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MCW60 compatibility with x1950xt

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I posted this over at the ATI section, but no one in answering. Anyways, I just ordered a x1950xt from Newegg and it should be in my small impish hands by Friday. My only concern is if I will be able to still use my water block with it. Right now I have a MCW60 on my nvidia card, so will the same mounting setup be compatible with the new card? The x1950xt uses four mounting holes, and I assume it's the same as with nvidia cards.
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Your MCW-60 should have come with the ATI retention kit. If you use that, then it will work!
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Your MCW-60 should have come with the ATI retention kit. If you use that, then it will work!

You mean, just use the two screws? The little package labeled "ATI" that the block came with only has two screws and some misc. hardware, which fits perfectly with older (x850 and below) cards. The nvidia retention hardware has four screws, which I'm using right now.
What I'm asking is if the mounting layout on the x1950xt has the same specifications as the mounting layout of 7xxx cards.
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