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b negative is correct that you do not need the loop set up a specific way, just res above pump. however there is a benefit to setting up the loop just so. setting it up willy nilly is not a good idea and wont result in the best temps.

The best method is using the shortest tubing run you can between components,less hose for more flow,spending time doing that is time well spent.
Doing things like rads between blocks is a pointless exercise.
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b negative is correct that you do not need the loop set up a specific way, just res above pump. however there is a benefit to setting up the loop just so. setting it up willy nilly is not a good idea and wont result in the best temps.

This is what I meant. Res above pump is really the only obligation you need to fulfill. Then you got to get enough radiators to dissipate all the heat. Otherwise youll just have warm water going around the loop, and not good enough temps to warrant the cost and hassle of water cooling.

Also there is a way to orientate loops to make it cleaner looking too, and that can come down to your loop order.
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