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I came acrossed a great deal on another MCR220 rad and i'm not sure if I should buy it. Currently on my loop I have my cpu, OCed of course, and my gpu, also OCed. In the future I will probably get another gpu but i'm not sure yet. Right now i'm using 2 MCR220's and was wondering if another would be worth it? aka. would it lower my temps anymore. Thanks
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The dual MCR220's that you have now ought to do the job....

What are your operating temperatures as of now?
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ambient is ~19C and I idle at 23 and 25. My gpu is at 30C
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ambient is ~19C and I idle at 23 and 25. My gpu is at 30C
Those temps are great imo
    
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Thanks, I hope I can get another couple degrees off when I get my shrouds in. I wasn't sure if another gpu would raise my temps or not though.
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well yeah another gpu would raise temps...at least I would think so
    
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Is your gpu watercooled, and getting an other shouldn't raise the overall temps significantly
    
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OK, thanks. I'm getting an e8400 e0 for Christmas so hopefully my temps can get even lower!
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Your E8400 E0 is going to be an overclocking beast under water lol and you would be using the same vcore as your E6850 or even a bit less. So that will yield better temps Put that thing under water and overclock that sucker right away Show be able to get those cpu's cheap now
    
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ambient is ~19C and I idle at 23 and 25. My gpu is at 30C
You're doing great.

Although the ambient is rather low (that a good thing), your idle temps are excellent, imho.

What are the Load Temps for the system?

Were it me, I would not worry about adding more radiator surface area at this time.

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