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Probably due to the expense most likely. If I were in charge of AquaComputer, I wouldn't be giving them away for reviews either

I just got my loop, but already, I've been looking at the Cuplex Kryos HF. Though, from my understanding, the XT & HF lines are nearly identical in performance. Exotic versions not withstanding.
At this point the only difference between the HF and XT is aesthetic, all Kryoses apart from the delrin version use the wider hole spacing.
    
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If you are using any angled fittings, at least one has to be a rotary fitting to get them both on.
I'm not using any angled fittings, I simply want to use compression fittings because they seem to look MUCH nicer.
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Not many blocks support 1/2x3/4 (12-13mmx19mm) without using adapters and extensions. My old supreme hf (rev 1 round top) was able to fit the big arse TFC fittings I have. Per Martin's great review of the rasa, I'll be cutting it close but I can make it .

Stingers vs Kryos vs 370 for looks
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What happened to EK? Why are they out
     
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What happened to EK? Why are they out
nickle plating issues.


My vote goes to the Apogee XT but im a fanboy
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Love the fact that I can switch a few pieces around in my HK 3.0 and it will work for any processor. Have done this with sockets 775, 1366 and now 1156.
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Hmmm...so everyone is split between the Kryos HF and the Rasa? This is a hard choice
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you cant beat rasa for the price..
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Do you have to have nickel?

EK Copper parts are fine

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Love the fact that I can switch a few pieces around in my HK 3.0 and it will work for any processor. Have done this with sockets 775, 1366 and now 1156.
I hate the fact that you HAVE to swap parts to get the HK block to fit on different sockets.

I like the XT Rev2.0 because it doesn't need much changed (only the backplate) to adjust for different sockets. It has the best mounting system by far!
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