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Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Cooler - Accessories and Documentation

The hype has preceded this sample's arrival. Today we get our hands on the Megahalems from Prolimatech to see how it stands up to our T.E.C.C.

| CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Aug 11, 2009 6:53 am
TweakTown Rating: 94%      Manufacturer: Prolimatech

Accessories and Documentation


Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Cooler


Mounting hardware shipped with the Megahalems is pretty beefy. There are the usual suspects as far as the LGA775 and Core i7 back plates, found on the far left and right respectively. In the middle are three lengths of aluminium. The two outer ones are to mount the motherboard to either back plate, while the centre one is the cross bar I referred to earlier that locks into the top of the base and mounts on top of the other two.


Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Cooler


Aside from the mounting bits, these are included as well. There are the two wire fan clips at the back surrounding the syringe of included Prolimatech thermal compound. In the front, to either side are the four thumbscrews used to mount the bars to the back plates, effectively clamping them onto your motherboard. Next, four screws you see top the thumbscrews and secure the mounting hardware into position. Once that is done, use the spring loaded screws to mount the locking cross bar to the already mounted bits.


Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Cooler


The included foldout pamphlet has an image of the cooler and all the included parts. Prolimatech also includes a parts checklist with a description of each piece of hardware.


Prolimatech Megahalems CPU Cooler


The flip side of the instruction sheet shows a very basic step by step on how to apply the cooler. Don't worry, as there are much better instructions on Prolimatech's site if you get stuck.


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