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Old 09-20-08, 04:05 PM   #25
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Ive had mine for awhile. the board is really designed for overclocking. The first screen on the bios is the overclocking screen. The board has more options then my DFI did. its more stable too. you can get crazy high fsb. allot of really nice stuff on this board.



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Dont use the tubes it comes with for the northbridge adapters if you use the adapters. buy some tubbing from homedpot or something. The ones asus gives you crack easy. thats how one of my 4870x2s died.
Other then that great board.
I'll have 1/2 inch hose, so if I use ther northbridge for water, I should get some better adapters
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Old 09-20-08, 04:58 PM   #26
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I'll switch out to this swiftech block
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Old 09-20-08, 05:57 PM   #27
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I'll have 1/2 inch hose, so if I use ther northbridge for water, I should get some better adapters
adapters are fine just make sure they are tight. house they provide sucks do not use it. I bought new hose from homedepot to replace what they provide works great.
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Old 09-21-08, 12:30 PM   #29
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Ive had mine for awhile. the board is really designed for overclocking. The first screen on the bios is the overclocking screen. The board has more options then my DFI did. its more stable too. you can get crazy high fsb. allot of really nice stuff on this board.



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Dont use the tubes it comes with for the northbridge adapters if you use the adapters. buy some tubbing from homedpot or something. The ones asus gives you crack easy. thats how one of my 4870x2s died.
Other then that great board.
What about the cpu backing plate?, I'll be getting swiftech Apogee™ GTZ , I here you have to cut out the center because of the capacitor sitting in the middlle
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My waterblock dosnt have a backplate. but yes its there as shown have a dremel ready.
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Old 09-21-08, 03:32 PM   #31
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My waterblock dosnt have a backplate. but yes its there as shown have a dremel ready.
got one,just plugged the battery in the charger, been reading alot of reviews and been studying the bios screens, This bad boy is really a overclockers delight.
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Old 09-30-08, 07:39 PM   #32
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well got two 4870x2's coming for quad, going to use dangerden waterblocks, on the 4870x2's,swiftech gtz cpu waterblock and swiftech northbridge water block, swiftech mcp 655-b pump, four gigs of dominator pc1440 (1800mhz), two raptor 300gigs to go in raid 0, 1200watt toughpower custom sleeved by pcpc, xfi fatality pro pcie sound card, two wd 640 gig hardrives, going to use primo chill non conductive coolant in uv blue tubing. All is going in this case.
http://www.performance-pcs.com/catal...ducts_id=21901 the Lian Li PC 343B modular black aluminum case.
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This thread keeps getting bumped and the title drives me nuts.

Ramgage? Come on...

So I just fixed it...
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Ramgage? Come on...

So I just fixed it...
maybe this is a sign to go outside and take a walk through the local park.......
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