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post #1 of 21
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Think we could use a WB poll here --but really would like some posts by you WC experts RE: the best blocks for CPU and GPU--I'll roll that data into 2 polls for the respective categoreis of CPU and GPU WB and we can see which block is the king of the delta T Hill.

So if you would be so kind as to post your opinions as to the best Blocks on the market.

Thanks!
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cpu: apogee

I've heard a lot of good about the maze 4 and swiftech blocks, but my polarflo tt gpu block is giving me good performance
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post #3 of 21
CPU: Storm by far, requires a good setup though

GPU: MAZE4, proved over and over again.
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post #4 of 21
CPU = Storm, no question (best performer, but it restricts flow quite a bit)
GPU = Maze4 GPU
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post #5 of 21
dont know about gpu and not by first hand experience. but theratically the storm looks very good. reminds me of the industrial type of heat exchangers that we design with built in impingement plates and jets. it looks to be a very good design in terms of engineering.
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post #8 of 21
I have the say the Swiftech Apogee is the best due price vs performance. yes the Storm is an excellent block but when the Apogee is on par to maybe 1*C higher for half the price then something right with this block technology

That being said the MCW60 uses the same block design but for a GPU. Now i'm stll searching for a MCW60/MAze4 comparison but for the price you can't go wrong with either
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http://www.silverprop.com/cycloneevose.aspx

In Australia probably the best I have seen, Silverprop Cyclone evo se.

Very well built and all copper. Solid as a rock.
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post #10 of 21
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I have the say the Swiftech Apogee is the best due price vs performance. yes the Storm is an excellent block but when the Apogee is on par to maybe 1*C higher for half the price then something right with this block technology
Im deciding wether or not to fork out the extra cash for a storm. Is there really only a 1 *C diff?

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CPU = Storm, no question (best performer, but it restricts flow quite a bit)
What spec pump will u need to get the best out of it?
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