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Quick question.

If I were to buy a cylinder res for aesthetic reasons, it's cool to mount that below the 240 pump right? Seeing as how the built in res is next to the pump?
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Quick question.

If I were to buy a cylinder res for aesthetic reasons, it's cool to mount that below the 240 pump right? Seeing as how the built in res is next to the pump?
yep putting it above the pump just helps for bleeding in this case...the res still helps with topping up while bleeding and prevents the air from circulating through the loop again and again...the reason res above pump is so common is ideally you want the pump to be fed by the res which is why the leading clcs have res attached to pump...to help avoid the pump running dry...which means death for a pump...
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Yeah. That's kinda what I figured. At some point I'd like to get another res, rad, and introduce my gpu into the loop.

Unfortunately my current gpu (zotac amp extreme 980 ti) has no full cover block.

Trying to sell it or trade for something like an msi.
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Yeah. That's kinda what I figured. At some point I'd like to get another res, rad, and introduce my gpu into the loop.

Unfortunately my current gpu (zotac amp extreme 980 ti) has no full cover block.

Trying to sell it or trade for something like an msi.
I've been considering the zotac 980ti because ive had four zotac cards and you've got to run them loud but they are great bang for buck but now that I've gone water I won't be getting that one for that reason...it's sad because I've saved a lot of money going with them though
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The amp extreme is no real money saver.

I guess when put up against kingpins and classified sure. Up against straight up msi and strix though the zotac is more expensive.
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does anyone have the predator 360 hooked up to an asus mobo? i'm racking my brain as to why my mobo won't detect the vardar's rpms or my pump's rpm. i've got the predator connected to my mobo's cpu fan header. ran qfan tuning after reflashing my latest bios version. still nothing. speed fan doesnt detect it either.

any help is appreciated!
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does anyone have the predator 360 hooked up to an asus mobo? i'm racking my brain as to why my mobo won't detect the vardar's rpms or my pump's rpm. i've got the predator connected to my mobo's cpu fan header. ran qfan tuning after reflashing my latest bios version. still nothing. speed fan doesnt detect it either.

any help is appreciated!
did u make shure the cpu header is set to pwm. and also what ever header your fan's are connected to needs to be set to pwm
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I've got the Asus Gene VIII with the Predator 240 and ended up controlling the pump and fans separately from the MB. I was able to use the Predators Fan controller for fans OR pump not both at the same time. Not sure if two PWM readings can travel on one line???
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I've got the Asus Gene VIII with the Predator 240 and ended up controlling the pump and fans separately from the MB. I was able to use the Predators Fan controller for fans OR pump not both at the same time. Not sure if two PWM readings can travel on one line???
in all the videos I have watched on the predator 240 it says to connect the pwm cable from the unit to cpu fan header. now I have a asus z97 deluxe what do I do. I plan on getting a predator in the next cuple weeks.
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in all the videos I have watched on the predator 240 it says to connect the pwm cable from the unit to cpu fan header. now I have a asus z97 deluxe what do I do

I was still able to control fans and pump from the single PWM cable hooked up to the CPU Fan Header at the same %, but my MB was not displaying any readings on the CPU Fan control. I'd suggest connecting the pump to a separate fan header on the MB as you also gain some better control over pump speed.
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