into the pump rotor.
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post #7 of 13
I put mine in the reservoir.
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post #8 of 13
Res or tubing dont matter. I got mine in the res so everyone that looks at it ask "Whats that spring for?"
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post #9 of 13
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ShortySmalls View Post
bend it into a shape that will not get caught in the pump and slap it in the res.
I was thinking about this... I just wasn't sure how well it would work... I was thinking a large circle.
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post #10 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by DirektEffekt View Post
I was thinking about this... I just wasn't sure how well it would work... I was thinking a large circle.
Bend it into a type of sphere, make sure it is too large to go into the tube.

That's what I did, my pump is directly under my reservoir and I have two kill coils.
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