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hey guys can some1 help me out im looking at wcing my 460s but not sure how to go about it i wanna try and get a fullbock on them do u guys think it would fit heres some pics of my cards pcb and the ref cards
cheers 4 any help




Edited by logan666 - 1/27/11 at 6:34pm
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post #2 of 8
Well your card is a reference model, but check EK's configurator website to double check what models will fit your card. Here
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Your card isnt reference its SOC model. Check with ek and see if it fits.
Is in noise that bother you?
If its not maybe u can fit mcw60 or 80?!
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The XSPC block is purported support non-reference blocks if you remove the VRM cooler. You will likely wish to get some small heatsinks to cool the uncovered portions if you go this route.
    
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Originally Posted by MoBeeJ View Post
Your card isnt reference its SOC model. Check with ek and see if it fits.
Is in noise that bother you?
If its not maybe u can fit mcw60 or 80?!
Sorry, I was certain the the Giga SOC had the same board and only the Palit/Gainward ones were non-reference (but now EK makes WB's for those too)
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Sorry, I was certain the the Giga SOC had the same board and only the Palit/Gainward ones were non-reference (but now EK makes WB's for those too)
It's quite obvious the VRM section is radically different. As mentioned, I'm fairly confident that the XSPC block will fit, if you don't attach the VRM portion.
    
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ok cool thanks guys i mite look into gettting the xspc block
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post #8 of 8
Don't waste money on the Rasa full cover block if you aren't even going to use the VRM section!

Why not just get the XSPC Rasa GPU core only block for $50 each? The only downside would be slightly harder tube routing, but it can be done.
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