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NZXT Kraken X60 (280) Vs Custom 240 ?

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From reviews online I understand NZXT Kraken X60 with a 280mm radiator is the best AIO ( All In One) liquid cooler. But what I wanted to know is how would this compare to a custom 240mm, 60mm thick radiator and that to in a push/pull configuration? Maybe something like the Alphacool NexXxoS UT60 Full Copper 240mm?
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Depending on the fans, they would perform quite similarly. I would think that a custom 280mm rad would do even better.
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Depending on the fans, they would perform quite similarly. I would think that a custom 280mm rad would do even better.

Thanks for the reply. I was thinking maybe the custom 240 might be a little better being 60mm thick while the Kraken X60 being 27mm thick? but then again maybe thickness does not matter?
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Also would like to mention the fans would be the GT AP15's in push/pull.
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If you are using ap-15s the 240 will be much better.
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