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 What kind of heat sink fan do I need for my CPU? - Forum Will my heat sink CPU cooling fan support my build??? - Forum Heat sink fan for new motherboard - 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 Solvedproblem with heat sink fan and psu Forum SolvedBest Case Choice (White) + Question about Heat Sink and Fan Forum SolvedWhich heat-sink/fan should I buy? Forum 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 More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !