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One thing the video did do, was to reaffirm why I have such a big wad of cables in the back of my case...

It's shameful... sad-smiley-002.gif



And, look at all the uneven wires of the Corsair Custom braided cables...


Don't feel bad Mike, I've had that spaghetti mess as long as I've been building.

But this is the year 2016, Down With Cable Wad. thumbsdownsmileyanim.gif

Going to pick up some of this awesome world class MDPC-X sleeving from CaseLabs, and sleeve the stock Seasonic Snow Silent cables to white instead of paying for a white kit that's way too long.

Probably only the 24-pin, the 8-pin and the KingPin 8+8+6 video cables at first.


http://www.caselabs-store.com/mdpc-x-sleeve/

Oh my, CaseLabs also has the MDPC-X heat shrink in white now also, might as well add that to the cart.

http://www.caselabs-store.com/heatshrink-3-4-1-sata-1ft-white/

Already picked up the PPCS crimping tool, was only going to do two dc sanyo fans and Aquaero cables but might as well do the PSU also.

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25 feet for $7.95, sounds like a good deal. thumb.gif

http://www.caselabs-store.com/white-x-mdpc-x-sleeve-25ft/

     
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25 feet for $7.95, sounds like a good deal. thumb.gif

http://www.caselabs-store.com/white-x-mdpc-x-sleeve-25ft/

Dude... you gotta stop the frequent double posting. Just a friendly heads up smile.gif

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Dude... you gotta stop the frequent double posting. Just a friendly heads up smile.gif

-Jeffinslaw

Ok Jeff


IceModz uses the MDPX sleeving also, sleeves cables by hand and lets you design your own color combinations cable-by-cable with this interactive sleevetool.


http://www.icemodz.eu/sleevetool/


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so im trying to figure out at what speed to run my pump but im really confused after reading for the past hour ph34r-smiley.gif
i have a ek xres revo d5 pwm pumping through a ek coolstream pe 360 and pe 240, a EK Asus M8 Hero Monoblock and a GTX 980Ti Block.
I read that 1 gpm is enough for cooling but i dont know at what speed to run my pump to achieve 1gpm and if the pressure at 1gpm is enough.
Would be nice if someone could help me out here wink.gif

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post #13886 of 20490
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so im trying to figure out at what speed to run my pump but im really confused after reading for the past hour ph34r-smiley.gif
i have a ek xres revo d5 pwm pumping through a ek coolstream pe 360 and pe 240, a EK Asus M8 Hero Monoblock and a GTX 980Ti Block.
I read that 1 gpm is enough for cooling but i dont know at what speed to run my pump to achieve 1gpm and if the pressure at 1gpm is enough.
Would be nice if someone could help me out here wink.gif

Regards


For bleeding I'd preset 40% power for short quick bursts.

Run between the 25% and 35% pwr range and see which rotational speed gives you the best thermals for idle work, gaming CPU intensive etc.

Doubt you will see an improvement in the 35% to 50% range but it only takes minutes to find out, you might benefit.

Beyond 50% most likely no thermal improvement.

Honestly the best way to figure this stuff out is to plug it in and run it while watching thermals, your best pump speed is the one that give you the optimal thermal and acoustic results.

Same with fans and rpms, put them in, plug them in, turn them on and listen at your personal working gaming distance, beats any acoustic chamber on planet earth.

No one knows what your ears hear better than you. smile.gif


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Edited by iBruce - 1/23/16 at 5:36pm
     
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post #13887 of 20490
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For bleeding I'd preset 40% power for short quick bursts.

Run between the 25% and 35% pwr range and see which rotational speed gives you the best thermals for idle work, gaming CPU intensive etc.

Doubt you will see an improvement in the 35% to 50% range but it only takes minutes to find out, you might benefit.

Beyond 50% most likely no thermal improvement.

thanks, i will try that. currently running at 35% and i can see no difference from the 50% i ran yesterday.
is it normal that my pump has different rpm than the chart on the ek website?



for example, at 50% my pump reports around 2150rpm, not 2700rpm...
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post #13888 of 20490
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thanks, i will try that. currently running at 35% and i can see no difference from the 50% i ran yesterday.
is it normal that my pump has different rpm than the chart on the ek website?



for example, at 50% my pump reports around 2150rpm, not 2700rpm...

50% my pump is at 3500rpm, so I can't give you a solid answer.

Mine is a Laing D5 Strong not Vario, not standard, not sure if there is much difference.

Maybe the good Doctor can help us out here. smile.gif
     
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Samsung 960 EVO 250GB NVMe SSD with AquaCompute... EK-R5E10 monoblock, EK-XTOP REVO Plexi, EK-RES ... Windows 10 64-Bit Happy Hacking HHKB Professional 2 Type - S whit... 
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Seasonic Snow Silent 750watt Platinum CaseLabs Mercury S8 Open Air Bench all gunmetal... Logitech MX Master in gray and white Razor Manticor Aluminum 
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post #13889 of 20490
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thanks, i will try that. currently running at 35% and i can see no difference from the 50% i ran yesterday.
is it normal that my pump has different rpm than the chart on the ek website?



for example, at 50% my pump reports around 2150rpm, not 2700rpm...

I'd say you're experiencing the effects of the rate of diminishing returns. I have almost an identical configuration to yours, by the way, with the exception of the blocks.
post #13890 of 20490
Actually the fast the water flows the more heat it removes from the block so it will keep it cooler but the problem is then the radiator does not remove enough heat so this is what gives you the diminishing returns.

If you had more that one radiator and you ran them in parallel you would get better cooling but it is so hard to do this and still make everything look decent.
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