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    Athlon cooling...

    Namely 2500 mobile barton cooling

    What is everyone using? Im thinking of getting on at some point but i need some good cooling to go with it. I have a 1700 at 2.2 at the moment with a coolermaster x dream on- coolings great but its too noisy.

    Water coolings a bit out of my pricerange and skill range so can anyone reccomend a good hsf. I have been looking at this http://www.cpucitystore.co.uk/catalo...roducts_id=453 and thinking of putting a 92mm papst on top, not a cheap solution of air coolling either but worth considering.

    So what are you mobile barton users using ?

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    Yeah, SLK's are class. I used a SLK800 for aages with a 80mm pabst. Did an admirable job. Still hav it if u want it.
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    Yeah, SLK's are class. I used a SLK800 for aages with a 80mm pabst. Did an admirable job. Still hav it if u want it.
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    I would use my old SLK900 if I hadn't upgraded to water

    My m8 has my old one now and its doing an excellent job on his 2500

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    Double check it will fit on your mobo though mate
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    i use a Volcano 12 as well.
    Does the job & you can turn the fan rpm up & down to suit your needs.
    It is a bit noisy used at 5700rpm though
    Last edited by BUFF; 11-05-2004 at 07:12 PM.

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    I know the chips a bit old and everything but im cooling my sisters thunderbird 1.3ghz with a coolermaster x-dream at 32C. This is on the lowest speed so its nearly silent Also when i turn it up to full i can get it to about 28C but its bloody noisy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Agent
    Double check it will fit on your mobo though mate
    thats a good point!, does anyone have an slk800 on their nf7? if not no worry

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    I use a Thermaltake silent boost. It's dead quiet, really quiet, and it keeps my 2500+ (over clocked to 3200+) at 38 degrees constantly, highest i've ever seen it is 48, that was on a really hot day last year. Not only that, it's dirt cheap form ebuyer, I couldn't recommend it enough. And i'm using the supplied thermal compound that came with it.

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    I use an Alpha PAL 8045 with a 120mm convertor and a 120mm Antec fan set to low on a Zalman fan mate controller. It's almost silent and it keeps my 2500+ (non-mobile) at 2.3GHz at around 50 degrees, and it is actually silent in comparison to my hard disks which are the noisiest things in the system (2 Maxtor DM+9s in RAID 0).

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    What board? please someone tell me it'l fit my nf7-s v2.0 ?

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