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should i watercool my cpu and gpu's or just watercool my cpu and leave the gpu's on air?
    
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Update your sig rig? Go for both I guess ;o up to you. I did everything to eliminate any noise
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just asking, if i have 2 120x120mm rads, would that be enough cooling for 3 ati 6970's?
    
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I don't think so ;p you need like hm.. 1x 360 + 1x 240 or 1x 480

It could still work with 1x 360 but temps wont be the best If you only cool the GPU's it will be fine I guess, kinda messy if you add the CPU
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i am thinking to do a separate loop for the cpu and gpu's. i want to use the new level 10 GT case, and i am thinking about using a 240 rad for the top and use 2 120 rads for the back and bottom to cool the gpu's. what do you think?
    
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Yeah that will work
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+1 rep for you. thanks for helping out
    
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the only thing is that i live in Australia, and i don't know other ways to get some parts as my parents will not take me to shops as they are too far. any suggestions?
    
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post #9 of 16
I would definately watercool your cpu and if you can budget for it I would also watercool the gpu aswell to elimate any fan noise.It also depends alot on your ambient temps.Do you have an Air Condioner?
I am also from Australia.I usually buy my watercooling parts from Gammods

See link below

https://www.gammods.com.au/store/

Have bought from them a few times without problems

Another place in Australia is PC GEAR.(Also quite good on prices)

http://pccasegear.com/

Check both of them out
Goodluck.
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post #10 of 16
I would w/c both the Cpu and gpu. The fans won't make so much noise.




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i am thinking to do a separate loop for the cpu and gpu's. i want to use the new level 10 GT case, and i am thinking about using a 240 rad for the top and use 2 120 rads for the back and bottom to cool the gpu's. what do you think?
Yes that is good. Will work...
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