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NEW BT INSTALLED....need opinions on temps

post #1 of 27
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FX-57

stock 42c
LOAD: 55c

I just installed this cooler tonight and i wanted to know if the fan should be blowing air away from the proc or pulling air into the proc??...cause mine is blowing air INTO the proc, which i didnt know if that was the way it should be lol cause this is new...now i have really bad 120mm fans that are both like 47cfm and they feel like they arent really pulling air in the case (thermaltake armor jr) very well so im gonna go with the 110cm fans...should that fix this problem of the high temps???
post #2 of 27
LAP..

THAT...

Beast!!

your going to need to lap your big typhoon, thermaltake has a poor finish on theyre base, they finish it with a giant chainsaw.

and yes, blowing air twords is good.
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post #3 of 27
Most people like to have the fan blowing air onto the CPU.

Are you overclocked, and what voltages are you at?
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oops i meant idle 42 sorry
post #5 of 27
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sadly its stock clocks and stock voltage.....i think its air flow and 120mm fans
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yeah, that aint right, lap that big typhoon and i promise you your temps will be 5-10ºc better.
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post #7 of 27
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im wondering if its just that its been installed a few hours ago and my dumpy 120mm fans just cant keep up.....this is TECHNICALLY mid tower still so i dont know
post #8 of 27
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Originally Posted by hairston630 View Post
sadly its stock clocks and stock voltage.....i think its air flow and 120mm fans
Yeah lapped the big t and add a 120mm silverstone fan and add an extra fan in the bottom of your case.That help too.
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post #9 of 27
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crap and that thing is hard to install in this pc.....that would definitely suck
post #10 of 27
Those are nasty temps, lap it, I have a p4 skt278 2.8 sitting at 3.7Ghz on a BT(Lapped) and it idles at 31 and loads at 47......and you know p4's are heat monsters. My x2 4200+ at 2.7 Idles at same temp on stock cooling.

edit: another thing to look at is how many amps your PSU has, it make be working overtime which would case extra heat as well.
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