The MCW-NBMAX is a North Bridge waterblock designed in collaboration with the AsusŪ Corporation as an alternative to their "Fusion" waterblock. It primarily features:
* Removable 1/4" BSPP fittings allowing the use of 1/2", 3/8" or 1/4" tubing (shipped with 1/2" and 3/8" chrome plated brass barb fittings).
* Unrestricted water chamber to minimize pressure drop in high-flow applications and promote better overall system thermal performance.
* A sober design matching that of current Swiftech high-end waterblocks such as the Apogee GTZ.
Motherboard Compatibility & Retention mechanism
The MCW-NBMAX is compatible with the Asus Maximus II formula, Rampage Extreme,and Rampage II Extreme; it is also expected to be compatible with upcoming high-end Asus motherboards that will feature the Fusion water-block in removable version.