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Well I saw this picture of a drain line included in a loop using a "Y" connector. Would this affect performance at all? Seems like a very easy way to drain your loop.

Edit: Couldn't I feasibly just thread my switech micro res onto a fillport?
Edited by TheCh3F - 6/6/08 at 8:16pm
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I was asking that myself. At this point, All I have is a 'y'. I don't think it will make that much of a difference if it's a 'y' or a 't' .
    
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I'm not familiar with that pump. Hopefully it's pushing water upwards. It's easy to set one up. You can use a T-Line or a Y, it really doesn't matter.

Yes you can (Petra's can do it on their reservoirs)
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I've set up a drain T on my loop and it doesn't seem to effect performance one bit.

BTW in case any of you are wondering, that pic is of a display unit set up by DangerDen to show off their fill-port res; considering that they don't seem to be using it to cool a machine, the small pump is of little importance.
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You should be fine with a "Y", I always use a T but either will work...I like having a drain line, I wouldn't set up a loop without one anymore...
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