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is your water at 50*C? that isnt good for some of the loop parts. if it is, get it cooled down.

Yep, its cooking for sure. biggrin.gif That what happens when one is pushing two Tis and a CPU at BOINC.
I be a crazy gal at times. tongue.gif Should seen it when I ran a 7970 in TC full load at 70+C for months.

It right now at 52C now.

Just re-position my case temporarily for the event now. Maybe being in front of the window A/C can help.

Temps drop to 48C 46C now. I am curious, what is unsafe temps for a water loop?
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Crazy stuff I be doing.

Edited by Ithanul - 6/9/16 at 2:19pm
 
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Is it because you only have one radiator? wink.gif

Ah, yeah, it works fine when only folding on one Ti cranked up and gaming, but these PrimeGrid units on both Tis sure make some heat along with the 4770K hauling butt on some units too. tongue.gif

Kind of a sauna atm in here. Got a tablet, a laptop, and two rigs atm hauling butt crunching. Got to keep the other teams off OCN in Pentathlon.
 
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Temps drop to 48C 46C now. I am curious, what is unsafe temps for a water loop?

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as i stated previously, 50*C is where 'they' say safe temps end.
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That is pretty warm. Worst my loop has seen is 42c. That is with a 4790K at 5.0Ghz/1.42v, 1x 980 Ti Classy at 1540/8100Mhz 1.25v, 420mm of radiator, 5 fans (~1000rpm) and an ambient of 25c. I was running the Crysis 3 "skybox" test. Maybe if I did something like Furmark and Prime95 it would be worse... but I have a feeling neither of my processors would be stable for long enough to find out. If I run my fans at max RPM (2000-3000:bigeyedsm) then my water temps never go above the low 30c's. Those Noctua Industrials move a crap ton of air.

I have my system auto shutdown at 50c. I am pretty sure most pumps start to have issues when the temps get that high.

One question I do have is what is a "bad/good/great" delta temp at idle and load (in general, I know there are lots of variables)? At idle my delta is about +5-6c. Under load (and with the fans at 1000-1200rpm) I get around +8-12c.
    
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Ah, yeah, it works fine when only folding on one Ti cranked up and gaming, but these PrimeGrid units on both Tis sure make some heat along with the 4770K hauling butt on some units too. tongue.gif

Kind of a sauna atm in here. Got a tablet, a laptop, and two rigs atm hauling butt crunching. Got to keep the other teams off OCN in Pentathlon.

Folding is pretty hardcore for my 970s, they get pretty hot while folding compared to gaming. You might need more radiators but what is your ambient temp in Alabama atm?
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Usually my temps don't get that high while folding, but these PrimeGrid units really put some serious load on the GPUs. Even more so since I got Process Lasso keeping the CPU and GPU units separate allowing the GPUs to stay pretty much at 99% load.
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Folding is pretty hardcore for my 970s, they get pretty hot while folding compared to gaming. You might need more radiators but what is your ambient temp in Alabama atm?

Hmmm let me go convert it. When it was at that high temp the ambient was 26.67C inside (note: I only have a window AC, no central air).

I plan to put more radiators in. Just need to mod the 915F I plan to smack to the bottom of this Haf X.

This not while folding, but doing PrimeGrid in BOINC which some BOINC projects can make folding look easy in comparison. I usually only use my GPUs in BOINC during Pentathlon time.

Biggest deal is the fact GPUs are at 99% load with my 4770K with usually four threads at full load with the other threads around 50-80% load.
 
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drool.gif what a beautiful block. Interesting design for the core part. Looks like a small channel plate "compress" the flow through the channels.

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drool.gif what a beautiful block. Interesting design for the core part. Looks like a small channel plate "compress" the flow through the channels.

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I love the aquacomputer blocks too thumb.gif

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They are using a split flow for the core for the first time, that's what the stainless steel part is for.
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I like alot of Aquacomputers products and LOVED my Aquaro 6XT, and my Airplex, but ive personally never been a fan of their waterblocks, and even moreso in the sense that they look too similar to "heatkiller" GPU waterblocks that WC makes, which im somewhat more fond of I must say in terms of overall aesthetics.

Regardless, I cant picture myself ever straying from EK wink.gif



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That is pretty warm. Worst my loop has seen is 42c. That is with a 4790K at 5.0Ghz/1.42v, 1x 980 Ti Classy at 1540/8100Mhz 1.25v, 420mm of radiator, 5 fans (~1000rpm) and an ambient of 25c. I was running the Crysis 3 "skybox" test. Maybe if I did something like Furmark and Prime95 it would be worse... but I have a feeling neither of my processors would be stable for long enough to find out. If I run my fans at max RPM (2000-3000:bigeyedsm) then my water temps never go above the low 30c's. Those Noctua Industrials move a crap ton of air.

I have my system auto shutdown at 50c. I am pretty sure most pumps start to have issues when the temps get that high.

One question I do have is what is a "bad/good/great" delta temp at idle and load (in general, I know there are lots of variables)? At idle my delta is about +5-6c. Under load (and with the fans at 1000-1200rpm) I get around +8-12c.

Just curious.....

but what is the point of having any type of overclock or performance "specification" if you cant even take remotely full advantage of it without it instantly crashing your entire system?

I mean nowadays, everyone has their own definition of what constitutes "stable" for them, but if you are talking in terms of simple temps, 50c is nothing to worry about at all..... so many oversights and small boneheaded mistakes ive made in my time watercooling, components that were at 100c for minutes at minimum before I even noticed and ive never had any damage done to anything as a result whatsoever....

jus sayin.
Edited by Nichismo - 6/9/16 at 10:33pm
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