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I will also be going with the 370 once I build my loop. Partially because it looks awesome, partially because it has great performance, partially because it's Skinnee's favorite block, and largely because everyone else and their mother around here has an EK block. Do it now!
    
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post #22 of 27
lol i love my EK block!
    
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Originally Posted by cmeeks View Post
I will also be going with the 370 once I build my loop. Partially because it looks awesome, partially because it has great performance, partially because it's Skinnee's favorite block, and largely because everyone else and their mother around here has an EK block. Do it now!
haha

It is a great block.
I just want a full review of the 370 that confirms that his performance inferioritiy compared to the EK can be negated with the additional baseplates.

Also I would like to see some real temp tables with pump settings , PSI applied , pressure drop , delta T etc etc.
Those 4 tables on Skinnee´s review don´t say much.
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post #24 of 27
Sounds like a good decision well made!
    
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post #26 of 27
i'm still debating myself like you are. i need to look for the base of the 370

the 370 base doesn't look any different than the XT. looks like the 370 is nickel only.

rather the XT is nickel and acetal
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post #27 of 27
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The Koolance 370 will be better performing than the Apogee XT rev.2 thermally.
I am not sure if it will hold up in flowrates too but I am very confident it will.

What I am certain about though is the fact that the 370 has far better production values and is definitely superior in his absolutely phenomenal quality

And in my personal oppinion the Apogee XT rev.2 hasn´t gotten enough chrome on it.
Basically the Apogee XT´s existence validation was the great mounting system , and even that is on par or at most a pinch better than the 370´s .

I think the Koolance 370 is the better block now
Compared to the EK Supreme HF and Kryos XT I am still not so sure at this point.
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