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Old 08-17-2004, 04:14 PM   #1 (permalink)
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How big are the 6800's size wise? I ask because my Mid-Tower case is packed to the gills with cables, drives and cards, and I don't know if I will be able to fit a 6800 card in there. I struggled when I installed my FX 5600 card. I have to move things around and unplug things to get it in. Do most people who have this problem move to a Full Tower case, or do they just start replacing all the cables with round ones to save space?

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Old 08-17-2004, 04:16 PM   #2 (permalink)
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u can always try putitng order in ur casse, as of the size, im not to shur. It should fit in the case. Try moving some stuff around if u dont have the space.

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Old 08-17-2004, 04:21 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I think there are 2 types. one take 2 slots (due to a HUGE active heat sink) and then there is another card (BFG I think makes it) that is lower profile.
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Old 08-17-2004, 04:24 PM   #4 (permalink)
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i think only the ultra takes up two . . .

the regular and gt are regular sized . . .

at least . . . thats the eVGA cards
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Old 08-17-2004, 08:03 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Sleeve up all of your wires (nylon recommended) and attach them to the exterior (top) of the case. You should gain a lot of room and have increased airflow.
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Old 08-17-2004, 11:32 PM   #6 (permalink)
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I have the eVGA 6800 GT, it is very long but not that big. Not wide at all.

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