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Ok here are 3 pictures that should help. If you look at the 2 heat sinks you'll see a beveled edge at one end and this is where the inlet & outlet have enough clearance. This means the block will fit in 2 positions either upside down or sideways (I think as I did not try sideways). As far as using the first memory slot goes, I'd say it's pretty sketchy.




Thank you!

Those pictures have helped a lot.

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Ok here are 3 pictures that should help. If you look at the 2 heat sinks you'll see a beveled edge at one end and this is where the inlet & outlet have enough clearance. This means the block will fit in 2 positions either upside down or sideways (I think as I did not try sideways). As far as using the first memory slot goes, I'd say it's pretty sketchy.




Thank You!!

Those pictures have helped a lot.
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Can we not install these things with the reservoir upside down?

I just picked up an H320 and have been running it for leak test and to bleed air through the fill port. When it's in the upright orientation with the fillport facing up it's quiet but when I turn it upside down in the same way I'll have to install it into my case -- it makes very loud water sloshing sounds which I cannot get to go away no matter what typical methods I use to do so. It's also variable... sometimes I can hear almost what sounds like the pump struggling or changing flow speed....

If we can only install these in one orientation for silence that's pretty weak and I regret buying one. I can't install this thing upright unless I start hacking my case with a dremel. The piece that I would have to cut is a main part of my case and is expensive to replace -- needless to say I don't want to start hacking away at a vital panel that isn't one of the cheap/easily replaceable ones.
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Can we not install these things with the reservoir upside down?

I just picked up an H320 and have been running it for leak test and to bleed air through the fill port. When it's in the upright orientation with the fillport facing up it's quiet but when I turn it upside down in the same way I'll have to install it into my case -- it makes very loud water sloshing sounds which I cannot get to go away no matter what typical methods I use to do so. It's also variable... sometimes I can hear almost what sounds like the pump struggling or changing flow speed....

If we can only install these in one orientation for silence that's pretty weak and I regret buying one. I can't install this thing upright unless I start hacking my case with a dremel. The piece that I would have to cut is a main part of my case and is expensive to replace -- needless to say I don't want to start hacking away at a vital panel that isn't one of the cheap/easily replaceable ones.

then buy and add in a reservoir
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That defeats the purpose of being an AIO plug'n'play unit. If I wanted to do something like that I'd build a custom loop to begin with, using much better parts than these.

What I'd like is for BramSLI1 to try and work with myself and NCIX so I can get a refund -- I don't even mind paying a re-stock fee if necessary.
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That defeats the purpose of being an AIO plug'n'play unit. If I wanted to do something like that I'd build a custom loop to begin with, using much better parts than these.

What I'd like is for BramSLI1 to try and work with myself and NCIX so I can get a refund -- I don't even mind paying a re-stock fee if necessary.

well. all swiftech products are well documented (See?, gabe does this for a good reason,. to make sure this kind of thing does not happen and you can plan your build well, as is ALL swiftech products on their product page ) near the bottom, planning is everything and i dont see why bram SHOULD do anything, with that said swiftech is amazing and he may help, but swiftech is not NCIX and has NOTHING to do with them and has no pull you need to contact the user CHRIS-NCIX

what is clear is you had very UNREAL expectations for a unit and that it fell short of them, that sucks, but i dont think either swiftech OR NCIX should take the hit due to your lack of planning
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Just to clarify this, in the instructions it says to tighten till the screws bottom out. That means for AMD the bottom of the screw on the shaft(not the threaded area) will be touching the metal of the backplate correct? Because this is how mine is and since I used those springs that were on the intel bracket I won't lie it was extremely tight. Just made me wonder about it ya know?

And for the res on the rad, I too have sloshing sounds and occasional clicks but that is because mine is mounted in the bottom of my case instead. The res on the rad is in the up position though with the fans intake through the bottom. The physical attributes of the rad did not work with the Storm Scout II and for the CM 690 I am sure it would not fit under the top panel with the fans in the case. The fans would fit under the top panel with the rad inside but that would require to flip the rad with the res on the bottom. Hence why I have it in the bottom of the case. All is well though because I am taking this case back and getting my self a corsair air 540.
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well. all swiftech products are well documented (See?, gabe does this for a good reason,. to make sure this kind of thing does not happen and you can plan your build well, as is ALL swiftech products on their product page ) near the bottom, planning is everything

It's got nothing to with a lack of planning. If you are referring to the visual diagrams regarding the radiator dimensions, that's merely an illustration to show how big it is and check for fitment/clearance in cases... not how it should be installed/mounted in the case.

Nowhere in the product documentation or specifications is it said that these can only be mounted one-way and that it has to be with the fill-port facing up. If that was the case -- I can tell you with 100% certainty that I would not have purchased one. Not only that... on the compatibility part of their website you can see it installed upside down multiple times. That being said... I had a good feeling it wouldn't work well upside down & sideways as has been reported many times in this thread, but I tried one anyway. My mistake.
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and i dont see why bram SHOULD do anything, with that said swiftech is amazing and he may help, but swiftech is not NCIX and has NOTHING to do with them and has no pull you need to contact the user CHRIS-NCIX

what is clear is you had very UNREAL expectations for a unit and that it fell short of them, that sucks, but i dont think either swiftech OR NCIX should take the hit due to your lack of planning

Bram doesn't have to do anything if he doesn't want to, nor am I making any demands that he do so. Relax.

The reason I mentioned it is due to the return policy at NCIX -- it would be nice if he'd be willing to work with me if necessary to try and get a refund. It's not the end of the world if he can't or doesn't want to. Again... relax.

Oh and I certainly did not have unreal expectations (is expecting it to work relatively silently considered unreal? I mean... it's one of the of marketing bullet-points on the box if you want to go there). In fact it was pretty much the opposite -- I honestly had low expectations after having done a bit of research on these units, had a feeling I'd regret the purchase. I should have listened to my gut. Lesson learned I suppose.
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Just to clarify this, in the instructions it says to tighten till the screws bottom out. That means for AMD the bottom of the screw on the shaft(not the threaded area) will be touching the metal of the backplate correct? Because this is how mine is and since I used those springs that were on the intel bracket I won't lie it was extremely tight. Just made me wonder about it ya know?

And for the res on the rad, I too have sloshing sounds and occasional clicks but that is because mine is mounted in the bottom of my case instead. The res on the rad is in the up position though with the fans intake through the bottom. The physical attributes of the rad did not work with the Storm Scout II and for the CM 690 I am sure it would not fit under the top panel with the fans in the case. The fans would fit under the top panel with the rad inside but that would require to flip the rad with the res on the bottom. Hence why I have it in the bottom of the case. All is well though because I am taking this case back and getting my self a corsair air 540.

yes, it is supposed to be tight as it is the springs that keep contact with the block to the ihs you dont want it to come loose and have gaps ( air bubbles ) in the tim !
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Originally Posted by degenn View Post

Can we not install these things with the reservoir upside down?

I just picked up an H320 and have been running it for leak test and to bleed air through the fill port. When it's in the upright orientation with the fillport facing up it's quiet but when I turn it upside down in the same way I'll have to install it into my case -- it makes very loud water sloshing sounds which I cannot get to go away no matter what typical methods I use to do so. It's also variable... sometimes I can hear almost what sounds like the pump struggling or changing flow speed....

If we can only install these in one orientation for silence that's pretty weak and I regret buying one. I can't install this thing upright unless I start hacking my case with a dremel. The piece that I would have to cut is a main part of my case and is expensive to replace -- needless to say I don't want to start hacking away at a vital panel that isn't one of the cheap/easily replaceable ones.

What is in the way that it doesn't fit right side up?
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