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I'm in the process of building my new streaming setup for BF4. I'd like some input on how you guys think I should cool my 2 systems.

Specs to be cooled
i5 3570k @ 4.8 (Eventually moving to Haswell-E)
i7 3990k @ 4.6 (Streaming PC)
(2) GTX 780 OC (Eventually moving to Tri-Sli on X99)
GTX 680 (Streaming PC)

What I already have
Phobya 1080 Rad (Push Configuration)
MCP35X2 Pump
9 Scythe Gentle Typhoons

The systems are being built on test benches which will be up on my desk. That is basically just to show the computer porn and keep it easy for me to clean. I'd like to know if that 1080 is going to be able to dissipate all the heat. If not I'll probably add another 360 and possibly another pump? I'm also not against moving to push-pull on the 1080 rad if you guys think that would be sufficient.

Currently my idea is to keep it all on one loop and run all my WC components off an older power supply. Good, bad, ugly? What do you guys think?


My current setup
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It's hard to see but I actually have a floor fan blowing in the side of my streaming PC because the H100 can barely cut it and causes my mobo to get hot as well.
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X79 Tri-Sli Gamer
(18 items)
 
X79 Streamer
(19 items)
 
 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel 4930k Asus Rampage IV Black Edition Asus GTX 780 Asus GTX 780 
GraphicsRAMHard DriveHard Drive
Asus GTX 780 G.Skill RipjawsZ 64GB 2400Mhz Samsung 840 Pro (128) OCZ Vertex 4 (256) 
Hard DriveOSMonitorMonitor
OCZ Vertex 4 (256) Windows 8.1 Benq 2420T Benq 2420T 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Benq 2420T Filco Majestouch-2 Cherry Red Corsair AX1200i Little Devil LD-V4 Test Bench 
MouseMouse Pad
Razor DeathAdder 2013 Steel Series Experience-I2 Glass Mouse Pad 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel 3930k Asus P9X79 Asus GTX 680 Direct CU II TOP 16GB Corsair Vengenace  
Hard DriveHard DriveHard DriveHard Drive
Samsung 840 Pro (128) Western Digital Black 2TB Western Digital Black 2TB Western Digital Velociraptor 1TB 
OSMonitorMonitorMonitor
Windows 8.1 BenQ GW2450HM 24in LCD BenQ GW2450HM 24in LCD BenQ GW2450HM 24in LCD 
PowerCaseOtherOther
Corsair AX850 Little Devil LD-V4 Test Bench Datapath Vision DVI-DL Capture Card Avermedia Live Gamer HD Capture Card 
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Logitech C920 Webcam Logitech C920 Webcam Logitech C920 Webcam 
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