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Is this a proper loop setup??

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Looking for some assistance on a loop setup for my 600T. I'm currently piecing together my water cooled setup and I need to know if the routing I'm thinking of doing will be efficient enough for my rig.

Parts on order:
XSPC X2O 750 Reservoir/Pump
EK HF copper CPU block
EK Universal copper GPU block
Phobya 200mm Radiator
Black Ice GT 240 X-Flow Radiator

This is how I imagined my setup would look once finished. Please let me know if this will work or if I need to go a different route. Would it be wise to add a second pump to help get water up to the 200mm radiator? Sorry for the poor MS Paint Skills. biggrin.gif

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post #2 of 7
I have an arrangement much like yours and I haven't had any trouble. The only thing you have to do with a rad up top is spend more time getting the air out of the loop. A lot of tilting and moving and squeezing the tubing seems to do the trick.
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I'm new to water-cooling in general. Can you explain to me the point of going rad > res > rad ? It seems kind of pointless because you're pushing cool water in the res then back into another rad ?
post #4 of 7
The ordering of your rads matters very little, if at all.

Your current loop order is exactly the way I'd do it. Keep it.
     
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post #5 of 7
Rad order should end up not mattering after the water temp equalizes. So the way you have it setup will work just fine.
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Thank you all for the assistance! thumb.gif Now to wait on the parts to come in. I'll try to have a build thread started once I have all the parts in. yessir.gif
post #7 of 7
Loop order won't really matter in this case. The most the loop order will affect temps is around 1C. If you had a much higher tdp system then loop order becomes a serious consideration when there isn't overkill amounts of heat dissipation.
 
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