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Guess who is king of the gpu/vga only blocks? I hope skinnee doesn't mind if i post this. I would have thought he would have posted this already.

http://skinneelabs.com/universalgpu-nv480/
Edited by speculate - 3/21/11 at 9:23pm
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post #2 of 6
I don't mind at all, in fact, I appreciate you doing the linking... hitting all the forums or the primary ones at least is a little difficult from time to time.

Much appreciated! thumbsup.gif
post #3 of 6
I like that you did a EK-FC as well...and the XSPC Rasa one...very helpful, thanks skinnee
post #4 of 6
Great review for chipset blocks.
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Great review, a lot of people use ignore gpu-only blocks it seems like. I was expecting the Rasa block to have better flowrate, probably should have gone with the EK for the same price but its ok I'm still happy with it. Thought I was gonna break my card mounting it though!
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post #6 of 6
Thx!

Yeah, I wasn't thrilled with the mount systems of the Rasa and EK... way too much pressure had to be applied to get the thumbnuts on and the washer + thumbnut combo was not fun. There is definitely some room for improvement mount system wise. I would have been sweating like a butcher had I been using an AMD GPU. IMO, have the mount system like a CPU block, static posts and top side retention.
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