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Old 03-14-2005, 08:45 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Volcano 10+ tweak

I have the Thermaltake Volcano 10+ CPU fan and heat sink.

I made it drop the CPU temp another 5 degrees.

Simply remove the silver fan cover, and flip the fan over.

It works better and it is quiter with out the fan gaurd.

Give it a try.

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Old 03-14-2005, 08:55 AM   #2 (permalink)
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thanks for the tip.

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Old 03-14-2005, 03:01 PM   #3 (permalink)
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That's why you should just get the zalman, no fan cover.
<font size=\"1\">Intel Pentium 4 3.4GHZ HT-------------------AMD Athlon 64 3000+ Winchester
Intel Stock CPU Cooler------------------------Zalman 7700-Cu
Idle: 51C---------------------------------------Idle: 21C
Load: 72C--------------------------------------Load: 28C
ASUS P4C800-E Deluxe-----------------------GIGABYTE K8NF4-9 NForce4 4X
512MBX2 Corsair XMS 2-2-2-5 PC-3200-----512MBX2 Corsair XMS 2-2-2-5 PC-3200
ATI RADEON X800 XT Platinum Edition-------ATI RADEON X800 XL
Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS----------Creative Sound Blaster Audigy 2 ZS
Western Digital Raptor 37GB 10K------------2X Western Digital SATA150 Caviar SE 80GB RAID 0
Antec True 480W------------------------------Thermaltake Silent PurePower 680W
Zalman 5.1 Headphones----------------------Zalman 5.1 Headphones
Zalman High Sensitivity Microphone----------Zalman High Sensitivity Microphone
Microsoft Multimedia Keyboard 1.0A----------Logitech Media Keyboard
Microsoft Intellimouse Explorer 4.0A---------Logitech MX510
3DMark05: 5,928------------------------------3DMark05: 5,000</font>
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Old 03-14-2005, 04:05 PM   #4 (permalink)
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no thats why u get the TT112
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