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Hi. I'm thinking about buying 2 water blocks for my Galaxy 670's, but don't know which to use since they are non reference. Any suggestions?

Here is the card:
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67NQH6DN6KXZ
GeForce GTX 670 GC 4GB

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814162118&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_sp=&AID=10440897&PID=3891137&SID=rewrite
    
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Turns out that card doesn't have any fullcover blocks available, at least from that the EKWB cooling configurator could find.
You can get universal VGA blocks and then heatsinks for the VRMs
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post #3 of 10
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Originally Posted by Legonut View Post

Turns out that card doesn't have any fullcover blocks available, at least from that the EKWB cooling configurator could find.
You can get universal VGA blocks and then heatsinks for the VRMs

Ok thanks.
    
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post #4 of 10
This cards uses GTX 680 PCB so, you should be OK with any 680 Full cover Water Block.
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This cards uses GTX 680 PCB so, you should be OK with any 680 Full cover Water Block.

Thanks for the info. Is there anyway I can verify this before buying a 680 waterblock? If not, is there anywhere I can buy a waterblock that accepts returns w/o some ridiculous restocking fees?
    
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Thanks for the info. Is there anyway I can verify this before buying a 680 waterblock? If not, is there anywhere I can buy a waterblock that accepts returns w/o some ridiculous restocking fees?
Few ways. Contact Galaxy about the PCB if it is reference GTX680.
Take heatsink off and look at GTX 680 PCB and do a visual compare.
    
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Few ways. Contact Galaxy about the PCB if it is reference GTX680.
Take heatsink off and look at GTX 680 PCB and do a visual compare.
I sent their tech support an email earlier today. Hopefully they respond in a day or two.
    
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http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/Galaxy-GeForce-GTX-670-GC-4GB-Graphics-Card-Review

The card uses a custom PCB so there are no full cover blocks for it unfortunately

You would need to use a universal block. There are several made by the main manufacturers
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http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/Galaxy-GeForce-GTX-670-GC-4GB-Graphics-Card-Review

The card uses a custom PCB so there are no full cover blocks for it unfortunately

You would need to use a universal block. There are several made by the main manufacturers

Good info. Thanks. I'll look into the universal blocks
    
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This should be bit helpful..but this is only for EK Blocks though..

http://www.coolingconfigurator.com/
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