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Step up to a reference card and buy the acx cooler separately.

EVGA sells the cooler separate? Did not think of that.
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EVGA sells the cooler separate? Did not think of that.


They made it for the titan black but it will fit the 780ti as well because they have the same pcb.
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post #433 of 1081
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Step up to a reference card and buy the acx cooler separately.
Taking the reference cooler off is almost impossible on 780s and Titans. Hed have to buy special screw drivers and crap.

Not worth it.
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post #434 of 1081
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Taking the reference cooler off is almost impossible on 780s and Titans. Hed have to buy special screw drivers and crap.

Not worth it.

lol almost impossible? It just requires a t6 screwdriver. They have them at every hardware store.
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Taking the reference cooler off is almost impossible on 780s and Titans. Hed have to buy special screw drivers and crap.

Not worth it.


Just because you are lacking in the skills and tools required to unscrew a non Phillips head screw doesn't mean everyone can't afford a 50cents screwdriver from Wal-Mart. Have you even tried to take the coolers off or did you just accidentally read about a thread where someone had trouble.
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I tried once and stripped 3 screws. Not bothering with that again. Everyone I've seen talk about removing the titan cooler said they stripped the screws too.
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Weird must have had some bad screws, I've removed a lot of the stock coolers and only stripped one screw and it was a Phillips head one lol.
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Tiny screwdrivers are kewl mkay.
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I tried once and stripped 3 screws. Not bothering with that again. Everyone I've seen talk about removing the titan cooler said they stripped the screws too.

Iv'e removed the cooler off of three Titans now. All of them with T6 torx. The only way people are stripping the screws is if they are trying to use Allen keys or screw drivers. Torx is made not to strip. They do put a tiny dot of loktite on the threads, but that is easily solved. If they feel overly tight, hit it with the hair dryer for 15-20 seconds.
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post #440 of 1081
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Iv'e removed the cooler off of three Titans now. All of them with T6 torx. The only way people are stripping the screws is if they are trying to use Allen keys or screw drivers. Torx is made not to strip. They do put a tiny dot of loktite on the threads, but that is easily solved. If they feel overly tight, hit it with the hair dryer for 15-20 seconds.

Yep, pretty easy should you remember to. Since it's blue locktite, just a little heat is all that is needed. And if you do strip one, like I did because I got a little too overconfident and didn't think they would locktite the torx screw on the shroud, not hard to fix with the proper tool.
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