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Is there any difference? They are $40 for RS, $44 for EX. I will be running Push/Pull. I already have RS360. Just want to pick this up to combat the extra increase from Summer Temps.
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EX is supposed to perform like the RX but with the thinness of the RS so i would go for the EX
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I run my fans at the lowest speed possible from fan controller ~ 5-7v. Would that be worse for EX?
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Rasa claims the ex lowers temps as much as the rx, but in a rs profile. Everything I've read has been positive. I bought the ex240 and 120 a few months ago but haven't installed them yet. To me, it looks like they incorporated the fan spacer technology right into the rad to improve fan effectiveness.
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I run my fans at the lowest speed possible from fan controller ~ 5-7v. Would that be worse for EX?

no its quite the opposite the RS will suffer from the low speed fans while the EX is sorta made for the slow-medium fans (hence why it acts like the RX series).
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I run my fans at the lowest speed possible from fan controller ~ 5-7v. Would that be worse for EX?

From what I hear, slow fans work great.
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I run my fans at the lowest speed possible from fan controller ~ 5-7v. Would that be worse for EX?

no its quite the opposite the RS will suffer from the low speed fans while the EX is sorta made for the slow-medium fans (hence why it acts like the RX series).
Nope. That is incorrect. The EX lineup uses a higher density FPI which requires higher speed fans.

Stick with the rs240
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Nope. That is incorrect. The EX lineup uses a higher density FPI which requires higher speed fans.
Stick with the rs240

nope. you sir are incorrect.

Taken straight from their website:
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Introducing a new generation of performance PC radiators. The EX series combines the low profile design of our RS series radiators with the high performance of our award winning RX series. This feat has been possible due to several manufacturing advances including, split fins, improved soldering techniques, and welded seam tubes. The EX series has been designed and optimised for low speed fans, so it can offer high performance cooling at very low noise levels.

grab the EX.
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Nope. That is incorrect. The EX lineup uses a higher density FPI which requires higher speed fans.
Stick with the rs240

That's actually the exact opposite of what xspc says.....

http://www.xs-pc.com/products/radiators/ex-series-radiators/

I would they they did a little bit of testing on their products no?
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Go for EX, its a very nice rad, and it really seems like it has a built in shroud biggrin.gif I have it my rig and can recommend it wink.gif
    
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