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Old 05-20-2007, 07:34 AM   #1 (permalink)
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hello all! i have built a comp around a athlon 64 2.2 939 cpu and am now looking to overclock a bit. what air cooler do you guys like? i would like to stay under
$50 and don't really want one of those 2 pound monsters hanging of the board.
right now while running intensive games i get about 46c-52c.
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tuniq tower, scythe(sumthin by them), thermalright extreme some of the good ones. my preference is the tuniq
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tuniq tower, scythe(sumthin by them), thermalright 120 extreme, zalman 9700/9500 some of the good ones. my preference is the tuniq
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agreed^
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by the way welcome to tech forums! hope u like it. b1gapl i beat u to it lol


artic freezer pro 7 is good and cheap too
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lol, I didn't even see this thread yet. I don't have the time to reply to everything, you know...lol.

I see it like this.....for, budget get the Freezer 7 Pro. For the best, get the Tuniq.
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ive learned from u well
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Old 05-20-2007, 09:49 PM   #8 (permalink)
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i was thinking of this one Thermaltake Venus Series K450 CPU Cooler CL-P0075 Cooling System Copper Base for AMD Opteron Athlon 64 Athlon 64 FX55-Best Computer Online Store Houston Buy Discount Prices Texas-Directron.com

what do you guys think? also anyone ever do business with directron? are they reliable? also thinking of getting a lcd from them.
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Um let's try a different one how about....

Arctic Cooling Freezer Pro 64 CPU Cooler for AMD K8

That's the cooler you want around your price range. I recommend really nothing else.
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yeah thats good i heard they cool really well for there price
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