All
  • All Departments
  • Digital Download
Cart
Quick Links
Windows Device Finder
Ink & Toner Finder
Kingston Memory Finder
Corsair Memory Finder
Prize Picker
Rebate Archive
Send Us a Message
eBay Outlet
Contentname:quicklinks
We Accept
Shop Safely
HACKER SAFE certified sites prevent over 99.9% of hacker crime.
Click to verify BBB accreditation and to see a BBB report.
NCIX - Our products on Shopbot
Contentname:acceptsafe
Testimonial Box
"This isnt a complaint or anything, but I just wanted to let you guys know how happy I am with your service. ..."
— Robert
Read More
Write Review
 

Swiftech MCR220 Quiet Power Dual 120MM Water Cooling Radiator Black G1/4 Threaded

Final sale. This product cannot be exchanged. No returns or refunds. RMA ONLY.
Water Cooling items may add an additional 1-3 days processing time to your order.
Please read our Terms & Conditions of sale on Water cooling equipment.
Swiftech MCR220 Quiet Power Dual 120MM Water Cooling Radiator Black G1/4 Threaded - 20089_l.jpg
Actual product may not be exactly as shown.
Swiftech MCR220 Quiet Power Dual 120MM Water Cooling Radiator Black G1/4 Threaded - 20089_l.jpg Customer Photos (0)
Swiftech
Reg. Price: $49.99  CAD
Availability:
This Product is Not Available

This item is no longer available. Notify me if this product is available again.
Service Plan:
NCIX Express Exchange
If your product is diagnosed as defective, we will replace it with a brand new one! Learn More
None, I do not want NCIX Express Exchange
NCIX.com 1 Year Component Express Exchange Plan - Only $3.99
NCIX.com 2 Year Component Express Exchange Plan - Only $8.99
NCIX.com 3 Year Component Express Exchange Plan - Only $14.99
Avg. Rating:
Share this:
Add to your wish list
E-Mail to a friend
More from Swiftech
More Water Cooling from Swiftech
Similar products
Print this item
Notify me

   SKU:  
20089
   Shipping Weight:   3 lbs
   Part #: MCR220-QP-K

Features    [ Edit | History ]

MCR-220 "Quiet Power" series Radiator

Designed in the USA
One or more Patents Pending

Introduction

The MCR220-QP (Quiet Power™) is an extreme-duty liquid-to-air heat exchanger designed to be used with two 120mm fans, and specifically engineered for high-end liquid cooled Personal Computers. The Quiet Power™ technology is the result of months of research and development focused on optimizing thermal performance and audible noise characteristics with low to medium airflow types of fans.

The MCR220 -QP heat exchangers have been engineered to meet today's PC industry highest thermal loads, quality standards, and low noise requirements at competitive prices.

A single 120mm version of the MCR220-QP is also available here.

Features and Benefits

High Performance
Low noise
Dual 120mm fan form factor doubles the surface area available for convection of the heat into the air compared to single 120mm fan designs. The Quiet Power design yields superior performance compared to competing products in the same class. Optimized for 120mm fans with low to medium air output.
Flat brass tubes and copper louvered fins, with brass plenum chambers and frame construction, for optimum thermal conductivity. Fin density optimized to reduce air noise.
Flat frame surface provides optimum seal to the fans. Built-in plenum chamber.
Convenience, Reliability, Quality, Competitive Prices
 G1/4 threaded hubs, for maximum compatibility with various tubing installations.
Patent-pending Self purging plenum chambers design: when installed upright or on its side, air cannot accumulate in the plenum chambers.
Threaded fan and case mounting holes for quick and repeated installations.
Slim design to facilitate installation, and reduce bulk.
No oxidation over time (compared to aluminum radiators).
Beautiful and durable gloss acrylic paint finish.
Competitive pricing with same class radiators (single row, 2 pass).

 


Performance Graphs

 

Click picture to zoom in
For reference, the MCR220-QP dual 120mm radiator shows ~50% less pressure drop than the MCR120-QP single fan version.

Click picture to zoom in - Higher is better

In the above curves, we show the heat dissipation performance of the MCR220-QP with our Delta M class 120mm fan running at 12, 7 and 5 Volt. For additional reference, we also show: a high-flow/high noise Delta HE class fan, and a low flow/low noise Papst fan. Estimated (*) noise levels are also indicated.

We can see in these curves that good gains can be made from increasing the flow rates.
In a Swiftech system flowing ~1.5 GPM we observe that with the Delta 1212M fans running at 7v, 200 Watts -corresponding to a typical high-end dual CPU configuration for example, can be dissipated with a mere 10°C temperature rise of the coolant over ambient air, and that this is accomplished at a Noise level of ~30 db(A). We can use the next set of curves below to predict what would happen if we were to add a couple of high-end graphic cards to the system in SLI mode.


Click picture to zoom in - Lower is better

The above curves are very similar to waterblock C/W data and can be interpreted in the same fashion. They will allow users to estimate the temperature rise of the water in the circuit, based on the coolant flow rate.

We can use the curve of the Delta 1212M running at 7 volt to illustrate how to calculate the coolant temperature rise over ambient air. Assuming for example a loop flowing ~1.5 GPM, and a dual CPU heat load of 200 Watts + dual GPU (graphics) of 120 Watts = 320 Watts total, at 7v the C/W of the radiator is 0.05 and the coolant temperature rise above ambient would be 320 Watts x 0.05 = 16°C. This data clearly demonstrates the vast amount of headroom being available with the MCR220-QP heat exchanger.

Manufacturer specifications for fans used in the above tests

Mfgr
Model

Current
A

for 1
fan

Speed
RPM

for 1
fan

Static
InH20

for 1
fan

Volume
CFM

Total
for 2
fans

Noise
db(A)

Total
for 2
fans

Delta
WFB1212HE
.60
2520
.248
215.4
~44.3
Delta
WFB1212M @ 12v
.20
2100
.134
144.8
~37
Delta
WFB1212M @ 7v
~.12
~1260
~.08
~86.8
~30
Delta
WFB1212M @ 5v
~.08
~840
~.05
~57.9
~25
Papst
4412 FGL
.105
1600
110.6
~29

* Fan noise estimate based on: "If the speed of a fan is reduced by 20%, the decibel level will reduce by 5 dB.", and "addition of a second equal source increases the sound level by ~3dBA".



Specifications    [ Edit | History ]

Specifications


DIMENSIONS - CLICK TO ZOOM IN

Width
5.0"
128mm
Height
11.2"
284mm
Thickness
1.3"
34mm
Weight
1 lb 12 oz
793 g
  • 2-pass, single row construction
  • Brass body and tubes, louvered copper fins
  • Optimized fin-density for maximum heat dissipation at low noise
  • Patent-pending self-purging brass plenum chamber
  • M3.5 threaded fan and case-mounting holes
  • Slim form factor 11.2 x 5 x 1.3" (284 x 128 x 34mm)
  • 3/8" NPT ports
  • High-durability acrylic paint finish

Customer Reviews of (Swiftech MCR220-QP-K)

Product reviews on NCIX.com are screened for relevance and inappropriate content. Reviews may contain inaccurate information about the product. If there is a discrepancy, please use the Flag this Review link located beside each review. Reviews are not an endorsement expressed by NCIX.com, but opinions from customers based on their own experience with a product. We do not recommend you make purchasing decisions based on facts or opinions expressed in these reviews.
drozd
06/07/12
Experience: 2 Years
Pros
Good performance. Safer material (no lead).
Cons
None.
Summary
I've been using this rad in my custom-built water-cooled gaming rig for a coupe of years and it works well. I was a little off-put by my older rad's lead content, and was relieved to learn that this one is made from safer materials. It's probably for the best that I had a little accident with the old one (involving a drill) that required me to replace it.

julie w
06/04/12
Experience: 1 Months
Pros
Ive been using this item for a while and i got no problem so far
Cons
None
Summary
I have nothing to say this item i like it so much that I might buy another one. Its a good price and good quality

Andrew_L
10/01/11
Experience: 4 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Pros
low profile
good paint job
Cons
none yet
Summary
It does what it needs to do. This is one of the thinner radiators out there so it's great for when you don't have a lot of space for a thicker rad.

Alan_C
12/26/10
Experience: 5 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Does a good job
Cons
Beware of the screw holes
Summary
My friend installed this with 4 fans, and put a couple of holes in the radiator for screwing the screws in too far. Hence both a replacement.

Jacq
11/25/10
Experience: 24 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
build to last.
Cons
none....
Summary
this is useful specially if you want to be water cooled you pc. i use this rad and mount on top of my casing works like a charm...

David_K
11/21/10
Experience: 1 Weeks
 Verified Owner
Pros
Does its job for the purchased price of 42.69 PMed...
Cons
honestly i wasn't pleased to notice few the housings for screws weren't drilled properly and copper resin inside...
Summary
Does its job for the purchased price of 42.69 PMed... honestly i wasn't pleased to notice few the housings for screws weren't drilled properly and copper resin inside...

Michael_K
05/08/10
Experience: 30 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
does the job
Cons
would be better if it had a stand for it or better hardware to mount it doesn't come with any barbs
Summary
I am using this with one 120mm fan and have not overclocked my system yet

if you also get the swiftech resevoir that comes with a nice set of metal brackets that you can use as a stand for this radiator

using this with a GPU and a CPU block and can run the single fan at low speed and if I put my hand on the radiator it doesn't even get warm I don't see why you would need a larger rad than this

I prefered to install the fan with rubber plugs than screws so I very carefully drilled out the holes to take the plugs

if you do this put something hard and thin underneath the screw holes when drilling to protect the radiator





micul
12/11/09
Experience: 1 Years
Pros
- good heat dissipation
- great air flow
- price
Cons
- fins are very thin
- paint
- no barbs included
Summary
I am using this on my E8400 overclocked to 3600mhz and my temps are in 30C.I will buy a second one for video card

Bardockman
07/14/09
Experience: 5 Months
Pros
awesome heat dissipation
great build quality
Cons
fins on the rad its self are super prone to bending, so be careful.
Summary
swiftech always has made great products, well in my books they have. this product is no exception good build quality and awesome heat dissipation.

kristi_i
03/04/09
Experience: 1 Days
 Verified Owner
Pros
Quiet, Nice looking,Keeps my cpu cool
Cons
None
Summary
I just got this today and so far it's great. Temps are pretty low on my overclocked E8400. My last was a little noisy with the fans blowing through but this one creates no noise.

So far everything I was looking for.

 NCIX Forum Messages

Post a New Message  |    Browse NCIX Forums  

Please note that NCIX.com Forums is not a sales or product support board. For sales or specific product related questions, please send message to receive the fastest response.

Messages about Swiftech MCR220 Quiet Power Dual 120MM Water Cooling Radiator Black G1/4 Threaded

EK Xt dual vs MCR 220 (Ronald_Y- Apr 22, 11, 0 Replies) Read this message
Top of HAF 922 (Robert_D- Jun 04, 10, 1 Replies) Read this message
Dual Fan enough? (Matthew_D- Apr 02, 10, 0 Replies) Read this message
tubing? (jamie_n- Jul 31, 09, 3 Replies) Read this message
Linus where did all the 2x120 rads go? (Brad_M- May 27, 09, 1 Replies) Read this message
Nice Rad (kristi_i- Mar 05, 09, 1 Replies) Read this message
Where to put it? (Polarbear- Dec 26, 08, 2 Replies) Read this message
Need advice on new system (Andrew_G- May 24, 08, 1 Replies) Read this message
Enough Cooling?? (buster110- Mar 28, 08, 5 Replies) Read this message
What fan to use (Ryan_W- Nov 25, 07, 1 Replies) Read this message
Radbox (Ryan_W- Nov 24, 07, 1 Replies) Read this message
Help needed with water cooling setup. (Andrew M- Sep 07, 07, 4 Replies) Read this message
Car antifreeze safe to use? (JEFFERY S_E- Aug 08, 07, 25 Replies) Read this message
MCR220 ETA? (mike_nemat- May 22, 07, 2 Replies) Read this message

Post a New Message  |    All Messages       Browse NCIX Forums

Forum messages are not reviewed and may not contain accurate information about a product. Message contents are opinions from customers based on their own experience with a product. We do not recommend you make puchasing decisions based on Forum messages.
  
Reviews from the Web
Submit a review link   |   Latest 30 reviews
Product Warranty
1 year limited warranty through NCIX.com.
Sales Policy


All pricing subject to change. For all prices, products and offers, NCIX.com reserves the right to make adjustments due to changing market conditions, product discontinuation, manufacturer price changes, errors in advertisements and other extenuating circumstances. Promotional offers from NCIX.com are subject to availability and are available only while supplies last. No rain checks will be issued on promotional items and offers.

While NCIX.com uses all reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information on the Site, NCIX.com makes no warranties or representations as to the Site's accuracy. NCIX.com assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the content on the Site.

NCIX.com warrants product(s) to be in good working condition and free from defects in material and workmanship for a period of one (1) year for OEM packages, and for thirty (30) days for RETAIL packages, from the original Invoice date unless otherwise restricted below or by the manufacturer's own warranty policy. Defective returns and warranty service will be replaced, exchanged or repaired at NCIX.com's sole discretion, and based on vendor's policy.

NON-DEFECTIVE merchandise returns may be accepted on some items ONLY within 15 days of the Invoice date, at NCIX.com's discretion. All NON-DEFECTIVE returns are subject to a 15% restocking fee. No refunds will be issued for blank media, digital cameras (and accessories), opened software, printers, printer supplies, paper, projectors (and accessories), appliances, handhelds, PDAs, notebook computers, special order computers and special order items.

Defective software, video games or DVDs will be replaced by the SAME title and format ONLY (and subject to current availability) within 30 days of the Invoice date. Software, video games and DVDs may be returned within 30 days only if the item is UNOPENED (with shrink wrap still intact) at the sole discretion of NCIX.com.

NCIX.com does NOT apply a surcharge to credit card orders. Please read our RMA & warranty policy and terms & conditions for more information. If you have any questions regarding our sales and warranty policies, please send us a message -- we'll be glad to answer any of your questions.


CANADA USA
Connect:
Advanced Store Price Match
Contentname:biz_Home_Vertical_StoreWeekly Contentname:NCIX-featured-rotational
Contentname:160x300_Tier  
Your Order Company Info Memberships Services Hotlinks
Order Status
RMAs (Merchandise returns)
F.A.Q.
Contact Us / Store Locator
Careers
Terms & Conditions
Privacy Policy
NCIX Rewards
Premier Partner Reseller Program
VIP Memberships
Advantage Membership
NCIX Affiliate Program
3rd Party Affiliate Program
Super Shipping Saver Club
Express Coverage
Express RMA
Express Shipping Service
Express Exchange and Care Coverage
Gift Cards & Balance Checker
Advanced Store Price Match
Black Friday Sale 2015
Boxing Week Sale 2015
NCIX Newsletters
NCIX Forums
Folding @ Home Team
The Banner Vault
International Sites:  Canada
Copyright© 2015 NCIX.com/Netlink Computer Inc. All rights reserved. S / Server ID:158 20150704120133  1264 ms