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I know there are lots of threads about this. but made another anyways....

Anyways.

The TRUE heatsink everyone seems to have in their sig, is the aluminum one right not the 6lb copper one?

And what is the best cooler in which i don't have to lap for a e8400...

And maybe lapping in the future might be possible, but very lazy now.

The 3 i'm hearing about is TRUE, Xigma or something, and OCZ vendetta 2

Is there a site with comparisions?

And push/pull in people's sig is a 2 fan system correct?

And this "direct touch" is it better?

I guess that's it.... thanks.
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Also for removing thermal paste, would 70% isopropanol be okay?
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For a Dual Core Xigmatek HDT-S1283 will be best for its money.
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Direct touch is better for transfering heat to the pipes, not to the air. A true combined with a s1283 would be the own.
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thanks so the vendetta 2 was the best?

Well I'll see whats on sale during boxing day and go on from there.

Thanks.
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They didn't do those tests right for someone who will OC.
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XIGMATEK HDT-S1283
Retention Bracket
The Retention Bracket helps alot and I hate push pins so much so yeah..
    
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post #9 of 17
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Quote:
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They didn't do those tests right for someone who will OC.
How so? and i will be ocing so what do you think would be the best? TRUE?


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Originally Posted by Lemondrips View Post
XIGMATEK HDT-S1283
Retention Bracket
The Retention Bracket helps alot and I hate push pins so much so yeah..
Yeah i have a retention bracket, i was suppose to buy a ocz vend2 off someone but they backed out so i have a bracket for no use... lol

does the TRUE come with one?
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thanks so the vendetta 2 was the best?

Well I'll see whats on sale during boxing day and go on from there.

Thanks.
DualCore - Xig or Vendetta 2 (w/ backplate mounting kit)
Quad- I would use a true myself

Quote:
Originally Posted by Marin View Post
They didn't do those tests right for someone who will OC.
This is true but for a dual either is still a good choice
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