So I'm new to water cooling and right now am in the planning stages of my build. I've spec'd out roughly what components I need and calculated that I'll need to dissipate in the ballpark of 600 watts. I've been looking a various sites to try and get an idea of how much radiators and what temps I'll be getting, but there seems to be a lot of discrepancies between sources.Take for example, I was looking at an hwlabs gtx 360 and can't find out how much watts it dissipates. Looking at martins liquid lab review (http://martinsliquidlab.org/2012/04/09/hardware-labs-gtx-360-radiator/4/) , it says I can expect 245 watts of dissipation at 1800 rpm with a deltaT of 10c. However, another review at skinneelabs (http://skinneelabs.com/hwlabs-gtx-360-radiator-review-data-supplement/3/), suggests that I can get closer to 600 watts of energy dissipation at the same rpm and deltaT. Could somebody shed some light on this matter. Not sure who to believe, since they both look like legit reviews.
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5/9/13 at 6:11pm