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So the big benefit of loud blower stock reference coolers was that it exhausted all that heat outside of the case.

The 6950/6970 unfortunately exhausts about 30% of the heat inside the case. If you look at the right tab in the picture, which would be the left port of the card in the case, the plastic shroud directs some of the heat inside the case.

I'm wondering if the plastic tab is easily removable without breaking it off.
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What about the Dual DVI bracket? It's in the way - the reason why that's like it in the first place.
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there is no dvi bracket on that side of the exhaust port.
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The right one is part of the mold for the rest of the shroud from what I remember. Can't really be easily taken off unless you cut it. Will probably void the warranty.
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