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as you can see my mosfets are bare and I actually burnt my finger on them :s imag0081u.jpg
where can I get some coolers that are really cheap and dont require mounting holes as this MB does not have any.

edit I took the picture on my phone so thats why the flash looks so harsh :s
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Same thing happened with me, but apparently its normal for this board, and mine actually have heatsinks on them. mad.gif
I placed a 92mm fan over it and solved the issue.
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I see that you are in the UK so you probably can't (or don't want to) order from frozen cpu. I thought I could at least link these and show you what to look for from a UK vendor.

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g40/c21/s226/list/p1/Air_Cooling-VGA_HeatsinksCoolers-Misc_Heatsinks-Page1.html
    
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Originally Posted by Epitope;11995636 
I see that you are in the UK so you probably can't (or don't want to) order from frozen cpu. I thought I could at least link these and show you what to look for from a UK vendor.

http://www.frozencpu.com/cat/l3/g40/c21/s226/list/p1/Air_Cooling-VGA_HeatsinksCoolers-Misc_Heatsinks-Page1.html

UK links would be better, nowhere seems to have them, no luck on amazon. most vga memory coolers seem too wide :s
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post #5 of 15
These are popular for mosets.http://www.enzotechnology.com/mos-c1.htm#.
Check the "where to buy" tab to find a dealer of your choice.
I did a quick google and none of the uk retailers I searched has them though.YMMV

Good luck

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post #6 of 15
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Originally Posted by Gyro;11995785 
These are popular for mosets.http://www.enzotechnology.com/mos-c1.htm#.
Check the "where to buy" tab to find a dealer of your choice.
I did a quick google and none of the uk retailers I searched has them though.YMMV

Good luck

Gyro

thanks, but I cant use any of the sites because there all in euro frown.gif
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Worst case (if you can't find factory made), make them yourself. Find a couple of cheap AMD XP heatsinks, or similar, cut them into the sizes that you need, whether individual or in "strips" that will straddle several of the mosfets at one time and them stick them on with thermal adhesive, such as the Arctic Lumina linked below. How ghetto it turns out will simply be a factor of how much effort you put into the cutting job (and of course, what tools you have at your disposal).

[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Arctic-Premium-Ceramic-Thermal-Adhesive/dp/B001JYQ9WO"]Amazon.com: Arctic Alumina Premium Ceramic Thermal Adhesive - Thermal adhesive: Electronics[/ame]

Here is an "old" how-to guide done on an Abit NF7

http://www.overclockers.com/poormans-abit-nf7-series-chipsetmosfet-cooling/
post #9 of 15
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Originally Posted by Gyro;11995886 
How about here https://www.thewatercoolingshop.co.uk/Enzotech-Passive-Mosfet-Cooler-MOS-C1.html

Gyro

that's perfect thanks!
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post #10 of 15
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Reefa_Madness;11995925 
Worst case (if you can't find factory made), make them yourself. Find a couple of cheap AMD XP heatsinks, or similar, cut them into the sizes that you need, whether individual or in "strips" that will straddle several of the mosfets at one time and them stick them on with thermal adhesive, such as the Arctic Lumina linked below. How ghetto it turns out will simply be a factor of how much effort you put into the cutting job (and of course, what tools you have at your disposal).

Amazon.com: Arctic Alumina Premium Ceramic Thermal Adhesive - Thermal adhesive: Electronics

Here is an "old" how-to guide done on an Abit NF7

http://www.overclockers.com/poormans-abit-nf7-series-chipsetmosfet-cooling/

thanks I couldnt find any adhesive. this is all a little expensive but oh well :s
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