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Alpenföhn Brocken 2 CPU Cooler & Wingboost 2 Fans Start Selling

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With the Brocken 2, the cooling specialist Alpenföhn is serving up another incredible piece of engineering for all hardware enthusiasts out there. Taking the experience gained from the first Brocken cooler, the feedback from thousands of customers and the online community, the Brocken 2 raises the envelope in performance cooling for a single tower cooler.

The result is a premium grade cooler, not too extravagant but with incredible cooling powers, edgy design, excellent quality and a long list of useful features paired with the newly designed 140 mm PWM fan. These aspects lift the new Brocken 2 beyond the pinnacle of the original Brocken cooler.

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Sup with the name? why are they living in a bubble of their on language?
 
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ALEMAN FORWARD!.......or is this Dutch?
 

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I thought it was German hence ALEMAN FORWARD. However I sometimes mess up and mistake it for Dutch. Its so hard for me to tell without hearing it in person. I can still hear my Grandmother cussing at me in German.
 
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I always imagined the coolers with big spaces between the fins like this and Thor's hammer would run best in an oil rig, but I can't imagine anyone bothering to do that test.
 

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Alpenföhn Brocken

Alpen = Alpine or Alps

Föhn (Foehn) = Meteorology phenomenom in high mountains http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fohn

Brocken = Name of an alpine place in Germany

So basically they just gave their new product the name of a meteorological effect in a certain place in Germany.
 
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Looks decent now we need to see how it performs. With a 140mm fan it's going to need considerable room around the DIMM slots, so 2x may be the typical install.