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    Having a blonde day.

    Right Ive been searching for an hour so far and cant for the life of me find out what this heatsink is



    I have no idea who its made by or where to find it, but I do remeber seeing a few reviews about it a while back, any ideas guys.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Not entirely sure as I haven't really got a clue when it comes to aftermarket heatsinks so I could be making a right fool of myself here.....

    At first glance I thought it might be one of the Zalman Aero's??

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    it looks suspiciously like a zalman type heatsink, something like 3 9700's bolted together as it has the looks of a custom job.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    zalmans are usually black or copper coloured though, i've not seen a silver/aluminium one.

    Certainly looks a lot like them though and does look like a bit of a bodge job..

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Quote Originally Posted by staffsMike View Post
    zalmans are usually black or copper coloured though, i've not seen a silver/aluminium one.

    Certainly looks a lot like them though and does look like a bit of a bodge job..

    ::: Zalman :::


    as i said it looks alot like 3 9700's with the top portion of fins cut away, the some cheap bright bar to join them, and as mike said it does look like a real botch job if was manufactured as opposed to someone modifying the bits.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    always thought that was black..ish



    plus the picture in the OP seems to have some sort of bind around the fins where the zalmans don't.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    ^^ Thats what i thought it was to start with.

    But i think it ooks more like a custom job to me, using three smaller heat sinks.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    true, the only thing i can think of for the use of them is

    a) heat dissipation form the main heatsink

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    b) to stop the bloody things from falling apart
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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    I know for a fact its not a zalman, although it does look like it.

    theres two pieces from what I can rememeber that move so it can be folded up like in the photo or un-folded from what I can recall I shall research some more but its really bugging me not knowing what it is now.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Think you are spot on staffsMike - doesn't get glowing reviews though! Rosewill hardly a well known name (or maybe they are in the US)

    The idea looks quite good, but the execution less so.
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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Or one of these, AURAS Technology Co., Ltd.

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Quote Originally Posted by peterb View Post
    Rosewill hardly a well known name (or maybe they are in the US)
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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    Maybe it should have been called Roswell, cos it looks like it's from a downed flying saucer!

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    Re: Having a blonde day.

    What a bizzar cooler.

    Is it any good? or is it one of thoes Lan-party-bling-with-a-price-tag-to-match products?

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