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I have a 7970 that can be used for 24/7 folding. Plan on building a rig with a cheap MB and CPU to run the 7970. In order to do this I will need to tear down a water loop to get the card and make a loop in the new rig.

My question is will core 17 be around long enough to justify doing this ?
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As far as I know _17 is the new GPU core and they will continue to develop and improve it.

However, one can never be sure that points will stay the way they are, but I'm getting the impression that Stanford is focusing more on GPU as of late.

Btw, Laundromatic can have use for that 7970 if the TC ever kicks off again. wink.gif
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Yes it can fold for Laundromatic
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Core17 will be the future.
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Core17 will be the future.


Thanks proteneer!

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