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Waterblock compatible with G.Skill Ripjaws Ram?

post #1 of 5
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I'm looking for a waterblock compatible with G.Skill Ripjaws ram.

I'm looking at this one, will it fit? http://www.frozencpu.com/products/12261/ex-blc-836/Mips_RAM_Liquid_Block_7_-_Corsair_Mushkin_Edition_Nickel_Acetal_MCH4253.html#blank
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My ram looks like this, I have 4 modules on a P67 Board:
20-231-310-TS?$S300W$

Any other compatible ram blocks? Yes I know watercooling ram is not cost or performance effective I just like the look of it.
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post #2 of 5
No, you need to find ram with removable heatspreaders such as Dominators.

The block mounts to the ram with screws, so you will need to first unscrew the heatspreader at the top, remove it, and then screw down the block.

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post #3 of 5
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Ah, I see. +1. I want to see what options I have besides buying Dominator ram, otherwise I'd just get the EK Block.
Edited by catcherintherye - 6/2/11 at 7:38pm
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post #4 of 5
I know that Mushkin Copperheads would work with that block as well, but you would need to call up Mushkin or PM a employee to order them.
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post #5 of 5
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Maybe just using an air cooler would be best. Another problem with Dominator ram is it's 1.65 volts, which sounds like its incompatible with the SB chipset.
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