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What is a good cpu cooler for under $70 and weighs less than 550g? No watercooling
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What socket?

What do you need it for?


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I don't think there are any awesome cooler less than 550g. Most are 600 and above. Even the hyper 212 is 626g. What's wrong with a heavier cooler?
    
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snapping off my motherboard lol
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i like to frequently move my pc, so i dont want it breaking my mobo

EDIT: sorry for the double post my connection is being screwy
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post #7 of 22
Corsair Hydro series...keeps weight off the CPU and they perform great. They are not really watercooling kits. But aside from that, I dunno what to offer you since everything will probably be more than what you want.
   
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i said no wtercooling already
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post #9 of 22
Then you'll have to get either a crappy low profile cooler or the stock one because it's not possible. BTW, you're motherboard is not a cry-baby, she can take a lot. If you still wan't to get something under 550g than you're stuck with the H Series/Kuhler Series.

Best pieces of crap you can get at this weight:

http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835118062
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835118093
http://www.newegg.ca/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16835233081
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what is the "weight limit" for a heatsink
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