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Does anyone know were i can get a 6-8 pin converter int he UK

I want 12K 3D06 scores as well damn it
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Does anyone know were i can get a 6-8 pin converter int he UK

I want 12K 3D06 scores as well damn it
Keep in mind that you can OC with Rivatuner all the same....it's just more stable with the extra ground wires
I'm not sure man....I know that Corsair makes them, so you might start there:
http://www.techpowerup.com/?30861
However it may be worth having one shipped from performance PCs via USPS....not that expensive if it's a lighter weight.


BTW guys, I'll have pics of my back side fan mod as soon as my better half gets off work (Have to use her camera phone)
This mod is incredibly easy to do....OMG it's wonderful.
All you need:
two screws of the same diameter as the back plate screws, and of 1" length or so.
two motherboard riser screws
and.....a screwdriver
Remove these two screws:

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Keep in mind that you can OC with Rivatuner all the same....it's just more stable with the extra ground wires
Huh So it doesn't even feed it more power? Well that's pointless lol

Thanks for the info man May check out that site.

If all else failed i was just going to ask someone to ship one over anyways.
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Well it does add more current (potentially). It's required for Overdrive. I bought the adapter because I'm anal like that, and it was only $8.
If you can't get it shipped directly I'll order it for you and ship it if you pay me ahead of time. I got mine at performancePCs.com, and you can get custom colored sleeving. Oh yea, that's right!
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Man my GF forgot her phone....no pics yet. SOrry.
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Sounds like a cool idea. They really need to release some good air cooler for this card. Im really pleased with performance increase with Crossfire. First time I have ever had a highend PC and its nice to play things all maxed out.

Now if I could just get the guts to OC my E6600 and RAM.....
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They really need to release some good air cooler for this card.
What about the Thermalright HR-03/R600?
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Well it does add more current (potentially). It's required for Overdrive. I bought the adapter because I'm anal like that, and it was only $8.
If you can't get it shipped directly I'll order it for you and ship it if you pay me ahead of time. I got mine at performancePCs.com, and you can get custom colored sleeving. Oh yea, that's right!
Thanks for the offer man, but jjk454ss already had two that he wanted rid of, so i just bought one of them

Can't wait till it all gets here, should arrive around the same time
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What about the Thermalright HR-03/R600?

Im looking for something more like the current cooler. Not a big fan of just a heatsink and a fan. My Arctic Cooler on my x800xl worked awsome.
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The HR-03/R600 cooler works great. However, using two of them for a crossfire setup would take up a huge chunk of real estate. I would go with the water blocks.
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