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Yeah, I had to do that when I mounted my Tuniq vertically instead of horizontally. Even then i had to mod the fan to fit properly...

Thanks for all your help guys.. I repped everyone I could..

Also... this might be a weird question ... do you think I could use the Tuniq backplate to hold the TRUE? lol. I know, it's strange, but I think it might work.. (hopefully if the screws are the same..)

The reason I ask is cause I heard the backplate of the Tuniq is a peice to remove...
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I've got the Scythe Zipang, was on sale in Akiba the day I went PC parts shopping, so I got it for under 30 bucks. Word of caution though, the 140 mm fan is nice and so is the radiator but you will probably have to lap the hell out of the contact area as they went and chrome plated the copper block....for what reason I do not know. I have the q6600 running at 3.24Ghz with full load prime 95 large fft @ 50c. Here in Japan the favorites price/performance-wise are the NinjaPlus and Andy Samurai Master (such corny stereotypical names I know but I don't make the choices...) Here's a link but its in Japanese: http://kakaku.com/sku/pricemenu/cpucooler.htm

Heres the full list in terms of popularity: http://kakaku.com/ranking/itemview/cpucooler.htm

Hope this helps.
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xigmatek hdt-s1283 hdt cooler is better than the TRUE aperently


Yea, but no thanks im not buying that....


Anyways, Shawnjo, get some Scythe Slipstream fans... they rock. i have the 38mm version that does something like 133cfm... not exactly quiet in my antec 900 but not to bad. Get a fan controller, it'll solve that problem.
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So here's what I ordered:

1 ThermalRight Ultra-120 eXtreme w/ Lap job
2 x 120x38mm 114 Cfm Panaflo 3 Pin Fans
1 Gram Shin-etsu
1 Rinky Dink Fan Pin extension.

all for 150 shipped to canada.
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yea ok it isent as good i seen the x-bit labs test and its usualy 2-5c higher... wonder if hdt would improve the true?
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post #36 of 43
Why did you get two fans? The extra 1-2C isn't worth the extra noise/headache. Plus the heatsink only comes with one set of fan clips. Better have some extra zip ties handy.
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post #37 of 43
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lol, i wanted to go against the advice of the almighty afzsom! Nah, i just wanted to see how much louder it actually would be. And damn, I will need some more clips. Zip ties here I come!

I'm just kinda kicking myself in the pants. I coulda got a Scythe fan for like 9.99 but I chose the Panaflo.. OOPS.
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post #38 of 43
The Nocuta NH-U12P cools as good or better than the Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme, and comes with two sets of fan clips so you can easily mount dual 120mm fans on it. Sounds like you already ordered though, no big deal.
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yeah, I emailed CrazyPC asking them, no... pleading with them to include another set of fan pins lol. *Cross my fingers*

thanks for the input guys.
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post #40 of 43
The TRUE Does not dissapoint.

Dual fans is best for low-speed fans - keeps the air moving with silence - good if you have fan controllers

Or you can put the fan on your exhaust that the TRUE is aimed at... and have efficient heat removal from your case
    
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