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Wow! I'm humbled by all this "Ghetto Greatness" but I still have to add my latest foray into seeking ever greater cooling for my poor MSI X58 Pro, which was somewhat crippled by a too-small Northbridge heatsink. What do you all think?

I wanted to get a larger fan on the Northbridge but the space was limited.... well, my imagination wasn't so I managed to squeeze this 60mm in there. Does it work? Oh Yes! to the tune of about 10c. The Northbridge temp maxes out at about 42c from 52c
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Originally Posted by hollywood406 View Post
Wow! I'm humbled by all this "Ghetto Greatness" but I still have to add my latest foray into seeking ever greater cooling for my poor MSI X58 Pro, which was somewhat crippled by a too-small Northbridge heatsink. What do you all think?

I wanted to get a larger fan on the Northbridge but the space was limited.... well, my imagination wasn't so I managed to squeeze this 60mm in there. Does it work? Oh Yes! to the tune of about 10c. The Northbridge temp maxes out at about 42c from 52c
That is epic! Haha xD

VERY nice idea! +rep!
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El-Cheapo HD Cooler thanks to a dab of AC Thermal Adhesive, and yes it sort of worked.

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post #54 of 7143
You can check out a setup I had going for a while in my room. The link is in my sig. Basically I needed to find a way to get two fans over top of my out-of-case setup. So I attached the fans to my side panel, and put the panel overtop a lamp. I used an old PSU, some cd's, and a can of super duster as my counterbalance. Check out the pics
    
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LOL nice posts
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when its off



when its on, 2 modes, just plain on and sound reactive

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NICE, do want, where did you get that wall adapter? what kind etc...
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NICE, do want, where did you get that wall adapter? what kind etc...
Cut the end off of one that you don't need. As long as the output matches what you need it will work.
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post #59 of 7143
Funny, I just posted this over in the H50 fan club thread, where it prolly don't belong. Had I known there was dedicated thread here, I would have made this picture a Post your "ghetto rigging" shenanigins exclusive .
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great thread this, i especially like this mod
    
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