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Is 850 watts enough for SLI 680s and Water-Cooling?

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August 9, 2012 1:15:32 AM

I recently built a new machine and I'm thinking about adding Koolance water-cooling system. I plan on cooling my 2 EVGA GTX680s and my i7 2600k.

The plan is to purchase the Koolance Reservoir and Pump, RP-1005.

Heres summery of my system specs:
i7 2600k Over clocked to 4.5Ghz
2 SSDs - Corsair, Intel
1 TB HD Western Digital (3 years old)
2 EVGA GTX 680 Superclock's
1 plain old DVD drive
4 120mm Fans and a 200mm Fan (may be 5 120s if I Push-Pull)
RAM Cooler
P8Z77-V MOBO
16GB Corsair Vengeance @ 1600Mhz
Corsair HX850 PSU

Also, if anyone has had any experience with "Reservoir and Pump, RP-1005 " let me know.

Thanks.
a c 118 B Homebuilt system
August 9, 2012 1:16:27 AM

Yes, you could run 3 of them, maybe even 4 with that PSU (but I wouldn't)
August 9, 2012 1:40:26 AM

So these water-pumps don't draw a ton of wattage?

I knew that the 850w was overkill for my system I just have no idea about the pumps.

Thanks for the quick response. I literally just joined like 20 minutes ago. I wish I had joined this site years ago.

Thanks again.
a c 118 B Homebuilt system
August 9, 2012 1:42:51 AM

Not really no. And you're welcome.
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