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> Would it be OK to remove or just disconnect the fan and just leave the
> heatsink? I've seen some posts that say this is OK to do if no
> overclocking is done, which I'm not doing. Thanks for the response!
You could just remove the fan - if it is a well finned heatsink that
should be OK.