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I've been looking at doing this to my stock AMD cooler..seeing how it works replacing it with a decent aftermarket if it's not effective enough. So tell me what you think!

Buying the Thermaltake Ducting Mod: http://techreviewer.com/viewpage.cfm/ui/040226130353

And Putting a Powerful 80 MM Fan on it, thought I'd give it a shot seeing as it wouldn't be expensive and something interesting to test.

And does that only fit thermaltake heatsinks?
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Why not just get a better cpu cooler?
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I might just wanted opinions on this
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I wouldn't, if you wanted to do something try getting one of these
http://www.svc.com/fa80120-uvblu.html

Then get a nice 120mm fan and you will get much better airflow and from a bigger area.

Also you will need less cfm because as you reduce down to the heatsink stock fan size you will increase air speed. So a 40 cfm fan would actually be a ton of air.
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You can build that yourself but just getting an old 80mm, removing the fan, and putting the case in between the fan and cooler. Would also look better.

OR like lemans81 said, just go with a 120mm fan. (I like both of these ideas)
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Cheers, why question is would it actually be worth it?
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Cheers, why question is would it actually be worth it?
On its own, yes.

When you consider other options,no.

So if you give yourself the choice of with or without it, go for it.
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