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Old December 7, 2013, 12:09 AM
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ran 3x 260 core 216s in sli for years and they were evga sc with blower style hsf and those cards were great for that sli config i dont think i could have ran that config with out blower style cards as so much heat in case if it was something else.

but i run 7970 with non crossfire config and it works amazingly in that config personally you might get away with crossfire with a side fan in the case but quad or tri cross fire its going to be recycling alot of damn heat.

I already noticed it in my water rig when i had the 7970 giga wind-force 3 in there that the hot air would get pumped through my rad if i had it set for rad fans to push air out of case.. ended up reversing those fans on the rad and having all other case cans expelling air so the 7970 didn't eat that hot air and it worked out great the air would come in the back mesh area of the case quite agressivly right past the card and out the front and top of the case.

so i can see you point RJ

But i must stay this tripple cooler is a great cooler either way esp with a case with air in on the side via fan like the case i moved it too when i got my 290 that direct cool air from the side keeps everything moving in and away from the card area and should work just dandy on multiple cards too..
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