FrostyTech.com Heatsink Reviews and Analysis
      
TOP 5 Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Low Profile Heat Sinks     TOP 5 Liquid Coolers    
 Reviews + Articless     News     HSF Mfg's Index     Advanced Search    

Cho Liang CB0309Z17 P4 m478 Heatsink Review
Cho Liang CB0309Z17 P4 m478 Heatsink Review
  74%   
Abstract: In any case, the bright-red anodized CB0309Z17 is for the socket 478 pentium 4 processor and it will be interesting to see how the results fare.

 Company link  Category  Published  Author 
Cho Liang   Cooling / Heatsinks   Jul 14, 2002   Max Page  
Home > Reviews > Page Title: Checking out the heatsink from all sides

CB0309Z17 Heatsink From All Angles

The Fans:
ChoLiang use PowerLogic fans on all the heatsinks we have tested from them up to this point. These fans aren't quite the brand of YSTech or Delta, but so far they have proven to be pretty decent performers. Given the noise levels this heatsink creates I would guess that the fan uses at least one sleeve bearing in addition to a ball bearing. The fan supports RPM monitoring and connects via a standard 3-pin motherboard fan header.

Bare Heatsink:
Note the three holes around the outside of the center core. This part of the heatsink is actually a separate component, so the thermal interface between these two points will be of great interest to us, and reflect directly on how this heatsink performs under a thermal load. The pegs are about 2mm square.

Side A:
The clipping mechanism is built onto the heatsink and very easy to operate, though the clips could be bent up slightly more for a firmer grip. The fan attaches to the heatsink by the fan shroud which keeps the entire assembly slightly above the top of the central core. Fins are 0.7mm thick at the tips and spaced roughly 2mm apart. The fins themselves are 24mm in height.

Side B:
The retention assembly Cho-Liang use is pretty simple, and easy to work with. The only think I could comment on is that the little clips which grab the HSRM should be bent up a bit more for a firmer grip. The red box you see is the fan shroud.

Heatsink Base:
This base area of the heatsink is really well finished and very smooth. Unfortunately it is not the same piece of material as fins. This may cause problems for heats transmission because there is another thermal joint before the fan can begin to do its work. The base measures 45mm in diameter and sits about 5mm above the base of the fin section. The three holes serve no known purpose.


 Previous Page °
° Next Page 

Table of Contents:

 1:  Cho Liang CB0309Z17 P4 m478 Heatsink Review
 2: — Checking out the heatsink from all sides
 3:  Heatsink Test Parameters
 4:  Acoustic Test Results
 5:  Synthetic Thermal Test Results

List all Cho Liang heat sinks that Frostytech tested?

Follow Frostytech on FacebookFrostytech News RSS FeedFollow frostytech on Twitter
Resources
° Got Feedback?
° Mk.II Test Platform
° Where To Buy?
° Manufacturer Index
° Industry Dir.
° Cooling Projects

Gelid Tranquillo 4 Air Cooled Heatsink Review

Coolermaster Ergostand III Laptop Cooling Stand Review

Noctua NH-L9x65 Low Profile Heatsink Review

Noctua NH-D9DXi4-3U LGA2011 Xeon Server/Workstation Heatsink Review

Scythe Fuma SCFM-1000 Heatsink

Scythe Ninja 4 SCNH-4000 Heatsink Review
...More Articles >>




Websites you may also like:
PCSTATS

Google Search Frostytech

Time stamped: 10:09PM, 09.18.2019
In Case You Missed it...
°  Corsair H100i RGB Platinum TR4 Follow Up Review

°  Swiftech H240 X3 AIO processor cooler

°  SilverStone Lucid LD03 Computer Case Review

°  Deepcool Gamer Storm Castle 240EX Review

°  ATS Design Services for Digi-Key Customers

°  Alphacool Eisblock Aurora Acetal GPX-A Radeon 5700/5700XT Reference Design




FrostyTech.com
Since June 1999


Find a Heatsink / RSS Feeds
Latest Heatsink Reviews
Top 5 Heatsinks Tested
News RSS Feed
Reviews RSS Feed


Social Media
Facebook
Twitter
Pinterest


FrostyTech.com Info
Feedback
Contact Us / Heatsink Submissions
Submit News
Legal
Suite 66
© Copyright 1999-2019 www.frostytech.com All Rights Reserved. Privacy policy and Terms of Use
Images © FrostyTech.com and may not be reproduced without express written permission.
Current students and faculty of accredited Universities may use Frostytech images in research papers and thesis, provided each image is attributed.