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I currently have a Nvidia Geforce GT 240. The stock fan died on me so I purchased a Vantec IceBerq 4 Pro but it does not mount properly so I returned it. What heatsink/fan combo should I get?
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post #2 of 18
this one will work:http://www.arctic.ac/en/p/cooling/vg...ro.html?c=2182

this one too:http://www.arctic.ac/en/p/cooling/vg...ro.html?c=2182
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post #3 of 18
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Thanks I really appreciate it, I also added heatsinks to the video cards memory, is that cooler going to sit nicely with the heatsinks?
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post #4 of 18
you have to look at the pics,but i think they come with ram sinks too
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post #5 of 18
Arctic cooling GPU heatsinks from my experience either come with VRAM sinks....

or have ones you can get for it
post #6 of 18
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Originally Posted by AMOCO View Post
you have to look at the pics,but i think they come with ram sinks too
They are included but they are not really great, so if you have already mounted others wich are better leave them on if they are not too much tall being in the way of the heatsink.
but if you still have to buy them don't buy them beacuse they are included.
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post #7 of 18
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It seems like its too large for my smaller card, do you know of any smaller ones that would fit it?
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post #8 of 18
actually they are all bigger
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post #9 of 18
-you can try with an old Zalman vf9000CU




The Zalman VF700 should work too but I wasn't able to find pictures.
Edited by Ctekcop - 1/27/11 at 3:16am
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post #10 of 18
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I was looking at this one but idk if it will fit my card.
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