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Old May 21, 2014, 09:41 PM
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The xspc RX line is great for the price. i have a few RX and the slightly thinner "mid thickness" AX rads in my loop they work great.
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I've used those feser fittings before I didn't have any issue with them. Even though Daz might be a bit more than some other retailers like frozen cpu. You won't pay duty fees and extra shipping costs etc. Your second option is to buy used fittings which generally isn't an issue IMO and way cheaper. Fittings last a long long time. Take your time figuring stuff out so you only have to pay shipping once or twice :)

I had to google your rad I didn't realize what you were using at 1st. All clear now ;-)
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Old May 22, 2014, 02:07 PM
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Hey guys,


Are swiftech rotaries good? I am just afraid that a leak might occur. I've read alot of forums and the consensus is always get bitspower.
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Old May 22, 2014, 02:36 PM
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Are swiftech rotaries good? I am just afraid that a leak might occur. I've read alot of forums and the consensus is always get bitspower.
If you aren't in a hurry look on Ailexpress for 90 degree rotaries. These are the highest quality black rotaries that i have found.
High quality Black G1/4'' thread 90 degree Rotary Fitting Adapter Rotating 90 degrees water cooling Adaptors-in Fans & Cooling from Electronics on Aliexpress.com
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Old May 22, 2014, 02:54 PM
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@ lowfat: these are good? Its eerily similar to bitspower.

One question guys. I have an Asus R4E. I am using 2 gtx 780 lightning in SLI. They are at the lane 1 (x16) and lane 4? (x16). Do i need the terminal triple serial for the EK FC terminal for it to connect (with a blank)?
Is this the EK-FC terminal that I need for it to connect? Here is the link: https://www.dazmode.com/store/produc...triple-serial/
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bitspower is pretty much top of the line and if lowfat recommends them they are good dude. If you are trying to save money get one of these instead. You can build this with tubing too and it works fine. The temp difference between cards will be a degree or 2 and will not adversely affect performance in any way. I prefer the one pipe system over the series system personally. Conversely you can always just use 2-4 compression fittings and tubing instead of that sli block.

I think tubing looks better than those blocks anyway.
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Old May 23, 2014, 07:38 AM
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@ lowfat: these are good? Its eerily similar to bitspower.

One question guys. I have an Asus R4E. I am using 2 gtx 780 lightning in SLI. They are at the lane 1 (x16) and lane 4? (x16). Do i need the terminal triple serial for the EK FC terminal for it to connect (with a blank)?
Is this the EK-FC terminal that I need for it to connect? Here is the link: https://www.dazmode.com/store/produc...triple-serial/
Similar to Bitspower. The paint is more blacfk and there are no silly huge golden logos all over the place. These are the only 90s I will allow in my builds.
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If you aren't in a hurry look on Ailexpress for 90 degree rotaries. These are the highest quality black rotaries that i have found.
High quality Black G1/4'' thread 90 degree Rotary Fitting Adapter Rotating 90 degrees water cooling Adaptors-in Fans & Cooling from Electronics on Aliexpress.com
Have you had any issues with customs ordering from this particular vendor? So far my only orders from Chinese online sources have been small and come through CP without any duties at all.
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@ lowfat: thanks for that info!
I contacted the seller and got them from her. (I can wait for this to ship since my gpu blocks are available 2-4weeks from NCIX)

@clshades: I was thinking of doing that too since it will save me roughly 40$ from buying the bridge and blank. Now, I just can't wait for my shipments to arrive
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@sswilson: I contacted the seller through live chat and she was pretty responsive. I got 12x straight 3/8 x 5/8, 4x 90deg rotary, and 4x 45deg rotary for 123$ shipped. I think this was a decent amount since the "Barrow fittings" are supposedly oem of bitspower (according to various forums).
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