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*Facepalm* I just noticed my water block is upside down, would that make much difference in temps? also, my current flow is pump/res>cpu>rad?pump, is this the best way? last thing, I noticed the bottom of the cpu block where it touches the cpu has some burn marks, and a few scratches, is that something to worry about?
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did you peal the plastic off the block?
    
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*Facepalm* I just noticed my water block is upside down, would that make much difference in temps? also, my current flow is pump/res>cpu>rad?pump, is this the best way? last thing, I noticed the bottom of the cpu block where it touches the cpu has some burn marks, and a few scratches, is that something to worry about?
what? upside down? you got pics? Rasa block is a great block, i use it when im not on ln2 or dice.
    
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yes I did, I made sure of it when I got it
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i would like very much to see these burn marks you speak of do you think you could post some pictures?
    
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you kinda kinda see, though its blurry, but the words xspc, and in/out are upside downAttachment 196926
I'll take pics of the burn marks in a second
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Any Ideas ?
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That's a block you bought used right? As fir looks, it looks scratched and dirty.
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No I bought it new
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