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SOLVED which heatsink to buy????

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hi all
now i have amd 1.3 and asus a7v-e mb
i also have 3 case fans and a COOLERMASTER heatsink on my cpu
im not an overclocker but my temps are a bit high
idle 57c fuul load 60-62c
im wondering which heatsink to buy and will a nother will lower my temp greatly.
also do i have to buy also arctic 2 thermal or a goo heatsink will solve the problem
i saw globalwin WBK-38 for 33$ is it a good one??
please advise
The WBK-38 is probably better than your CoolerMaster, but it does not represent the best you can do. Few just a few dollars more, you can get a ThermalRight SK-6, or Millenium Glaciator. For a few dollars less, you can get a Gladiator. I have heard nothing but good things for that HSF. Probably the best bang-for-buck out there right not. Check the cooling forum for more ideas. Be careful judging your cooling performance using ASAU Probe. It is generally accepted that it reads a little high.

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