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will either of them fit?

whats the best place to get a TRUE?
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We won't know if they fit if we don't know what case you have

I was going to suggest to get it from newegg but they're out of stock.
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newegg doesnt have the one with 6 heatpipes on both sides....
also i found one for about $65 shipped. is that a good deal?
seems a bit much for a heatsink =/
never the less its the best of the best....

i mean will it fit as in not get in the way the motherboard's components and RAM. things like that.

i dont know what case to get but i know its going to be huge....
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will either of them fit?

whats the best place to get a TRUE?
Both of these coolers will work with the EVGA because they both support socket 775 setups.

The Vendetta 2 seems to be one of the best air coolers on the market right now.

Review

If you want a TRUE it will have to be lapped to match the performance of the Vendetta. If you dont want to lap it yourself then check out a retailer that will lap it for you.

You will also have to match a quality fan to it because it does not come with one. For a Dual Core a 120x25mm fan(50-60CFM) would be fine. For a quad I would recommend a 120x38mm(75+ CFM) fan. I am not sure how much heat that P4 puts out compared to the newer chips.

CrazyPC offers the lapping option and some of the members have reported quality work.

If you are worried about it fitting in your case the OCZ and the TRUE are around the same size (159mm,160mm) respectively. Just measure that height from your mobo. I have a mid tower case and the TRUE fits, but it is very tight.
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the heatsink is going to be on my new E8400.
if the temp is really low at stock then i'll push the FSB a little.

you cant lap that Vendetta 2 right? since the heatpipes are right there...
when i looked at it i swear i could see gaps on the bottom from the heatpipes...

is $65 to the door a good deal on a TRUE?
how much did you guys get it for?

well the worst thing that can happen is it blocks my memory slot....or i cant get my hands in to mount it...
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I think these guys got all you need: http://www.tankguys.biz/
 
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