Originally Posted by iLLz
Ugh, that is going to be a bitch to clean the dust out of it. I have the CNPS9700NT and since you cannot remove the fans, its very difficult to get between the fan blades and the copper fins to clear out the dust buildup.
Honestly I wish they had removable fans just to make cleaning all the more simple.
You remove the fan along with the stand that holds the fan.
I've used almost all kind of Zalman hsf before, and have no problem removing the fan.