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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-02-2003, 10:34 AM Thread Starter
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Differences between copper and alum CPU fan?

What can one expect temp wise out of the two materials?
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post #2 of 3 (permalink) Old 09-02-2003, 01:57 PM
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Copper theoretically has better heat dissipation. I've never had any heat problems with systems I've built, using either copper or aluminum, so I've never had a need to test the temps with them to find out exactly what kind of difference one or the other makes.

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