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Yep, I won't be overlooking the gpu and since the you is non-reference it will be cool enough.
    
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Finally

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Won't be posting a picture of the whole rig till it's completely done (cable management and all) but check out the build log to see what's happening. Hopefully some people interested in water cooling their prodigy can get some ideas from it (just as I did from other build logs here!!)
    
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Won't be posting a picture of the whole rig till it's completely done (cable management and all) but check out the build log to see what's happening. Hopefully some people interested in water cooling their prodigy can get some ideas from it (just as I did from other build logs here!!)


Oooh! Very nice. Going to read your buildlog now biggrin.gif
post #5264 of 11740
i've got a prodigy with a gigabyte z77n-wifi board. finding a heatsink that fits and is silent has been difficult. right now i'm using a coolermaster hyper 212 evo that has to be mounted sideways to fit, and really isn't optimal. most heatsinks don't have enough clearance on this motherboard and bump into the video card.

are there any good, silent heatsinks that fit the gigabyte z77n-wifi?
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You'd be best off getting a CLC
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are there any good, silent heatsinks that fit the gigabyte z77n-wifi?

When I was researching parts for my Prodigy, I was thinking of getting the same mobo as you have and a Noctua NH-U9B SE2 cooler. It should fit just fine although you would need to get rid of the fan clips on the GPU side or bend them so they don't block the PCI slot, which shouldnt be that hard I guess. It will be a tight fit there will be literally no space between the cooler and the GPU pcb.
In the end I switched to Asus P8Z77-I and a Noctua NH-U12P SE2 because of better performance and OC capabilities.
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i've got a prodigy with a gigabyte z77n-wifi board. finding a heatsink that fits and is silent has been difficult. right now i'm using a coolermaster hyper 212 evo that has to be mounted sideways to fit, and really isn't optimal. most heatsinks don't have enough clearance on this motherboard and bump into the video card.

are there any good, silent heatsinks that fit the gigabyte z77n-wifi?

Btw, your board is voltage locked. So no extreme OC'ing.
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Where are you? We got 32" in Suffolk, long island

Cape Cod Massachusetts

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Finally

ADD ME biggrin.gif



Won't be posting a picture of the whole rig till it's completely done (cable management and all) but check out the build log to see what's happening. Hopefully some people interested in water cooling their prodigy can get some ideas from it (just as I did from other build logs here!!)

FINALLY biggrin.gif

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Btw, your board is voltage locked. So no extreme OC'ing.

Actually its locked so no OC'ing at all. Asus is best all around in terms of stability and being able to fit extra large coolers
post #5269 of 11740
Ivy bridge can definitely be under clocked while being undervolted.
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Ivy bridge can definitely be under clocked while being undervolted.

Why would anyone under clock? I dont mean to sound stupid but I don't see a point in it tongue.gif
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