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Old 02-25-2005, 10:47 AM   #1 (permalink)
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http://www.overclockers.co.uk/acatal...Akasa_119.html

Its the one called
Akasa AK-855-BL Copper Base CPU Cooler (Socket 754 & 939) (HS-022-AK)

heres the specs incase you cant find it lol

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Supports AMD Opteron, Athlon 64 and Athlon 64 FX53 9 blades for massive airflow Crystal ocean 4-blue LED fan Copper base cooler

- Fan dim: 70 x 70 x 15mm
- Rated speed: 3800 RPM
- Sound: 30.51 dB(A)
- Air flow: 24.84 CFM
- Bearing: Ball bearing
- Heatsink dim: 77 x 68 x 41mm
- Thermal interface: AK-450 thermal compound pre-applied
i dont really wanna spend to much money on one, so is this going to be able to cool a 3200+ well enough ?
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*shrugs* i'd assum it's better than a stock cooler...looks cool too
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Old 02-25-2005, 12:13 PM   #3 (permalink)
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lol thats a peice of **** no effence 30.51 dba sound and it onoly has 24 cfm? thats crap not only its loud and it slow.. it barley pushes air u need 2 shoot about 50+ cfm for decent cooling buddy...
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Old 02-25-2005, 12:31 PM   #4 (permalink)
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Akasa AK-859 Copper CPU Cooler that one moves 60cfm, and is only £20.
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wheres that one ?

is it on the same page. Im just gonna have a look.

edit: that looks good actually, think i may well get that one. It has a fan controller too

so, if i get that one you suggested and an oem cpu, thats it yeah? nothing else ?
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just one word,,, THERMALRIGHT. the xp90 if you are short on room, and the xp20 if you got a lot of room
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yeah but those xp90 things dont have a fan do they ?
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you have to get a fan seperatley. They are really expensive though, ends up at like £50, you can get a cheap water cooling for a couple of pounds more.
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wish people would put that into american money -.- Anyways, the stock heatsink and fan on my cpu keeps it at 89F idle and 115 at the most heavy of loads...
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well it is just under $100, but it is cheaper to buy things in america.
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