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I think the AlphaCool Monsta Rads I'm eyeing have multibal inlets, and I just happen to have the Apogee HD as my CPU Block, so would this work as a Paraelle Loop Plan?

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post #2 of 12


OK,

That doesn't make too much sense since you've got 4 connections going in/out of the CPU, 4 connections out of the 480 rad.

You need to simplify this a lot to be honest

Res - Pump - 360 rad - CPU - northbridge - Aquaero 5 - southbridge - 480 rad - GTX680-1 - GTX680-2 - res

That's how i'd do it if it were me or something similar.

Your diagram is of no help to be honest.

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I would only put the two 680s in parallel and the rest in series. Putting the aquaero in parallel would skew the readings wouldn't it?
    
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Quote:
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I would only put the two 680s in parallel and the rest in series. Putting the aquaero in parallel would skew the readings wouldn't it?

I'm not sure if a single pump would be enough for that loop either to be honest. You might need a second one for the extra head pressure.

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I would only put the two 680s in parallel and the rest in series. Putting the aquaero in parallel would skew the readings wouldn't it?

No it's just to cool the chip on the aquaeros, it does not affect device input either way.
Edited by Neo Zuko - 10/29/12 at 4:06am
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OK,
That doesn't make too much sense since you've got 4 connections going in/out of the CPU, 4 connections out of the 480 rad.
You need to simplify this a lot to be honest
Res - Pump - 360 rad - CPU - northbridge - Aquaero 5 - southbridge - 480 rad - GTX680-1 - GTX680-2 - res
That's how i'd do it if it were me or something similar.
Your diagram is of no help to be honest.
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That defeats the whole idea of using the Apogee HD's 3 outlets
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I'm not sure if a single pump would be enough for that loop either to be honest. You might need a second one for the extra head pressure.
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I'll be running a MCP35X2
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Well Comps is one of the OCN experts so his advice is sound.
    
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post #9 of 12
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You guys do know about Paraelle Loops??

Just asking. This is not a-b, it's a loop where the flow is split from the CPU three ways and comes back together into a rad with 3 inputs, then goes to the res.

http://www.swiftech.com/apogeehd.aspx
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This should help

http://twitter.com/NE0ZUK0/status/262874482639790080/photo/1

In any case I'm just seeing if that would work. May not even go any further with the plan.
Edited by Neo Zuko - 10/29/12 at 4:15am
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