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#1 Nemo

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 07:31 PM

Don't ask me to pronounce it - I could barely type it - but check out the review here - http://www.overclock...eviews/musashi/

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 07:56 PM

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Seems like its a pretty decent cooler, nicw review the smith!
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Posted 26 January 2009 - 08:01 PM

Looks like it can cool pretty good

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Posted 26 January 2009 - 08:01 PM

Cool review. I'd be curious to see how it would stack up against an Accelero S1 with the "Turbo" fan addition. It looks pretty similar and the price is pretty much the same too.
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Posted 26 January 2009 - 08:24 PM

Pretty cool, wish it wasn't $50 though. Seriously now, when are some 4850 compatible coolers going to come out that are $30 or less.
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Posted 26 January 2009 - 09:51 PM

Finally I have been watching this cooler from a distance, wondering when we'd review it. Good work, and a good cooler. Scythe hasn't let me down yet (except that the Musashi won't work on my 260) but other than that it looks like this is a kick butt cooler!

Stupid fragile fins...this thing almost bagged the gold rating :D

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 04:36 AM

Finally I have been watching this cooler from a distance, wondering when we'd review it. Good work, and a good cooler. Scythe hasn't let me down yet (except that the Musashi won't work on my 260) but other than that it looks like this is a kick butt cooler!

Stupid fragile fins...this thing almost bagged the gold rating :D

No, even if it wasn't in the compatibility list, I tried to make it fit on the GTX260, but I was not able.


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Posted 27 January 2009 - 04:53 AM

Looks good, I'd pick one up if it weren't so damn expensive or if I didn't already have one.

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 05:12 AM

Performs a bit better than my Twin Turbo on the same card, but the Twin Turbo is cheaper. Nice review either way.

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Posted 27 January 2009 - 08:34 AM

Ignoring your puns, Smith, great review! It's a real shame that this cooler isn't compatible with the GTX 200 series, are there any plans by Scythe to make one that is?
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Posted 27 January 2009 - 11:00 AM

Really nice review, and thumbs up for the cooler. But my Zalman VF-900 works great on my 4850, and it's cheaper and not as space consuming. But I bet that the two fans keep the memory cool better than most VGA coolers.
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Posted 27 January 2009 - 12:31 PM

Ignoring your puns, Smith, great review! It's a real shame that this cooler isn't compatible with the GTX 200 series, are there any plans by Scythe to make one that is?

I'll see if I can get any information. :)


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