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post #11 of 15
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Originally Posted by ckp64
Are you using the stock 55CFM fan (Orange)?
If so you could always change out the stock fan for any 120mmx120mmx25mm fan that is more powerful.
A popular aftermarket 120mm fan is the Silverstone FM121/FM121-B which is rated for 110CFM.

Or if you really want to get rid of the BT, the Scythe Infinity is also another high-end air cooler which performs better than the BT.
not to correct you, but recent testbeds from several well known websites have recorded the volume above 122CFM consistently. Even better than advertised. I agree, great fan...
    
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not to correct you, but recent testbeds from several well known websites have recorded the volume above 122CFM consistently. Even better than advertised. I agree, great fan...
Sweet thanks, do you remember any of those sites?
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ok, i'm concerned about my temps at the moment. my E6600 is oc'ed to 3.2Ghz and its idling at 52C.

That is just crazy hot. That BT must not be seated right or there is an air bubble in your AS5, or something. Your idle temps are almost the max recomended load temp

The Tuniq Tower has been shown to be awesome, and there are some other really good coolers out there, but none of them will drop 20c from the BT....and in the high 30s, mid 40s is where you should be idling with high end air.

Check the mounting of the heatsink before you replace it
post #14 of 15
IMO, it really wouldnt be worth upgrading to the TT because its reallly not all that much better. You would be bestter off beefing up the BT like everyone has suggested. Heatsinks on the copper base, higher flow fan, lapp it... That should all drop temps about 10c give or take a few.
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He is using AS5 right? For the optimal cooling get this sucker

Scythe Infinity + 2x Silverstone 120mm fans

Mod the heatsink, have one fan pushing air through, and another pulling frmo the other side
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