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post #1 of 14
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So while I wait for my other card to come in, I want to put my current 6970 under water. This will be my first GPU waterblock install and the first gpu block to be added to my current setup.

Which of these 2 would you think is the better:
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...c2af1435a51d88

or
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...d196d61bad3631


AND would these barbs fit. These are the ones im using on all the other connectors:
http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/bimablmig1to.html


Thanks in advance for any help/opinions
Edited by OverSightX - 4/7/11 at 8:51am
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post #2 of 14
EK for sure
post #3 of 14
Either one should work fine. However, some people have had corrosion issues with EK's nickel-plating, so because of that and the $20 price difference, I might get the XSPC or the plain copper EK block.
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Ek.
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post #5 of 14
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Originally Posted by t-ramp View Post
Either one should work fine. However, some people have had corrosion issues with EK's nickel-plating, so because of that and the $20 price difference, I might get the XSPC or the plain copper EK block.
I like the look of the EK better but that thread has scared me lol. Ive read some good stuff on the XSPC block. Decisions Decisions
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post #6 of 14
Get the 6970 Razor from SVC. It's cheap and it's a good performer.
post #7 of 14
Go with the xspc, it gets much better temps, read this review now!

http://www.overclock.net/ati/962224-...w-b-vs-ek.html
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post #8 of 14
EK. You should make a poll so people can vote.
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XSPC razor
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Quote:
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EK. You should make a poll so people can vote.
Lol is that fanboyism? did you read that review I posted the razor loads a good 7c cooler than the EK.
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