Motherboard Power Pin - Page 3 - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Hardware > New Systems | Building and Buying
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 04-27-2006, 02:43 AM   #21 (permalink)
Wizard Techie
 
CrazeD's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: Maine
Posts: 3,736
Send a message via AIM to CrazeD Send a message via MSN to CrazeD
Default

That fan is for an Intel Socket 775 board, it won't work with AMD.

The heatsinc goes down ontop of the CPU and then a metal piece goes inside and pops into a tab on either side of the socket, and then you push down on a retainer to hold it inplace.

On Intel's Socket 775, there is 4 holes in the motherboard inwhich the heatsinc has plastic pins that secure it, that's how that one works.
__________________

__________________

Intel Q9400 | Gigabyte EP45-UD3P | G.Skill 2x2GB DDR2 1000 | XFX HD5870

Need website help? PM me!
CrazeD is offline  
Old 04-27-2006, 02:46 AM   #22 (permalink)
True Techie
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 197
Default

is watercooling and a fan the only choice for temp control ? do they have the same technology like a air conditioner inside the computer? do you think that would work if they have one or if they had one?
__________________

__________________
<font face="Symbol">™</font> 175 Opertan CPU
<font face="Symbol">™</font> WD Raptor 150gB
<font face="Symbol">™</font> WD Caviar 750gB
<font face="Symbol">™</font> OCZ DDR500 Plat 2gB
<font face="Symbol">™</font> DFI Lanparty nF4
<font face="Symbol">™</font> eVga 7950GT KO
<font face="Symbol">™</font> OCZ GamexStream 700w
<font face="Symbol">™</font> Big Typhoon Cooling
KlNGPlN is offline  
Old 04-27-2006, 11:05 AM   #23 (permalink)
Ultra Techie
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Posts: 769
Default

there have been many posts about this in the ocing and modding forum, you should check it out there, and post aftermarket cooling stuff there...you'll get better help.

watercooling and fans are the most common ways, but there is also silent cooling, well mainly for the cpu. and it's not worth the trouble to put a/c through your computer.
__________________

compy is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:42 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.