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What do you other guys think? Is my airflow setup stupid?
Simple what does hot air do? It rises, Ok you have a HD 5970. There is a lot of hot air coming out the rear of you case via your HD 5970. Where does that hot air go? Up. Then where does it go after it goes up? Into your H50. Now I've talked about what happens to the mixing of cold & hot air, but what about the heat exchange? Is it going to cool as well if there was hot air going into your H50? No it wont, heat and more heat don't exchange very well. Heat and cool now you are talking. In my airflow design I follow how heat actually works. Even if some benchmarker at Corsair tell me different. I know how heat works and I'm going to follow that accordingly.




EDIT: I don't think your airflow setup is stupid, but I don't think it's right.
Edited by Pings - 6/16/10 at 2:22pm
post #10032 of 28251
This...

I concur(don't all have heart attacks now ) with Pings.

If you're going to run intake, I would run all intakes at top and exhaust out the back. You'll have an easier time filtering it too as it will be most accessible this way.

I can't run mine until I get all the bugs worked out with my new system and the hardware to run 2 more fans on it. Then of course I have to lap both the CPU and the H50 still.

But at least I know my CPU is in tip top condition. So once I get it together , I'm ceiling mounting it. Though I may have a hard time of things since my RAM cooler is larger than expected.



MyDominators are just so kickass. Too bad the tops and the cooler are green. They don't exactly match my colors.

~Ceadder

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Simple what does hot air do? It rises, Ok you have a HD 5970. There is a lot of hot air coming out the rear of you case via your HD 5970. Where does that hot air go? Up. Then where does it go after it goes up? Into your H50. Now I've talked about what happens to the mixing of cold & hot air, but what about the heat exchange? Is it going to cool as well if there was hot air going into your H50? No it wont, heat and more heat don't exchange very well. Heat and cool now you are talking. In my airflow design I follow how heat actually works. Even if some benchmarker at Corsair tell me different. I know how heat works and I'm going to follow that accordingly.




EDIT: I don't think your airflow setup is stupid, but I don't think it's right.
 
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are these temps reasonable.

idle:
CPU - 24c
CORE0 - 47c
CORE1 - 44c
CORE2 - 49c
CORE3 - 44c

load:
CPU - 58c
CORE0 - 71c
CORE1 - 67c
CORE2 - 70c
CORE3 - 67c

i completed 10 runs of intel burn test at maximum on 4 threads.
my ambient temps are 25c.
my cpu is clocked at 3.375ghz with 1.33vcore
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Where do you guys plug the pump into? I was thinking the motherboard pin socket but isn't that temperature controlled? So the pump won't run at full speed, right?
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Where do you guys plug the pump into? I was thinking the motherboard pin socket but isn't that temperature controlled? So the pump won't run at full speed, right?
plug it into one of the mobo headers, preferably not the cpu header because your mobo might throttle the pump.
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Correct. You're sposed to plug it into one of the optional fan plugs on the board. I have 8 on this thing. But only 3 reachable from where I'm mounting mine.

And all of mine are controlled by the board unless I disable one in the BIOS settings to run full speed.

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Where do you guys plug the pump into? I was thinking the motherboard pin socket but isn't that temperature controlled? So the pump won't run at full speed, right?
 
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This...

I concur(don't all have heart attacks now ) with Pings.

If you're going to run intake, I would run all intakes at top and exhaust out the back. You'll have an easier time filtering it too as it will be most accessible this way.

I can't run mine until I get all the bugs worked out with my new system and the hardware to run 2 more fans on it. Then of course I have to lap both the CPU and the H50 still.

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in my situation, i think it might be ok with the above setup, since my 5850 doesnt exhaust out the rear of the case, so intake h50 and exhaust top with front intake should be ok for me?
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You can run it anyway you want. I'm not running it in the back, not because of my GPU. But because I already have a 230 exhausting at the top so having the H50 in exhaust next to it won't pose any problems and because most of the heat is going out the 230 which is directly above the MoBo. To the right(looking in) of the 230 is a clean spot where air infiltrates the case at the front(even with my extreme taping measures on the bay plates) 5.25 bays. So technically with 88 cfm x 2 in Push/Pull config with a shroud it may as well be set up as intake.

So I take it your 5850 is an open shrouded GPU? Which makes sense I guess, since you intimated that it's not going to be exhausting out the back.

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in my situation, i think it might be ok with the above setup, since my 5850 doesnt exhaust out the rear of the case, so intake h50 and exhaust top with front intake should be ok for me?
 
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i must have gotten a sweet h50 pump, mine usually stays around 1520rpm's
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in my situation, i think it might be ok with the above setup, since my 5850 doesnt exhaust out the rear of the case, so intake h50 and exhaust top with front intake should be ok for me?
You can try it both ways but I think in your case, intake is best. Grab some pantyhose and make a filter for you H50. I'm sure you can figure out some way to attach it.
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