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Or how about this one from DangerDen
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Or how about this one from DangerDen
I like that it's cheaper, but does it have features to prevent air getting sucked into the loop?


I have another question now: Where should I put the res in the loop? Currently my T is right before the pump, should I put the res in the same place?
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I like that it's cheaper, but does it have features to prevent air getting sucked into the loop?


I have another question now: Where should I put the res in the loop? Currently my T is right before the pump, should I put the res in the same place?
It should go res>pump>rad>block>res
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I like that it's cheaper, but does it have features to prevent air getting sucked into the loop?


I have another question now: Where should I put the res in the loop? Currently my T is right before the pump, should I put the res in the same place?
I just pulled that res out of my loop , it did seem to let air into the system if you didn't keep it filled to the top. And ,yes, the res will go before the pump.
    
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I've used the DD bay res and really like it..DD 5 1/4" Bay Res.Just put a thick phone book under the front of your case while your bleeding and the air wont get sucked back into your loop, keeps the coolant over the barbs that way...

The little Swifty micro-res is a good one to, I really like it, but prefer a bay res so I can watch the little vortex tornado spin around in it......Might hurt performance a little but its worth it I think...
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post #16 of 18
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So I'm thinking of going with an xspc res.

Is this one the same thing as the silver one you suggested syrillian, just without the meter on the front?
It looks to almost identical; that it is completely clear is nice as it nullifies the need for some sort of gauge or meter.

One feature that is visible (and is desireable) in that model is the baffle on the intake that will tone-down the turbulence.
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I'm thinking of getting a reservoir because I'm sick of how long it takes to bleed with a t-line. I want a bay res (easy to monitor coolant level, looks awesome), but I'm not sure which are the best, so hit me with some suggestions! Rep for those who help.

I was looking at some xspc res on frozencpu.com that looked good, but seemed expensive.

I know you said you wanted a Bay res to monitor coolant levels, but I think the Switech micro res rocks. Bleeds easy and easy to monitor, just take the side panel of occasionally and look.

Bleeding



About 1 hour later.



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Or how about this one from DangerDen
I like that it's cheaper, but does it have features to prevent air getting sucked into the loop?
as long as you keep the water level above the top of the barbs you won't get any air into the loop.
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