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No way to water cool non-reference GTX 680 4GB's?

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Have the galaxy 4gb gtx 680 overclock, and soon the evga 4gb classified.

So are there no blocks out there to watercool these things? Can't find anything anywhere.
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There are some places that you can get to make you a custom waterblock for cards, or you can use universal blocks but most people think that they are not that good looking because they only cover a small part of the actual gpu
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Yeah saw those, but then how do you cool the RAM?
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Yeah saw those, but then how do you cool the RAM?

RAM and VRMs with just heatsinks. As long as there's some airflow going on in the case, then it's enough. These modern cards aren't running so hot.

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Haha wow really? Ok sweet, I figured no way those simple sinks would be enough. Passive airflow is pretty decent in the case, I also have one of those PCI fan card things, which I can situate to blow directly onto the cards.

Ok maybe my water cooling adventure isn't over yet for these puppies. That or I just trade them for EVGA FTW models.
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