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Can I use my Thermaltake True 120 on a Sandy Bridge CPU?

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I've been using a Thermaltake TRUE Black 120 heatsink on my E8400 CPU and it's one very amazing heatsink but I'm looking to upgrade to a Sandy Bridge CPU.

Can I still use this heatsink?

On the Thermaltake site, they sell an "LGA 1156" bolt-through kit but Sandy Bridge is LGA 1155 and I'm not sure this bolt-through kit is compatible with the TRUE...
Edited by sofakng - 4/4/11 at 4:57am
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yes the holes line up excactly the same
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yes... you can pull on it....
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Do I need any adapters or anything?

I thought I saw an "LGA 1156 Bolt-through Kit" for sale (but Sandy Bridge is LGA 1155?)
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yes the kit will work for 1155 the holes are identical..
you need either a 1156 or 1155 mounting system obviously tho if the TRUE isnt universal for 1156 I am not sure but if it is it will bolt right on to a 1155 board. If it doesnt come universal to mount on 1156 you will need a kit to do so
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That's Thermalright, not Thermaltake
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