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Old 02-18-2010, 12:19 AM   #1 (permalink)
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right now im thinking about getting danger den...unless some1 has better opinions?
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full cover or GPU only?
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full cover...i believe danger den is full cover no?....danger den has 2 versions whats the difference?
any better blocks i should consider?
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danger den has the maze 5 (gpu only) but they also make full cover.

I personally don't like the danger den blocks... they just look ugly.

I prefer EK.
EK Waterblocks EK-FC5870 - Nickel Acetal
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Danger den's are cheaper I kinda like the exposed copper, unless its that pinky colour in real life.
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Danger den's are cheaper
By 9 dollars...
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Hey 9 bucks is 9 bucks
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