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140 cfm help XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 ?

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February 25, 2008 8:06:03 PM

hey i am looking at a XIGMATEK HDT-S1283 to overclock my q6600 g0. I was thinking of replacing the stock fan with something like this http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/de12trblhisp.html
i was wondering how much this would bring down my temps and if it would help me obtain a higher oc.
btw noise doesn't matter
February 25, 2008 8:46:24 PM

That's hard to answer. My guess would be around 5C, but that really depends.
February 25, 2008 9:37:01 PM

ok, that would definitely be worth it for me then. thanks a bunch.
any other suggestions for fans? a lot of those deltas look good, and so does a scythe ultra kraze
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February 26, 2008 10:40:50 AM

lol im actually tempted, however 30 watts? lol that seems like a bit much
do you know of anyone who has tried lapping this hsf?
i wonder what results they got
February 29, 2008 10:54:36 PM

so has anyone ever tried lapping a XIGMATEK HDT-S1283?
it would be interesting
March 1, 2008 2:12:53 PM

that is heat pipe you talk about, do you know how thin that wall is? one tiny crack, the heat pipe become useless.
March 6, 2008 3:42:24 AM

bob8701 said:
that is heat pipe you talk about, do you know how thin that wall is? one tiny crack, the heat pipe become useless.


Haha, I have no clue how thin the wall is but lapping heat pipes doesn't sound like a good idea regardless. Well...it is fairly cheap...screw it...lap that bad boy but make sure to post video of it so that we can see what happens when you lap through a heat pipe wall. :ange: 
March 6, 2008 5:24:10 PM

the liquid inside the pipe is very little, so even you broken the pipe, the nake eye can not tell the different.
March 7, 2008 1:39:57 AM

Well, I'm sure you can lap it just a little. :) 
November 8, 2008 8:21:51 AM

lol a faster fan would do pretty much nothing. when i change my S963's fan from low to high the temps stay the same! :lol: 

(i like resurrecting googled threads :D )
November 8, 2008 12:02:36 PM

This is a useless necro....wth?
November 8, 2008 10:59:40 PM

he's saying a faster fan would be better, but with my fan going from slow to high yields no performance benefits so..
November 8, 2008 11:24:17 PM

"(i like resurrecting googled threads :D ) "

This is also from March. there a real reason y u brought it up?
November 9, 2008 1:34:23 AM

there is?
November 15, 2008 2:26:15 PM

ffs why is my thread resurrected?
im so confused
and btw venom higher airflow does in fact help. my friend went from the stock fan to a 90 cfm fan and i believe it dropped his temps by about 3c's
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