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Ta-da! Some of the most recent shots show the heatsinks.

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I have not seen that pic and those heatsinks are ugly! Definitely needs some H20 attention.
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Maybe that's why they kept the heatsinks secret for so long! tongue.gif
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I have not seen that pic and those heatsinks are ugly! Definitely needs some H20 attention.

I don't see what's wrong with them? I like the heatsinks on my Extreme7 but I would for sure prefer a block to be made for the high end ASRock boards.

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I don't see what's wrong with them? I like the heatsinks on my Extreme7 but I would for sure prefer a block to be made for the high end ASRock boards.
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I don't think any of the manufacturers are making H20 blocks for Asrock. As for the heat sink "plates" I would just take them off and paint them. My eye goes right to the yellow and it would screw up certain theme colored builds. Just my 2 cents.
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post #466 of 3982
Yeah, the gold capacitors are horrifying. Don't see how they can match up with crimson.
Oh, and how did the color scheme with the fittings & tubing go?
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Yeah, the gold capacitors are horrifying. Don't see how they can match up with crimson.
Oh, and how did the color scheme with the fittings & tubing go?

Hiding the capacitors will be easy.
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I don't think any of the manufacturers are making H20 blocks for Asrock. As for the heat sink "plates" I would just take them off and paint them. My eye goes right to the yellow and it would screw up certain theme colored builds. Just my 2 cents.

Okay, I see what you mean. In defense of the board (not trying to start a war thumb.gif) it isn't yellow in person. I'm sitting right next to my ASRock board and the gold on the heatsinks don't look that bad, it's really small too. That sucks that nobody is making blocks for any of the ASRock boards... they seem to be pretty high end boards so it would make sense to manufacture some but oh well.

I do understand the point about the capacitors though, yah they would mess with certain builds...

Just my 2 cents! biggrin.gif

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Okay, I see what you mean. In defense of the board (not trying to start a war thumb.gif) it isn't yellow in person. I'm sitting right next to my ASRock board and the gold on the heatsinks don't look that bad, it's really small too. That sucks that nobody is making blocks for any of the ASRock boards... they seem to be pretty high end boards so it would make sense to manufacture some but oh well.
I do understand the point about the capacitors though, yah they would mess with certain builds...
Just my 2 cents! biggrin.gif
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How loud is the fan? No worries, I have painted things like these before. Like you, I would prefer a nice black acetal-nickel block.
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I can't divulge that information
for free...

lol biggrin.gif just saw the free part at quoting biggrin.gif can it go in my sig pleeeaaaaseeeeee? can i keep it dmanstasiu pls pls pls? biggrin.gif
 
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