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Old February 21, 2012, 07:05 AM
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Well just got my clear/stainless waterblock for my 580 lightning (works for both 1.5gb ver. and 3gb xtreme ver.). Thought I would show it off. This thing is heavy and beautiful.






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Old February 21, 2012, 07:07 AM
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Bliiiing ! :) Nice block !
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Old February 21, 2012, 08:33 PM
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Sweet!
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Old February 26, 2012, 08:37 PM
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Old March 10, 2012, 04:27 PM
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As much as I like bitspower for their fittings, I find their waterblocks lacking. What really gets to me is the giant Phillips button screw.
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Old March 10, 2012, 04:41 PM
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Looks Amazing. How much was the block?
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Old March 11, 2012, 10:46 AM
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The block was $175usd from Bitspower Taiwan Online shop.
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Old March 11, 2012, 10:54 AM
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I'll be honest, I would have went with a HeatKiller or AquaComputer block. Cheaper, and they look better, IMO of course. Still better than EK, Koolance, or XSPC though
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Old March 11, 2012, 07:33 PM
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Problem is, those mentioned companies donīt have a block in their portfolio which fits on that card :(

There is only one other block:

580GTX Lightning unter Wasser
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Old March 12, 2012, 01:00 PM
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I'll be honest, I would have went with a HeatKiller or AquaComputer block. Cheaper, and they look better, IMO of course. Still better than EK, Koolance, or XSPC though
Yeah, I would of too if they would fit the lightning, but they don't. Only 2 full waterblocks on the market, Bitspower that I have and the Liquid Extasy that bundymania linked too.

I could have went the universal way but they look terrible.
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