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Old 05-22-2009, 05:36 PM   #21
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Default Re: Heatsink Zalman question

My next order I am going to pick up 2 one to push in air and to push out
I guess that apevia fan I picked up was short lived.

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Old 05-22-2009, 05:40 PM   #22
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well Im gonna warn ya those things are LOUD...

They are louder than the 45 dba they are advertised for if you have them infront of a grill to but if you dont mind a loud fan then those things will give ya a really big difference in airflow in your case...

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Old 05-22-2009, 06:40 PM   #23
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Default Re: Heatsink Zalman question

Originally Posted by newjacksm View Post
I just hooked up a Zalman heat sink first off the thing is not completly tight I can wiggle it a couple mm to the left and right.
That is normal for a Zalman heat sink. It does move a little. It's nothing to worry about.

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