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Question about WC'ing my 460's

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So I'm about to WC my rig and was curious about my 460's and some water blocks. I have a MSI Hawk and MSI Cyclone and was wondering if the EK water blocks will work on them. I read on their site that their full cover will not work on the Hawk. Does anyone know if any manufacturers offer a full cover for the Hawk since its a non-reference pcb?
Edited by MURDoctrine - 3/28/11 at 6:48pm
post #2 of 9
I doubt it. The XSPC blocks are very cheap and have pretty good reviews. I think all the full cover blocks for the 460s are going to be reference only. You could go with a universal and heatsinks.
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I don't think a full cover block will fit anything but reference GTX460s. Anyhow, most of the full cover blocks are half the price of a 460.... Just get a universal GPU only block such as the Swiftech MCW80 and some heatsinks.
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Yeah I know they are around $95 but they look so nice. Any suggestions on the heatsinks for the card though?
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Zalman, Enzotech, etc......
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Thanks.
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the XSPC razor is a full cover block and is the same price of a universial
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the XSPC razor is a full cover block and is the same price of a universial
He doesn't have ref. cards...
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post #9 of 9
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Yeah my situation is with my hawk card and it isn't a reference size pcb so the full block will not work. Just going to keep my eye open for another cyclone or other reference in the future. Just getting my cpu loop in the next week or so. But thank you to all that replied.
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