Coolermaster Tx2 on socket 1156 Tags: Heatsinks Cooler Master Socket Intel i5 Overclocking Last response: January 2, 2011 1:22 PM in Overclocking Share cah59 December 30, 2010 1:12:54 PM I want to replace the stock cpu fan on an i5-760. I have a TX2 from a previous socket 775 build and was considering using it in lieu of the stock fan. Does anybody have any experience adapting the TX2 to such a situation? More about : coolermaster tx2 socket 1156 acer0169 a b K Overclocking January 2, 2011 10:51:12 AM It would probably cast the same in tools and / or materials as a cheap cooler for your i5. I would suggest just getting a new cooler and not risk having a botch-job . m 0 l abully a b K Overclocking January 2, 2011 11:34:27 AM watch this video on how to do this... its pretty easy on a cooler with mounting kit ... it may work... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer cah59 January 2, 2011 1:22:28 PM abully said:watch this video on how to do this... its pretty easy on a cooler with mounting kit ... it may work... Thanks for your reply. I just stayed with the stock cooler and for now will not overclock. Idle temps are about 31 degrees C. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCan a Cooler Master Hyper TX3 EVO Cooling Fan fit on an Intel LGA1156 socket? Forum SolvedLGA 1156 socket mother board Forum Solved1156 socket question (ram) Forum SolvedUpgrade for 1156 Socket -Currently have i7 860 @ 2.8ghz Forum SolvedTrying to change the i3 2nd gen to LGA 1156 Socket Forum SolvedSocket 1156 and intel sata 3 6 gb/s support? Forum SolvedWill a socket 1156 cpu work with an 1155 motherboard Forum SolvedProcessor for LGA1156 socket? Forum SolvedIs the Ivy Bridge socket compatible with a 1156 based cooler? Forum SolvedCoolermaster v8(1155)will do for socket 1150??? Forum SolvedSocket LGA 1156 Heatsink Forum SolvedSocket 1156 with SLI Forum SolvedFaulty Motherboard 1156 CPU socket Forum SolvedIntel 1155 / 1156 Socket Forum SolvedSocket 1156 pentium Forum SolvedBest upgradable Socket LGA1156 MOB Forum SolvedWill LGA 1156 Socket support Interl Core 2 Quad Q6600 Forum SolvedIs i7-950 Compatible with socket 1156? Forum Hey, I have just thought of upgrading my cpu from a i3 550 (old) to a mew i5 3570k but the socket on the i3 is 1156 and on the Forum SolvedIntel i5-750 (socket 1156) and Server 2003 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !