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Swiftech MCW50-T - GPU Cooling Oasis - Specifications

Swiftech have been around in the processor cooling business for many years now. Today they produce coolers that are air, water and thermoelectric in nature. Follow Cameron "Sov" Johnson as he takes a look at the MCW50-T thermoelectric water cooling GPU kit for ATI and nVidia based graphics cards!

| Video Card Colers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jan 11, 2003 5:00 am
TweakTown Rating: 9.0%      Manufacturer: Swiftech





CNC machined aluminium L2"xW2"xH1"


Type II, class 2 blue anodized anticorrosion treatment


Built-in quick-connect fittings for 1/2" OD tubing (3/8" ID)


Base plate


0.225" thick CNC machined copper base plate


Outer face is lapped flat to 3/10 of 1/1000", and mirror polished. Centre section is raised to provide clearance for ATI Radeon stabilizer frame assemblies.


Heat dissipation capacity


Up to 53W continuous thermal load to ambient temperature.


Thermoelectric module data, and requirements


Module hot side is directly submersed into the coolant for optimal heat dissipation.


Power Supply Requirements


Minimum 7.5A at 12 volts




Qmax: 80.3 w


Imax: 8 amps


Umax: 15.2 v


ÄTmax: 65 °C




Overall dimensions: L2.43" x W2.43" x H1.44" (L61.7 x W61.7 x H36.6 mm)


Retention mechanism


NVidia: 4 spring loaded 2-56 S/S socket screws, providing ~20 lb. of pressure overall


ATI: 2 spring loaded 4-40 S/S philips screws, providing ~17 lb. of pressure overall


Tubing compatibility: 1/2" OD (3/8" ID), tube inserts included for use with soft vinyl tubing


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