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post #1 of 6
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Hello to all.
Presently i have the following system


- Swiftech MCP655 pump
- Black Ice GTS 240 rad
- Black Ice GTX-Lite 360 rad
- Schyte S-Flex 1900rpm fans
- EK Supreme CPU Block
- EK GTX 295 block
- Swiftech MCRES Micro Hi-Flow Rev.2 ( reservoir )


So i was thinking on going the following:

- Thermo-chill PA120.3 rad x 1 ( or, change the 120.2 to another 120.3 )
- Thermo-chill PA120.2 rad x 1
- Enzotech Stealth CPU block
- EK-BAY SPIN Reservoir


As for fans, i think i will keep the same or, if you can, advise me one some high performance fans... not really taking in consideration noise since the system is for performance, more than silence.

This is going to cool the CPU and a GTX 580. I'm trying to do a system that can be prepared so i can had a second GTX later on.

So, tell me your thoughts about radiator and cpu block. I think the thermochill are the best in the market yes?

Thank you all
Pedro
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Alot of people on these forums like and use the EK HF Waterblock tested here. To quote that review, "Let's get something out of the way quickly: with (the included) Plate 1, this is the best performing block I've tested to date." Then, this revision of that awesome block only got better.
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Scythe GentleTyphoon fans, maybe some shrouds for them.
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post #4 of 6
Thread Starter 
Thanks guys.

So, little changes.
The new cpu block is going to be a Swiftech Apogee XT.

As for the rads, i don't really know what to do yet :x


I don't know if i should swap my Blackice GTX-Lite 360 for a Thermochill TA120.3 ... or leave the 360 and change the 240mm radiator for a thermo TA 120.2 ... or bigger.

Which are the best rads out there for performance with 1900rpm ( or more ) fans?
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Originally Posted by Pedros View Post
Thanks guys.

So, little changes.
The new cpu block is going to be a Swiftech Apogee XT.

As for the rads, i don't really know what to do yet :x


I don't know if i should swap my Blackice GTX-Lite 360 for a Thermochill TA120.3 ... or leave the 360 and change the 240mm radiator for a thermo TA 120.2 ... or bigger.

Which are the best rads out there for performance with 1900rpm ( or more ) fans?
You say you are looking at going for the TA120.3 rads, but then mention high speed fans. Pretty much any rad will do if you are going to put real high rpm fans on. If you go with the TA or XSPC RX line of rads you should take advantage of their cooling properties and use some 1500rpm fans. I run a RX360 with 1500rpm XLF's in push pull and its almost silent. The pump makes more noise and it shifts heat like theres no tomorrow.
    
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post #6 of 6
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Loki... thanks for the reply. I was asking because, i have 8 Scythe SFlex 1900rpm fans here ... i just wanted to know if it would work ok or if i need to get new fans
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