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Would this be a good heatsink choice for my 6950?
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product...82E16835185159
    
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This will be a better choice.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...=6950%20cooler
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Can you see the problem with that picture?
I'm on a budget here.
    
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Alright, so my second choice would be the Gelid, however does anyone have experience with the scythe?
    
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Instead of buying an expensive aftermarket why didn't you just buy a good stock cooler like a DCUII or TFII/TFIII to begin with?
    
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just buy a Twin frozer II or Twin Frozer III 6950 from MSI, not only is the cooler better than a reference, but the PCB design is also for overclocking, and same with Asus which has a Direct CU II cooler, but that thing is MASSSSSSIIIIVVVEEE and is a triple slot card
    
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Because locally there arent many other cards available, and I wanted reference so I could unlock.
    
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post #9 of 20
^^Try changing the tim to something better and stick a 120mm fan on it if you have a side window or if ya don't have one, make a side port.

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Instead of buying an expensive aftermarket why didn't you just buy a good stock cooler like a DCUII or TFII/TFIII to begin with?
That's probably because he already has a card?
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post #10 of 20
He already has the card and would like a cooler. Personally, even with a budget and the stock cooling isn't an option, I'd wait till I had cash for an Arctic Cooling cooler.
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