Eddie EK FC79 7800/7900 GPU Block
Published: 14th August 2006 | Source: Watercooling Shop | Price: |The Block
The EK block is again 2 parts as in the Alphacool block. The contact area is solid copper machined to fit on the memory sinks and the GPU. The top is Acrylic and is very attractive to look at.
Closer into the block you can see the top of the GPU contact area. The block utilises 7 wave channels or "fins". EK say:
"The curves increase cooling surface and increases turbulence. The turbulence in channels reduces thickness of laminar flow which significantly increases cooling performance compared to straight fins."
Here you can see them: