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im just makin sure my current WC is set up right, i hav a bigwater Se, but im upgrading soon

i have Res->Pump->CPU->Radiator->Reservoir
is that the best flow?
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post #2 of 22
It should be Res > Pump > Rad > CPU > Res
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It should be Res > Pump > Rad > CPU > Res
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yeah you want it to be cool when it goes to the CPU, not get cooled after, or instead of before... argh, what they said lmao
    
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lol, ok ill make sure its right when i get my custom WC up in 2 weeksj

Edit: noob question, does it matter which side of the radiator u use as long as it all flows same direction?
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Yup, if you have any other questions be sure to ask
    
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post #7 of 22
Like they said res-pump-rad-cpu....You want the coolest water possible going to the cpu first...And you want your res or T-Line right before the pump or it wont work as well....
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post #8 of 22
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ok, so on my new rig, it will flow out of the res, into the pump, then into left side of rad, out of right into cpu, then back into reservoir, kooool
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post #9 of 22
That is correct.
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ok, so on my new rig, it will flow out of the res, into the pump, then into left side of rad, out of right into cpu, then back into reservoir, kooool

Thats right...If you put in GPU blocks or something put them after the CPU block...And try to keep your tubing as short as you can...
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