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Just a quick word of advice, be VERY careful with the amount of pressure/tweak you're putting on the lower fitting connected to the video card. You can blow your PCI slot if you're not careful.

Probably the best way to ensure minimal pressure/tweak on that card is to have the tubing coming from it extra long so that it makes a full 360 loop under the card. When the door swings open, the extra tube will take the brunt of the twisting/pressure.
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post #22 of 25
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Originally Posted by VW_TDI_02 View Post
The thing with Performance-Pcs.com is that it's usually the cheapest of the online sites. I would go with two 240mm radiators and have one right next to the other.
Rads have a bit of overhang on either side, right?

Unless the fan spacing is far enough apart, and that I doubt, they will not fit next to each other.
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post #23 of 25
Can't see the 480 rad cooling all that well with those dinky 12mm fans...

Not bashing your thread, just adding my opinion.
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Can't see the 480 rad cooling all that well with those dinky 12mm fans...

Not bashing your thread, just adding my opinion.
Perhaps not the best but any heat out of the loop is still heat lost. Expensive way to look at it, but I see it as if you can afford the WC, you can spend for the extra degree or two
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I appreciate all the input guys but ended up scrapping the 480 in the operable door idea. Ended up getting a Black Ice GTX240 that I'm going to put either up top where the XSPC RX240 is or in the front drive bays.
    
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