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Here people, long time since I've posted anything here but I didn't see anything about this around yet, so here you go.

Scythe Mine 2 CPU Heatsink Review


I've been watching this cooler a bit, but knowing with what fan and mounting system it would come I didn't get my hopes up to high and it seems that was correct. Shame, really.. Scythe could do much better, I'm sure.
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post #2 of 10
Looks like a Mugen 2 with the middle cut off and replaced with a fan.

Btw, I hate how the guy in the vid pronounced "Scythe" as "Skythe"
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post #3 of 10
Same bloody annoying mount as the Mugen 2.
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post #4 of 10
waiting for some better reviews, he tests the coolers in different cases with different casefans!
On a sidenote:
why does hecompare a 1700rpm fan to a 1200rpm fan noisewise. i mean, it' a plus that you actually have a wider rpm range with pwm and a potentiometer on there.
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Horrible Horrible reviewer.

I dont even want to finish watching it.

I with they would replace that fan in the middle with more heat pipes and fins. I could care less about the size of it i want more surface area.
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post #6 of 10
Quote:
Originally Posted by StuffStuff1 View Post
Horrible Horrible reviewer.

I dont even want to finish watching it.

I with they would replace that fan in the middle with more heat pipes and fins. I could care less about the size of it i want more surface area.
Then you will have a Scythe Mugen 2, an excellent heatsink . . . with the same "fiddly" mounting system.
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post #7 of 10
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Then you will have a Scythe Mugen 2, an excellent heatsink . . . with the same "fiddly" mounting system.
I got the Mugen 2. its not big enough.
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how about this one?



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post #9 of 10
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It might not be the most accurate review but at least it's honest and he gives you a clear description about what you can expect from the cooler.

I wonder how complicated it could be to design and manufacture a better mounting system.
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post #10 of 10
I own the Scythe Mugen 2 as well and I don't really find it's mounting system that bad, however it's the 1st cooler I've ever mounted so I'd be happy if you could explain the good and bad things about this.

BTW, I'm using AM3.
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