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Heyo,

I thought I'd come over here and see what people were thinking of my loop...planned atm...CD is gonna put it in when my rig is over at his house

So...

Res > Pump > Rad (PA 120.3) > CPU > NB > Mofsets > Res

Having the CPU be first before the highly restrictive NB and mofset blocks (thats what I hear anyways) shouldn't affect temps that much, no?

I'm looking to go pure WCing, I don't want any fans having to run.

EDIT: Just saw a post a few down that's almost exactly like mine...I'll check out Marin's estimator.

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You want to hit the CPU straight out of the radiator to give you the best core temps.
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That order is perfect regardless of the restrictions. You always want the have the cpu immediately after the res, and before any other blocks. I personally like to prioritize the blocks, which would lead me to order them: cpu > nb > mosfets - which is exactly what you've done.
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So your going to try passive watercooling? good luck, watercooling without fans is possible but not recommended... It will run hot, watercooling requires fans to push decent amounts of air through the radiator to disipate the heat.
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