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MCR320-QP -> Feser 360

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I currently have a single MCR320-QP running a simple push config with low/medium speed fans. Ever since I've added a GPU into the loop, and will probably add a second 6970 soon, I find my temps to be very average. Currently 53C (in a room with 21C ambient temp) and under load, adds about 8C. CPU is a i7 920 OC'd to 4ghz on 1.258v, and GPU is OC'd to max in AMD overdrive but on stock voltage (no +20%).

I was thinking of getting a feser 360, cutting the 800D's top mesh, and add in the Koolance shroud with full push+pull config. I will still need to lower my res if it's going to fit, but it should fit. See current config below (GPU is now on water too, though):



My question to Feser 360 owners running low-speed fans is, am I likely to see a significant improvement over my current setup vs the investment?
    
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Doubtful. You added a lot of stuff to the loop. It can still handle it, but its not optimal. I think swapping out the rad isn't going to be that noticeable if at all. Maybe the push/pull will help more than the change in rads.
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A much better option would be to mod the bottom for an additional 240mm radiator and add another set of fans to the 360 in the top.
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