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    Default GPU Universal Water Block Roundup

    For water cooling enthusiasts that want flexibility and affordability for a graphics card block, the universal GPU water block may be a better solution than a full coverage block. Today we’re looking at five of the most popular universal GPU blocks on the market to find out which can rise to the top and which sink to the bottom.



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    Nice review Tony, another winner from EK.

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    We need more reviews like this with direct comparisons. Very nice Detonator!
    Last edited by Drdeath; 18-03-2011 at 00:37.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smduff View Post
    Nice review Tony, another winner from EK.
    Damn...do you live on here?

    I just recieved an email from Jake to let me know the review is up and you're already here before me

    I know you're EK Fanboy.....yeah I do like the tilted ports design, make it more compatible with compression fittings and bigger tubing but the mouting screws need to be improve. The thumb screw heads kinda small and close to the top cover therefore it's kinda hard to use your fingers to tighten the screws.

    MCW80 is easier to mount since it has backplate and the build-in screw socket-standoffs, just drop it in the PCB's mounting holes and squeeze the block and backplate against each other and they will clad on stay in place for you to insert the screws. Unfortunately, it's so damn restrictive block. I thought my pump is going to die when I saw how slow the water spitting out the block durring flow test.

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    LOL early bird gets the worm, I'm always on here someone has o keep the rif-raf out dam spammers are on a roll.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drdeath View Post
    We need more reviews like this with direct comparisons. Very nice Detonator!
    Thanks Jim!

    The only way you can do direct comparison is doing roundup and it takes longer to get the review done when the sponsor doesn't reply your back or send the block in the same time.

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    Good job Tony!

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