Athlon heat sink & fan Tags: Heatsinks Heat Fan Overclocking Last response: October 23, 2001 1:47 PM in Overclocking Share Anonymous a b K Overclocking October 22, 2001 4:59:18 PM What's the best heat sink & fan for a Athlon 1.4? Thanks More about : athlon heat sink fan bum_jcrules October 22, 2001 5:32:10 PM For an Air-Cooled system it would have to be the (1) Alpha PAL 8045 with a Delta Fan. http://www.micforg.co.jp/c_pal8045e.html Test results from manufacturer: http://www.micforg.co.jp/c_pal8045e_other_fan.html Outside test results: http://www.anandtech.com/showdoc.html?i=1532&p=2 Second would be the Kanie Hedgehog W.(Wing) http://www.est.hi-ho.ne.jp/kanie/eproductsbodysocket.ht... See independent test results above. Third wouyld be the Thermalright SK6. This one is the cheapest yet with the best results. http://www.thermalright.com/sk6.htm Also: see independent results above. So there you have it in order. 1-Alpha ---------- PAL 8045 2-Kanie ---------- Hedgehog W 3-Thermalright --- SK6 <b>Too early for flapjacks? - Groundhog Day</b> funkdog October 22, 2001 5:45:49 PM I believe the two heavyweights at this point are: 1. Alpha Pal-8045 (once again Alpha is on top) 2. Swiftech mc462 - still at the peak <b>"These are my thoughts, your mileage may vary." Related resources Quiet heat-sink-fan solution for Athlon XP 1800+? - Forum Does Retail Box Athlon includes fan and heat sink? - Forum Will my heat sink CPU cooling fan support my build??? - Forum Best Case Choice (White) + Question about Heat Sink and Fan - Forum Which heat-sink/fan should I buy? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer bum_jcrules October 22, 2001 6:19:25 PM Funk, Which fan do you use on the Swiftech? <b>Gary!! There's a missle in my house. - Weird Science</b> FatBurger October 22, 2001 9:19:18 PM <A HREF="http://www.micforg.co.jp/c_pal8045e.html" target="_new">Click</A> <A HREF="http://www.micforg.co.jp/c_pal8045e_other_fan.html" target="_new">Click</A> <A HREF="http://www.anandtech.com/showdoc.html?i=1532&p=2" target="_new">Click</A> <A HREF="http://www.est.hi-ho.ne.jp/kanie/eproductsbodysocket.ht..." target="_new">Click</A> <A HREF="http://www.thermalright.com/sk6.htm" target="_new">Click</A> <font color=green>I post so you don't have to! 9/11 - RIP</font color=green> Boondock_Saint October 22, 2001 10:25:56 PM I use the Sanyo-Denki on my Swifttech. #1 = Alpha PAL 8045 #2 = Swifttech MCX-462-A :tongue: Have you ever tried cooking an egg on your HSF? Tasty. :tongue: funkdog October 23, 2001 1:47:05 PM ha, I only use Alpha heatsinks, and at the moment it's a Pal-6035 with a Thermaltake 60mm fan on it. Chills my 1ghz Athlon at 1333. Thinking of getting the 8045 at x-mas time and gunning for 1500. <b>"These are my thoughts, your mileage may vary." Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedInstalled new CPU heat sink and fan. Forum SolvedUnbearable sound of heat sink fan!!!! Forum SolvedShopping for a good Heat Sink Fan. Forum SolvedCan I get a different exhaust fan for my cpu cooler heat sink? Forum SolvedGood heat sink fan? Forum SolvedLooking for a CPU heat sink and fan Forum SolvedDo I NEED a heat sink or extra fan for this ? Forum SolvedWhat heat fan/sink and motherboard combination will work well with AMD Bulldozer FX4130 or AMD FX 4100 ? Forum Solvedremoving mobo for heat sink fan? Forum SolvedI have heat sink but I need good fan for it Forum SolvedCPU/Heat sink fan help Forum SolvedPossible Replacement CPU Fan/Heat Sink needed Forum Solvedheat sink fan Forum SolvedPhanteks fan pushing down on RAM heat sink. Forum SolvedHeat sink and fan Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !