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Skip the back plate altogether then. Just get some washers if the bolt heads are not big enough to not pull through.

Thanks for the suggestion. I'll drop by my local DIY store to get some nylon washers and some finishing washers just to be on the safe side.
post #5592 of 6449
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What AIO did you use for your G10?

I am using the Kraken X41
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I am using the Kraken X41

Out of curiosity, did you use the backplate of the G10? How did you find the installation?

Although Ultisym enlightened me with how to proceed, I was wondering if you had to do anything 'special' to get the X41, G10 installed on the MSI Gaming X 1080. In particular it seems the GPU screws aren't long enough.
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Originally Posted by ombadboy View Post

Out of curiosity, did you use the backplate of the G10? How did you find the installation?

Although Ultisym enlightened me with how to proceed, I was wondering if you had to do anything 'special' to get the X41, G10 installed on the MSI Gaming X 1080. In particular it seems the GPU screws aren't long enough.

It was really easy to install and I did use the backplate of the G10. All I did was remove the rubber foam form the g10 backplate and it fit perfectly. The screws were long enough once I removed the rubber foam. thumb.gif
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post #5595 of 6449
So I have a 1080 FE, if I pick up a G10 I'll need sinks for the VRM and RAM?

Seems like a shame to remove all of the stock cooling. EVGA's Hybrid Kit design is MUCH better.
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Did anyone try the Kraken with the rx 480? Does it fit?
post #5597 of 6449
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Originally Posted by RaduZ View Post

Did anyone try the Kraken with the rx 480? Does it fit?

I do not believe anyone has tried it just yet. Im not seeing photos with the cooler off the GPU yet. Need to see some images of it.


EDIT: From the images I have found, it appears that the G-10 will work on this GPU BUT, the VRMs are on the output side of the PCB. This means that the fan that comes on the G-10 will not be over the VRMs. You will need to make sure that the VRMs have a heatsink and that there is adequate airflow over the VRMs. All doable but a little more work than the average install.
Edited by Ultisym - 7/6/16 at 4:55am
   
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I do not believe anyone has tried it just yet. Im not seeing photos with the cooler off the GPU yet. Need to see some images of it.


EDIT: From the images I have found, it appears that the G-10 will work on this GPU BUT, the VRMs are on the output side of the PCB. This means that the fan that comes on the G-10 will not be over the VRMs. You will need to make sure that the VRMs have a heatsink and that there is adequate airflow over the VRMs. All doable but a little more work than the average install.

I gues I will wait for the AIB versions to come out and hope one of those will fit. Thank you for taking the time to respond. thumb.gif
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I gues I will wait for the AIB versions to come out and hope one of those will fit. Thank you for taking the time to respond. thumb.gif

Sure thing. What i suggested is easy to accomplish, however if you can wait for the partner boards to come out, I agree that would be best.
   
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post #5600 of 6449
Slapped a Corsair H105 with the Kraken G10 on a Gainward Phoenix GTX 1080. Works awesome! After a whole night of gaming i see 55c load in Afterburner. Ambient temps here are 23c in the summer.

I have the H105 raidator in the top of a Define S with only pull on the fans. I'm sure the results would be better with the radiator in the front with push/pull, but i'm happy. All fans are Corsair radiator fans and are on the most silent setting connected to a cheap fan controller. I'm giving them just enough power to even make them spin.

I did not put any sinks on the memory or the VRM's.
The 92mm should provide good enough flow over those parts. Clocks when gaming is 2076/5510. Gained max 50 mhz on the core by going from air to the H105.

No throttling, no noise!
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