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post #21 of 29
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Originally Posted by meticadpa View Post
Its no bother man, thanks I've heard awesome things about the EK waterblock as well as the Koolance
The EK water block should be fine. I would look at an upgrade to the radiator though if you put that 9800gx2 in the loop.
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post #22 of 29
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A lot of people (myself included) do not like Koolance; they generally offer sub-par performance and a lot of people are still prejudice against them for having used aluminum in the past for their radiators and block tops.
I will now ask you to watch this here video by Trubritar Look at the improvement in temps
    
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post #23 of 29
Koolance is ok (except for their pricing). The newer blocks dissipate heat pretty well and they are made of copper.
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Nothing wrong with Swiftechs H20 120 and 220 compact and it can be upgraded with a second rad and video card water blocks.
    
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post #25 of 29
Koolance used to use aluminum in their blocks that caused galvonic corrosion, thats why people used to avoid their products.
post #26 of 29
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A lot of people (myself included) do not like Koolance; they generally offer sub-par performance and a lot of people are still prejudice against them for having used aluminum in the past for their radiators and block tops.
I will now ask you to watch this here video by Trubritar Look at the improvement in temps
I did not say Koolance products would not offer an improvement over the stock cooling solution; merely that compared to EK, D-Tek, or DD they generally aren't quite as good (hence sub-par compared to the top dogs in watercooling).
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post #27 of 29
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I come from the future!

Don't do it!
    
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post #28 of 29
Why the epic bump?

If anyone is reading this, get the XSPC RS240 kit for $130 (£115 inclu. vat in the UK).
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post #29 of 29
why would you bump this damn thread.
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