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Mounting XSPC Raystorm Vertically

post #1 of 5
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Would there be any performance issues with running the Raystorm block oriented vertically with the the In/Out ports stacked on top of each other opposed to having them beside each other.

Just replanning my loop with the acquisition of some new rads.

Has anyone ever tried this?

Thanks
post #2 of 5
I have a Raystorm in my rig but I couldn't answer that definitively. I think as long as you use the in/out ports right it shouldn't matter.
    
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I have a feeling that the cooling *might* be focused along the die. So if you turn it you will be losing some cooling performance.
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Wouldn't make any difference, orientation of the fittings (vertical or horizontal) have no effect on how the water enters the block.
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Thanks Guys, anyone else have any ideas?
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