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Which one is thinner ? Swiftech 240 or XSPC RX240 Radiator ?

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Hello,

I have a corsair 600t and i wish to go watercooling and actually i would like to know which one is thinner between Swiftech 240 or XSPC RX240 Radiator ?

Also, those that tried installing a radiator inside the 600T with an asus P8P67. I would like to hear from you if you successfully mounted a radiator inside.

Thanks.
    
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post #2 of 5
The Swiffy is the thinner of the two @ about 1" in thickness...the RX is like 2" in thickness, but will perform a bit better.
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post #3 of 5
The Swiftech is thinner than the XSPC, but the XSPC will perform better..
RX WON'T fit.
Edited by Triangle - 3/29/11 at 4:53pm
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post #4 of 5
If the 240 rads scale the same as the 360 rads, the difference in performance between the Swiftech MCR Quiet Power and XSPC RX rads is negligible.

In a 600T case, use the Swiftech MCR220-QP radiator.

I have no idea if it will get in the way of anything on your motherboard, but with my Asus P6X58D-E I had to cut a notch in the frame of my MCR220-QP radiator to clear the 8 pin power connector to the board. There is absolutely no way a XSPC RX240 would have had any hope of fitting.
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post #5 of 5
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My best guess is the back of the case i guess.

Thanks for your help!
    
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