Originally Posted by stonedsurd
I have the same board and yes, the northbridge gets rather toasty.
I don't mind, I'm sticking with the cheapest solution till I can afford those nice Enzotech forged copper heatsinks
I would do the same, but in order to reduce the system noise, i have kept airflow to a minimum and only have it where its needed.
So moving the mosfets and NB on to water is really the only happy option for me. Although i bet the temps are high due to the bubble gum TIM! lol!
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