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Getting ready to pull the trigger on a water cooling setup.

This_CPU_block_Fuzion_V2

Or_maybe-this one_Swiftech_Apogge_GTX

This_radiator_120.3

Or_maybe_this_one_BIX360

With the 120.3 I will be getting the shroud. For either one I will be getting 6 Yates loons (high) in a push-pull configuration. I will be using my Zalman fan controller for speed.

This_pump_Swiftech_vario

Or_maybe_this_one_Laing_DDC_w/_Petra'sTech_DDCT-01s_Top Combo

For now it will just cool the CPU in my sig rig. However, I may want to add two GPU blocks in the future. I am fairly sure any of the above will cool the CPU well. It's adding the GPU's which has me worried.

Using Martins helpfull tool my pressure drops to 1.37 with two GPU units put in. Not sure if that's enough to keep everything cool.

Please give any opinions. Helpful opinions will be rewarded, calling me a retard well . . .
    
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post #2 of 16
2 GPU blocks belong in its own water loop. HIGHLY disapproved to have it in the same loop with ur CPU because it'll raise ur temps significantly. If u got the money, PA's are always better than the BIX. Swiftech Pump MCP655 is a better choice for a pump. its got alot of head pressure and its pretty darn quiet, even at speed 5 (max)
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post #3 of 16
First off, I would not get the apogee gtx. It comes stock with an aluminum top, which causes galvanic corrosion. The copper top costs more. You should get the fuzion v2. The d5 vario is a nice pump and I would get it. You may look at a 480 instead of a 360 since you want to add 2 gpu's later on. I think a 360 might be a little weak for a cpu and 2 gpu's.
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Pretty good! I would go w/ the D-Tek Fuzion w/ the nozzle accelerator kit. I'll look for a link...
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post #5 of 16
Yep, go with the d5 vario. And the BIX has been proven to outperform the PA series using 47cfm fans. I would also choose the fuzion over the GTX.

And I agree that when you do add the gpus in later, just go with a second loop. Other than that everything looks good.
post #6 of 16
Go with the Fuzion instead of the Apogee GTX. The PA will be better than the BIX. The Swiftech pump is fine even when you add the GPU blocks, for which I recommend you use the MCW60 since it has very little restriction.
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go with the version 2 or a xspc edge if you can find one
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Thanks for the help everyone. I really do appreciate it.
    
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I'd go with a Fuzion also..

The BIX is a good rad with 100+ cfm fans on it, the PA will beat it by a C or 2..These are good fans for one...115cfm Pana

The GTX rad beats out the PA with 47+ cfm fans on it, the GTX is a little cheaper to...360 GTX Beats PA.3 w/47cfm Fans...

I'd use at least this size fan on either one..86cfm Pana...Shrouds will help to....
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Pretty good! I would go w/ the D-Tek Fuzion w/ the nozzle accelerator kit. I'll look for a link...
Do you need this even with the quadcore kit?
    
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