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Old 02-08-12, 05:24 PM   #131
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Default Re: Post Your Rig 2012 Edition

Originally Posted by Roadhog View Post

You do realize it's a closed loop and if the tubing is above or below the pump it will have no effect on flow.. right? The pump is sucking the same as it is pushing, gravity doesn't effect it. Gravity is also returning the fluid it pushed up.

Depends on the pump, and it being a pretty weak unit to begin with with very low pressure and flow characteristics(the thin tubing doesn't help either).....Don't confuse this with heavier duty pumps that can output 2~3 gallons a minute like heavier duty pumps can and 20+ feet of head pressure, and using 20 watts of power for the motor itself when running at it's max speed.

Setups like the above picture can match the best aftermarket aircoolers but be more silent and that's it.
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