[rescue] Wanted: Xeon 7xxx Heatsink
Jonathan C. Patschke
jp at celestrion.net
Wed Mar 26 14:59:31 CDT 2008
On Wed, 26 Mar 2008, Brian Roth wrote:
> You can get them at Newegg for about $20.
Newegg does not carry any socket 604 heatsinks that will work in this
system. The stock heatsink is extremely tall, narrow, and passive
(there are a set of huge blowers in front of the CPU cage).
> Better than the stock junk and cheaper to boot. First thing I do for
> an overclocked gaming rig is to replace the heatsink and more
> importantly replace the lousy grease the factory uses.
I'll keep that in mind in case I ever need a four-socket server to play
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