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Hi, i have a thermalright shaman on my 6950 at the moment and am looking to get another but they wont fit (it takes up 4 slots!) so is there anyway to mount a h80 onto my gpu (with not much modding needed ) or a similar setup that could work? Also, the Rasa RX240 (i think its called), could that work?
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well i guess u could ghetto mod the h80 with some vrm heatsinks
but using an rx240 + a water block would be sweet, heck WC 2 cards if need be, im sure the rx 240 can handle to cards, no cpu
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well i guess u could ghetto mod the h80 with some vrm heatsinks
but using an rx240 + a water block would be sweet, heck WC 2 cards if need be, im sure the rx 240 can handle to cards, no cpu
Hmm, ok, i was planning on doing both, anyway, i was thinking, how about both card running off of a rx240 then the cpu on a h80 or h100, i think that would be epic. How much maintenance do the rasa's need?
    
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Hmm, ok, i was planning on doing both, anyway, i was thinking, how about both card running off of a rx240 then the cpu on a h80 or h100, i think that would be epic. How much maintenance do the rasa's need?
Distilled water, and a kill coil or something similar. No maintenance really...occasionally fill when it gets low...

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Hmm, ok, i was planning on doing both, anyway, i was thinking, how about both card running off of a rx240 then the cpu on a h80 or h100, i think that would be epic. How much maintenance do the rasa's need?
That'd be a dandy setup...or you could save some money and just get an RX360 to cool both cards and the CPU

Barely any maintenance once all setup. Never looked back after completely my fully custom loop. Such a wonderful thing.
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That'd be a dandy setup...or you could save some money and just get an RX360 to cool both cards and the CPU

Barely any maintenance once all setup. Never looked back after completely my fully custom loop. Such a wonderful thing.
I don't have enough space for the rx360 fans. I am going to change the title of the thread also, because its not really about the h80 anymore. I was going to use the top 200mm... I am not sure if this will work. I am really wishing I got a different case now but I only brought it 2 months ago so I don't want to switch yet.
    
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