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Warm Tek Displays a Refreshing New Heatsink Design

Mar 27, 2005
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Problem again with increased surface area without having adequate airflow around it... Then you have the conduction part nailed but have no dissipation i.e. lots of very hot air accumulating in the center of this thing with no way it can be replaced by cooler air.

Looks very backyard DIY though ;)
Sep 2, 2011
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These remind me of the OLD Swiftech Design. Those sucker's we're about the heaviest CPU cooler I've ever owned. Very Solid.


Actually back in a day i considered buying one of those and a couple of delta fans,(to mount on top of each other), to cool my pentium 4. Good old days :D
Mar 10, 2010
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Originally Posted by phanbuey
I have a feeling that these will not work very well.

I was about to say the same...although I cant quite figure out why, could it be that it might have to do with heat not being properly moved away from the rods since they are positioned that way? Plus the base of the heatsink seems to have a very uneven surface, far from mirror flat with a lot of micro-holes that won't perform great even with excelent thermal paste (too many micro air-bubbles)
lapping that would be a right mare, and they arent heat pipes, they are copper rods ,heat pipes would work better
Jun 13, 2009
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Benchmark Scores later...
We got so much better coolers now a days & specially with heat pipe & lots of them are cheap to buy
Anyhow i won't be buying one that for sure...

Let's play badminton. Anyone?
Yeah! sure why not?
But ill throw first , then i am out of there & not coming back ever... :D
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May 1, 2012
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I hope it performs. The cooler looks great. Maybe it can be reviewed sometime by TPU?
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All I can think of is the fan pushing dust right down to the base of those "thingy's" trapping the heat from reaching the top... and also being a bitch to clean.
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Feb 8, 2005
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Oh god hear they go again. These did not perform the first time, they will not this time around either.
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If you pull just one rod out, the whole foundation would crumble XD