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I originally posted this in water cooling but I think you guys might be more helpful.

I have a build I am slowly getting together and I have installed a EKWB 280MM radiator. The loop includes the i7-6950x processor and the Nvidia Titan Xp graphics card. Both blocks are EKWB. Do I have enough cooling capacity? Oh by the way this is my first time posting on this particular board and also my first custom loop.
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I originally posted this in water cooling but I think you guys might be more helpful.

I have a build I am slowly getting together and I have installed a EKWB 280MM radiator. The loop includes the i7-6950x processor and the Nvidia Titan Xp graphics card. Both blocks are EKWB. Do I have enough cooling capacity? Oh by the way this is my first time posting on this particular board and also my first custom loop.

Can your case handle more radiators? Unless you don't overclock your CPU and GPU, the 280mm alone will be limit.
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That's a NZXT Switch 810.

You could fit a 240mm radiator on the front also, that would enable you to have more adequate cooling for both parts smile.gif
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Actually, it's a Phantom 820 with all the drive bays removed. I have decided if I need more cooling I will hang another 280mm on the back outside the case. If I did this how would I add the second radiator to the loop?
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Actually, it's a Phantom 820 with all the drive bays removed. I have decided if I need more cooling I will hang another 280mm on the back outside the case. If I did this how would I add the second radiator to the loop?

You can add it about everywhere in the loop but if it's possible, it could be placed between the CPU and the GPU.
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