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im looking for a good CPU fan for a Q6700, i also have a nforce 680i mobo which does have a heatsink and a small fan for that too so one of those enormous CPU fans might not fit in my rig. i was looking at the zalman 9700, any other ideas?
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thermalright 120 ultra extreme with 2 120mm fans in a push/pull setup
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...e=THERMALRIGHT
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ||LAW||Doom View Post
thermalright 120 ultra extreme with 2 120mm fans in a push/pull setup
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...e=THERMALRIGHT

I second that Push/pull
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post #4 of 8
Moved to Intel Air Cooling.
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I also recommend the ultra 120. Suprisingly my TT blue orb, which aint the greatest heatsink ever built, works like a charm with 20C idle and 36C load... but if you want quality assured, you cnat go wrong with the ultra 120, i am coming to think mine is just a stroke of luck more than anything
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ||LAW||Doom View Post
thermalright 120 ultra extreme with 2 120mm fans in a push/pull setup
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...e=THERMALRIGHT
For the fourth time I agree

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which fans would i need to buy for the thermalright 120 ultra for push/pull?
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post #8 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by Nick226 View Post
which fans would i need to buy for the thermalright 120 ultra for push/pull?
I'm using a Sanyo Denki as my push and a Panaflo as my pull.
107cfm push/85cfm pull.
Any fan <75 cfm will suffice.
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