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Northbridge cooler?

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looking for a cooler for my MB. i was looking at the Zalman ZM-NB32J on newegg. i want it to a)keep it cooler and b)be quieter and cheap lol. will passive cooling like that zalman work ok? right now my load temp for chipset is 60 lolol.
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With your case, your air flow should be good enough to keep it at or under 40c...
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wow, i hope my temps dont end up like that when i put my 3.0 prescott in tomorrow...
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LOL oh crap im sorry didnt notice this was intel section, YEAH go for that NB cooler man!
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lol ya me pressy upped it bigtime from my old northwood. and ya i think ima go with that zalman, thanks all
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