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Prolimatech Samuel 17 Low Profile CPU Cooler - Accessories and Documentation

With a biblical name like Samuel 17, Prolimatech introduces a modern day David to take on the Goliaths of processors.

By: | CPU Air Coolers in Cases, Cooling & PSU | Posted: Jun 24, 2010 3:36 pm
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Prolimatech

Accessories and Documentation




Inside of the long white box, you will find a nice stash of mounting legs, screws and a tube of Prolimatech's own TIM.




Spreading out the hardware, you have the LGA775, 1156 and 1366 legs paired, respectively. On the right are the two AMD mounting legs. At the bottom there are four screws for 25mm fans and four screws for 12mm fans. The four nylon washers are used in conjunction with the long screws at the far right with springs on them. The shorter four remaining screws are used to mount the legs into the base.




Unfolding the instructions, I found the front side contains a drawing of all the included parts and a list of what they are. As you can see, this is done in varying languages so everyone has a chance to completely understand what's included and how it functions.




The reverse of the instructions cover the basics of attaching the legs and how the hardware needs to be used during installation. The mounting is done behind the motherboard, so if you don't have an access hole, you going to have to remove the motherboard for any installation.




Aside from the fan mounting, all you need to do is pick the appropriate legs and set them on the sides of the base. Even here you can't get it wrong; the dimples in the legs sit in the two inner holes, so that the socket type is facing you as it is screwed into place.




Just in case you were still unsure of the coolers true stature, I placed this AA battery next to it as a good reference.


Let the battle begin, it is time David meats Goliath.


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