The real work has begun, cleaning all the old parts
And cut the hd6950 waterblock to fit the new r9 280x
But now I hesitate on 2 things 1/ put a small round in the plexi so everything is black except this spot, so you can see the water flowing
2/ Let the copper at the original color, or paint is black
Time for a new update. Cleaning the cpu block and the reservoir.
I will have to adapt the backplate or make a new one myself or buy one, I will see…
I’ve chosen a better (older) waterblock: