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Ok, I have the ASUS P8P67 Deluxe board. I am going to water block the GPU's but I need to know if I can use the Bridge. From looking at the board, I need to buy the Triple Bridge and cap the middle 2. Is anyone using this board with waterblocks on the GPU's with the EK Bridge? I am about to place the order but don't want to buy the incorrect one.

IS THIS CORRECT?

or

IS THIS CORRECT?


Or can I not even use the bridge with my mobo? They make a LINK for the 6970 so I hope it is possible

Thanks,
Sc4r3d
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EK blocks have been on watch really - There has been corrosion in the Nickel (Pictures taken by many people). Try and fine a different block that Isn't Nickel plated. That's why I never got the NH-D14.
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EK blocks have been on watch really - There has been corrosion in the Nickel (Pictures taken by many people). Try and fine a different block that Isn't Nickel plated. That's why I never got the NH-D14.
They just released their new FC6970 EN blocks to correct that problem. I just need to know if I can use the Bridge, if not, no biggie but I love the look of it.
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Yes, if the slots 1 and 3 are x16 like mine. Blank #2 and I prefer the parallel to the serial bridge.
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That's why I never got the NH-D14.
What the hell do badly plated water blocks have to do with the NH-D14?
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Ok, I have the ASUS P8P67 Deluxe board. I am going to water block the GPU's but I need to know if I can use the Bridge. From looking at the board, I need to buy the Triple Bridge and cap the middle 2. Is anyone using this board with waterblocks on the GPU's with the EK Bridge? I am about to place the order but don't want to buy the incorrect one.

IS THIS CORRECT?

or

IS THIS CORRECT?


Or can I not even use the bridge with my mobo? They make a LINK for the 6970 so I hope it is possible

Thanks,
Sc4r3d
You'll need the first bridge since your mb has two slots in between the pcie slots. The second one you listed and the triple bridge are not compatible since those are only spaced one slot in between.

The links you linked () are the correct ones
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