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    What exactly happened to Coolit anyway? They offered some great products which I still use today. I've heard stories of Coolit being sued and Corsair somehow picking them up...just curious.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    didnt they get sued by Asetek?
    You don't know me and that's the way i like it!

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Quote Originally Posted by TeeBlack View Post
    didnt they get sued by Asetek?
    That's one of the stories I hear. I still don't know what developed between Coolit and Corsair.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    No, CoolIt is still very much alive, they chose to do custom cooling for other company's building custom systems. plus they still supply cooling for the Armed Services as well servers

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    No, CoolIt is still very much alive, they chose to do custom cooling for other company's building custom systems. plus they still supply cooling for the Armed Services as well servers
    I found their new site...appears they no longer make products like the Vantage coolers and such. So, Corsair has no dealings with them now?

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    They still work with Corsair, in fact they made the new H80i and H100i which means they most likely designed the new H110 & H90

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    I'm also still using their older Boreas Chillers, I have two of them that I modded.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Quote Originally Posted by Doctor_Death View Post
    They still work with Corsair, in fact they made the new H80i and H100i which means they most likely designed the new H110 & H90

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    The H90 and H110 look like Asetek coolers. same similar round pump and same exact mounting kit as all the Asetek units
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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Your wrong, mounting is completely different, and the pump housing is not round on the Corsair coolers, remember I have Asetek and the new Corsair coolers sitting here.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Yeah, here is the old Coolit Vantage that I use....



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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Stan this the mounting kit that Corsair shows on their site for the H90 and H110. i have the same exact mounting kit for both my Asetek coolers and the same looking pump.


    Also the Antec Kuhler, Thermaltake Water 2.0 coolers, and Nzxt Kraken coolers also use this mounting kit and we all know those are Asetek coolers
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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Oh my...Coolit's original design was much better. Why the changes? Coolit's Vantage came with a much simpler mounting system that worked great and fit everything.



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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Yeah its too bad really, they made some awesome stuff and I remember they had some GPU units they were working on. Oh well.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Quote Originally Posted by MattyMatt View Post
    Yeah its too bad really, they made some awesome stuff and I remember they had some GPU units they were working on. Oh well.
    Yeah, I have a brand new one in a box for a 5870.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Rick, this is why I stayed with the Boreas Chillers, at least you can upgrade them when needed. As far as GPU coolers, I believe they still make them, just not for the general public.

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    Default Re: Story behind Coolit?

    Rick,
    I am new to the forum I was unaware of coolit's gpu cooling products you haven't got any info or pics have you. One of my machines is still running a watercooled 5870 .

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