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Attached is 2 images, one of my guess at loop order and a blank if you think I should change it.

Secondly fittings. I was thinking of compression fittings, however with this kind of loop are any 90 degree fittings or such required?

Any suggestions are great thanks

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post #2 of 5
45s, 90s and such always help... just order a few. Looks like the GPU - CPU block routing would benefit from a couple, as well as CPU block - rad, GPU block - res, etc.

It is almost always possible to use no angled fittings, but it makes things harder (and uglier) when you don't use them.
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90 or 45 degree fittings aren't "required" but they might make some of the tighter bends a little easier to manage. I would pick up a few adapters of each just in case. And here is what I think you should do with the loop. Sorry for the real dirty line work. I'm using a touchpad mouse and it's real hard to make a decent looking line using a touchpad.
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I have another suggestion, submitted for your approval.


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now, a few questions, would 90 degree fittings right out of the pump be a problem?
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I have another suggestion, submitted for your approval.
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now, a few questions, would 90 degree fittings right out of the pump be a problem?
Looks good to me thumb.gif
In regards to the 90 degree fittings:
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it would take almost 30 each 90 degree elbows to add up to 1 degree in CPU temp rise.
Source: http://martinsliquidlab.org/2011/01/30/fittings-and-elbow-impacts/
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