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Best 775 Cooler?

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For the last few months i haven't really had much of a system, but recently i've decided to upgrade a few things. I've recently just bought a ASUS P5N-T Deluxe, got a Q6600, 8800GT.

What is the best cooler?
Gunna try and go for 3.6 again tongue.gif

(Ps i cant figure out how to put my old sig rig back into my sig)
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Old school. As far as air I still have great luck with the old Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme (TRUE). There is also any of the Liquid Coolers like the Corsair H60-100's (H100 on my Q9550 right now) Just make sure you rotate the cooler 90 Degrees to keep from it compressing onto the cap's lol. Was kinda funny finding that out the hard way. Lucky it didn't damage anything.

Also being it is a P5N-T, do get a spotcool for the northbridge as those things get mighty hot.
     
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128G SSD /2 2TB Seagates R1 /4 2+2 750G Seagate R1 LG GGW-H20L Blu-ray/HD DVD Windows 7 Ultimate 64 27 "Asus VG278H + 21" Gateway FPD2185W 
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I got to 3.6 with an H80, my true had a hard time getting to 3.6 with my TRUE though. You will need to have some really good fans in push pull and be prepared to deal with a lot of noise.
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G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 16GB (4 x 4GB)  Crucial M4 128gb LG HD-DVD/Blu-Ray Combo Drive Corsair H80 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 7 Pro 64bit Samsung XL2370 Cooler Master Quick Fire (cherry blues) Corsair TX850M 
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