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Originally Posted by Norlig View Post

Try to find something that resembles this, in whatever watercooling site you use wink.gif
http://www.aquatuning.no/product_info.php/language/en/info/p12304_Swiftech-SLI-Verbindungsst--ck-0-25--x-0-25----2er-Set.html

Thanks! this should work great

i bought 3 sets
post #13 of 26
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This is exactly what i stated in my thread that i DO NOT want to use!


And they are sold out as it is!

those do not provide a very efficient way of cooling 4way sli cards

these cards need to have 2 separate loops for efficiency

this way i can have one 480 rad for 2 gpus

and another 480 rad for the other 2
post #14 of 26
Phobiya make very simler product that I am waiting on. but bits-power make a slimline version of the crystal link system, I don't know where I saw it , same tubes just smaller fittings still with 2 o rings.
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post #15 of 26
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okay guys,
i was able to use the Crystal Link Tubing afterall

but take a look at my pics and tell me weather i will have leakage problems or not

also, on one of the pics, you can see that the cards are being pushed back from eachother alittle more than i would like

450

450

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all fixed then
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post #18 of 26
as long as they are short enough so they are not pushing the cards apart and both o-rings are good, they shouldnt leak. i am using one (a crystal link) in my current build that i had to shorten so the 2 fittings were properly spaced. the link tube i am using is plastic so i just filed it down to the needed length

as an added precaution i put o-ring grease (just enough to make the o-rings shiny) on all my fittings to help ensure a good seal.
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as long as they are short enough so they are not pushing the cards apart and both o-rings are good, they shouldnt leak. i am using one (a crystal link) in my current build that i had to shorten so the 2 fittings were properly spaced. the link tube i am using is plastic so i just filed it down to the needed length
as an added precaution i put o-ring grease (just enough to make the o-rings shiny) on all my fittings to help ensure a good seal.

they are pushing the cards away from each other a little

look at the above pics

is this bad?
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they are pushing the cards away from each other a little
look at the above pics
is this bad?

only way to find out is to leak test your system and watch them.
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