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Single or Dual Radiator?

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If I were to incorperate liquid cooling into a Mid Tower PC case, eg.
Lian Li PC 7. Would there be much of a performance difference between a single radiator or a dual radiator? Any help will be + Repped
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post #2 of 6
it's not worth buying a 120 radiator... which i think you mean by single.

definitely go for a dual radiator. 120x2.
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post #3 of 6
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Oh sorry I just meant the 120 radiator, dont know why I say single. Not worth it hey? Ok, does the 120x2 rad have much of a performance increase?
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Well i'm not a w/c expert but I would say it would cool the liquid twice as quickly... so yeah, it's a big increase
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post #5 of 6
A 120 will cool an old A64 x2 fine. If you upgraded you would run out of rad quick.
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post #6 of 6
Cooling difference between say 2 120mm rads and a single 240mm rad is very minimal; the biggest difference between those configurations is that using 2 rads in series adds more restriction to the loop that a single rad would. With a strong pump such as the D5 this shouldn't be an issue; but could potentially cause problems with weaker pumps.
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