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Insrting a second rad in a loop

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hello

My current loop (see sig) is doing fine but I will upgrade to an i7 + a GTX 285. So I am planning to upgrade my loop because I dont think that my PA120.3 will handle the additionnal heat with my low CFM fans (I want a quiet system).

I do have space for an additionnal 120mm rad. I am looking at the XSPC RX120.

Based on where the 120mm rad will be in my case and tube routing wise, the best loop would be: D5 -> PA120.3 -> RX120 -> CPU -> GPU -> res

However, I dont mind having additionnal tubing to insert the RX120 elsewhere in the loop.

what's the place in the loop to insert the additionnal rad?

Thanks!
Edited by shiloh - 2/18/09 at 6:28pm
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i would do

D5 -> PA120.3 -> CPU -> RX120 -> GPU -> res
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