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And you //don't// understand why that's an issue?

This is exactly how I have mine and it performed better than having the rad on the top as an exhaust. I guess the "vortex" helped mine.


Even if his fans are wrong 85C sounds pretty harsh. What is your ambient? Have you double/triple checked your mounting? What all is in the loop?

As for the CPU blocks, keep in mind all the reviews and graphs people posted are with the older jet plate. The newer jetplate supposedly increased performance. Also EK corrected their plating issue with the new EN models. Keep in mind the flaking thing only affected the Nickel plated stuff, so if you were getting copper it didn't make a difference anyways.

That being said I've had both blocks and both really are hard to tell the difference performance wise. I have the raystorm now just because I like to look better especially with the lights smile.gif
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post #32 of 60
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Wait masked, I have a 360 on the back, 360 at the top, and a fan in the front. So the rad on the back should intake, rad at top exhaust, and fan I'm front exhaust?
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This is why I said, we need an accurate picture...

I would use the both to exhaust and the fans in front to bring in fresh air.

The vortex works if you have enough back pressure which, most people don't.
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Ok ,here is exactly what i have now. the rad at the top is in a single loop for CPU only.
Rad at the back is for my 6990 only.
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sorry, had to rotate it.
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post #35 of 60
I would put the rads as exhaust and the front fan as intake
what are you cooling with 2 360 rads and what make of rads and fans
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back is the swiftech 360 qp rad, the top one is a rs 360
all the fans are medium yate loons.
I am cooling a cpu with the rs 360
and a 6990 with the swiftech
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can someone post a pic of how i should do it, just to be 100% sure?
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post #38 of 60
2 loops?
yate loons don't work well horzontal though an rs360 should cool a 2600k better then 85c unless your in the tropics or your pc is next to a heater
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yea single loop for gpu, single loop for cpu.
Also, its 75f ambients, not near a heater and in upstate ny lol.
So i cant use yates? i cant afford gt's
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this is how the fans and rad are on my hafx atm
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