Direct Die 8700K Mounting help
Running a delidded 8700k without gluing the IHS?
Hello, this is my first post on this forum so I hope I put it in the right place. I'm almost ready with my new 8700k build, I'm just waiting for the RAM and GPU to arrive and I will be delidding the CPU with the Dr. Delid tool. My question is, is there a possibility for the die to crack from moun...
Main question as above, which one would you guys choose if longevity (1yr+ before next maintenance) is a consideration?I have decided to delid my 3770K and now that I'm switching to a waterblock instead of a fat, heavy heatsink - much lower chances of cracking the die and easier to mount prop...
Water cooling a socket 2011 CPU direct die method?
As the title suggests, I am contemplating removing the IHS off of a socket 2011 CPU (Thinking of getting a second-hand E5-1650/v2) and wondering how I would go direct-die mounting a Bitspower water block, and whether anyone has tried a similar process before?I'm going to be getting the Monoblo...
FX-6300 Die Orientation
So the FX-6300 is basically a rectangular shape under the IHS. My question is does anyone know what way the die sits in respect to the labelling on the IHS? Im going to be mounting a Zalman CNPS8900 on one and the heatpipes are quite spread out on the bottom and want them to have the most direct ...
Direct die waterblock that is compatible with FM2+?
Does such a product exist?I am cooling my 4770K with a EK block using their Naked Ivy kit for direct mounting but I have not been able to locate anything comparative for AMD blocks. I was thinking of delidding the A10-7850K but it doesn't seem like there is any option for direct die mounting.....
3570k Direct die info needed
Has anyone done a direct die with a Intel 3570k and a sabertooth z77 board. I have a swiftech H220 cooler and wonder what I will need to mount this setup direct die. My 3570k is already delided and just needs some tips in the direct die process. Any help appreciated.
CPU-380I Direct Die 3570K
I have some questions about my current build. I just ordered a Koolance CPU-380I water block and plan on water cooling my 3570K. The 3570K is already delidded and I was considering mounting the block directly on the die.Q1: Does direct die cooling net any gain? In other words, does the increas...
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