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Yes, a parallel setup using two pieces of tubing would work well and look great.

Also, a quad bridge with two blanks would not work.
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Yup, thats my mobo.. Just dont want to order something and it not work. Plus I think thatd be eve more expensive. 2 blanks at $14 a piece, then the 2 adapters for the blocks, and then the bridge. May wait..

Charlie: Okay thanks! Ill probably go that route then. There is a difference in performance using parallel right? How would it affect flow or restriction for the pump?
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Well, Charlie said no-go, so no go.

You can buy one of those Feser SLI link kits.

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You can buy one of those Feser SLI link kits.
Thanks for the suggestion, but no thanks. theyre silver.. they'd stand out like a sore thumb with my case and color theme. Black is best. Maybe the enzotech sli pack? Not sure how they would work... Not quite sure if 2 pieces of tubing would be any cheaper.. just means 4 comp fittings. LOL
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Also, a quad bridge with two blanks would not work.
Why not??
Isnt that a standard distance?
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Why not??
Isnt that a standard distance?
No, the quad link connects cards in these sockets:

1st
3rd
5th
7th

Like the 4 slots on the Rampage III.

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Charlie, how much would parallel affect flow/restriction in my loop? would it cause problems? Is it worth it?
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What pump do you have?

Parallel is preferable but if you have a strong pump it shouldn't make a huge difference.
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post #20 of 23
ek bridges work every other slot (except the dual tripled spaced skips the 3rd slot)

Slot #1 (starting from the top slot)
Slot #3
Slot #5
Slot #7

As Charlie pointed, w/ your mb its not possible and you want to look into adjustable sli/crossfire fittings or use tube. I have the R3E (the one Charlie illustrated) and its spaced nicely (#1, 3, 5, & 7) and I'm using the triple parallel. Its very pricey as you have to buy links for every block and then the bridge itself but looks damn sexy

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