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I'm not sure if the way i set up the H80 is the most optimal way for cooling. The arrows show which way the air is going. Can someone please check to see if its correct Thanks !

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Looks great to me, exactly as I would put it if I done it biggrin.gif
     
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I thought the rear should always be exhaust? Or does that not include the rad? I have no idea what I am talking about, I will be running into the same problem soon, but without the top exhaust.
    
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I have a intake on the rear for my H100i, so it draws in cool air.

Your setup is optimal, and will get the best temps you can possibly get, trust me smile.gif
     
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I thought the rear should always be exhaust? Or does that not include the rad? I have no idea what I am talking about, I will be running into the same problem soon, but without the top exhaust.


For a CPU air cooling tower that is true tongue.gif it allows you to outtake the hot air from the tower. With a water cooling setup that is no longer a necessity, however; it is still recommended. On the other hand, with a radiator you ALWAYS want to INTAKE air through the rad, and with his setup he doesn't have much options to mount his rad.





Back to the OP, yep it's optimal. As long as you have your radiator on intake, and it's not sucking in hot air, you should be fine.
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Alright thanks everyone. It seems my idle temps are pretty high , Im getting 35-40 Celsius. Maybe because its summer and room temp is up.
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