Originally posted by curtcheese64
I think the Zalman 9500 has the mounting hardware for socket 478.
it does, but unless you have the room for that monster it won't fit. Most proprietary boxes don't. Hence why it was suggested with the 7000 but arctic cooling does put out a decent cooler for them as well...
As long as any one you get does not fit into the bracket like a stock cooler, as I stated before, you should be fine. (I burned an older chip my kid has before I realized that the stock was not touching.