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I have my cpu water cooled with a 240 rad i want to add 2 waterblocks to my sli set up. i have an evga acx which is reference based and a gigabyte windforce3 ghz edition.
Aside from the blocks what do i need.

Im pretty sure my cards are standard spacing since every sli bridge has worked, what size fittings and tubing do i need,also bridge?? type/model?

any help would be appreciated! thumb.gif
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post #2 of 55
If the Gigabyte Windforce is a reference PCB, there is a good chance that you can get 2 of the same blocks. My preference is EK when it comes to all things blocks.

Second, is your current water loop a closed loop system or was it a custom built setup?
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I have my cpu water cooled with a 240 rad i want to add 2 waterblocks to my sli set up. i have an evga acx which is reference based and a gigabyte windforce3 ghz edition.
Aside from the blocks what do i need.

Im pretty sure my cards are standard spacing since every sli bridge has worked, what size fittings and tubing do i need,also bridge?? type/model?

any help would be appreciated! thumb.gif

Pics of your current setup?

You could get away with adding a 360 rad along with the 240 for good adequate cooling. As far as tubing/fittinge size id have to see your current set up but you could probably use the same size tubing, you don't want it diffrent sizes in single loop. Waterblock bridge or sli bridge dosent matter as long as you have one
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custom loop in sig i think
windforce needs a special block but ek makes it
see if i can find pics its nothing special and no room for another rad unless its 120
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Also if you can find the blocks and know how many fittings you need the only advice i can give is the obvious, more radiator space. for those beasties another 240mm or 360mm would do the trick in my opinion
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yeah sry derped the reply, Im still unsure if i want to add another radiator since i dont have much more room figured ill see the temps on the 1 240 and go from there. can someone recommend a bridge or tell me what the options are im not exactly sure how to set one up guess ill have to hit youtube so i can know more of what ill need
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Could you get a decent pic of the internals of your case please? You maybe able to fit a 120mm on the back fan but I would really like a pic to check it out.
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Could you get a decent pic of the internals of your case please? You maybe able to fit a 120mm on the back fan but I would really like a pic to check it out.

http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Graphite-Mid-Tower-Computer-CC600TM/dp/B004X63JWS/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1421097093&sr=8-1&keywords=corsair+600t+graphite

lots of pics here

only thing im worried about is the one spot i could do another 240 is the front but then i lose all my hdd bays
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A second 240 would be fine. It is always recommended to have at the very minimum an extra 120mm over the amount of processors you will be cooling, if that makes sense.
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