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    Default redoing my loop

    i was thinking about removing 1 of my rads as i only got a cpu and north bridge in my loop but im not sure what rad to take away the 360 or 240,


    cpu is a fx 6300 stock temps are 24c max on intel burn test,

    oc to 4.5ghz temps 38c max on intel burn test,


    i hardly push the cpu more unless im benching @5.16 which hit 56c,


    i run my fans @800 rpm


    here a picture of the setup


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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    to much is just enough
    if it aint over heating it's just right

    i say leave it just as it is
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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    so not take away a rad

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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    Nope. Its fine like it is. I have three 480mm rads in my rig..

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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    i made my mine up now and going to mod the case by putting the 360 at the front push/pull,

    im going to cutting the front panel to let more air in and take away the 240mm

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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    What other thoughts are there why take away a rad? what's the reasoning behind it?
    If you're looking to create more room I could understand this but if not leave well enough alone.

    You're going to see a spike in temps as two is always better than one
    how much of a spike I cannot say, but if I had to guess probably a couple degrees at the most.

    But if I had to choose one, I would leave the 360 rad and remove the 240

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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    thanks for the input and i was just thinking about swapping them around now, so i can have a rear exhaust,

    plus i do not use my bay drives so i can remove that

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    Default Re: redoing my loop

    have redone my loop now


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