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And I have a quick question. I noticed that when placed normally, the exit port is facing up, and the entrance port facing out horizontally. Would it be safe and/or better to orient the Pump so the entrance port is facing up and the exit port is facing horizontally?



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The pump is designed to work with the exit facing up and the entrance horizontal, but the way you described should work fine.
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alright, just because of the way i plan on setting up my loop, it'd be easier to have the entrance facing up. I got a pad of petra's gel stuff so i'll be able to have it sit that way with no issue. thanks again gir! you've been a real help with all my planning.
    
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No problemo.

Always nice to see new watercoolers.
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I mounted mine with the intake up:


Used a couple pair of rubber washers to mount it, and the sound transferred to the case is minimal, almost nil.
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i broke my d4
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i broke my d4
How did you manage that?
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i broke my d4
Its coz u put the d4 on a loop w/ koolance blox lol
    
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Gah for the life of me I can't remember this but I know for certain there was a way which you are not supposed to mount the pump according to Laing. GAH! It's been like 2 years since I read it too. -.-
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I mounted mine with the intake up:
http://i117.photobucket.com/albums/o...e/DSCF3238.jpg

Used a couple pair of rubber washers to mount it, and the sound transferred to the case is minimal, almost nil.
Oh wonderful. Thanks for the info and the pic!

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i broke my d4
That sucks :[ I really hope I dont break mine, especially after getting it for such a good deal.

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Gah for the life of me I can't remember this but I know for certain there was a way which you are not supposed to mount the pump according to Laing. GAH! It's been like 2 years since I read it too. -.-
Haha, well if you do remember please let me know! I really dont wanna end up breaking this thing haha.
    
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