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Old October 1, 2009, 05:05 PM
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Default Corsair Obsidian WC setup, suggestions?

Where would I put my pump and res?

I think I'd need both a new pump and res to comfortably do it. But for now it's all I got.

I can't really put the res and pump to close, since the tubing will kink.

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Old October 1, 2009, 05:12 PM
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pump in bottom chamber.
res on back above rear exhaust
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Or you could put the res below the exhaust fan, since the pump has a side inlet.
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Or you could put the res below the exhaust fan, since the pump has a side inlet.
oh right I forgot that about that pump!
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pump won't fit in bottom compartment.

Maybe I should buy new pump and res eventually?
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pump won't fit in bottom compartment.

Maybe I should buy new pump and res eventually?
it won't fit? why not?

take the base of it off and suspend it.
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Doesn't need to go in the very bottom compartment. Something like this might be an option:
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is having the rad greatly below the pump bad? Like so:
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Doesn't matter, actually, although I thought that was the radiator in the roof there. But as long as gravity will feed the pump from the reservoir, you're fine. Everything else can go wherever is most convenient.
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Doesn't matter, actually, although I thought that was the radiator in the roof there. But as long as gravity will feed the pump from the reservoir, you're fine. Everything else can go wherever is most convenient.
lol woops replace rad with res. I see it won't work since it would be the opposite of gravity feeding the pump.
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