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Signal Hill, CA – Wednesday 11th, October 2006 - Swiftechâ„¢ today announced the release of the GX2 spacer kit for nVidia® GeForceâ„¢ 7950GX2 dual-GPU boards. The kit is intended to enable off-the-shelf water-cooling solutions for this board. “The 7950GX2 features tightly spaced PCB’s which forces overclockers and silent-computing users to purchase expensive custom cooling systems for it. With this kit, enthusiast users now have access to a low-cost solution utilizing off-the-shelf high-performance & low-noise water-blocks such as Swiftech’s MCW60â€, said Gabriel Rouchon, Swiftech Chairman & CTA. While the kit precludes the use of Quad SLI configurations, the company feels that this solution will satisfy the vast majority of the target audience for this particular board.
The spacer kit is composed of a set of:
  • 3 Male-Female 4-40 standoffs
  • 1 Female-female pass-thru standoff
  • 1 Female-Female 4-40 standoff
  • 1 4-40 philips screw
  • 1 extended PCB.



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post #2 of 12
Looks promising
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Nice find.
    
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post #4 of 12
Very interesting, I've been wondering if it's possible to install after market coolers on these cards. I'm sure I could do it now provided I can air coolers that would fit.
post #5 of 12
Nice. That was a great idea The tidewater plus fits without modification though. But this is a much better solution
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Wow.. thats huge 5 slots? or 4?
    
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post #7 of 12
Its about time if you ask me.


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post #8 of 12
Wow 3 slots now. Good luck with quad sli
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post #9 of 12
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Originally Posted by Fishie36
Wow 3 slots now. Good luck with quad sli
Haha, quad SLI will fill up/block every single slot in your computer lmao.
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post #10 of 12
Wouldnt work there is only two slots between the pci-e lanes
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