Nickel Coated Copper Coolers : 18-Fin & 26-Fin
by terion, 24 November 2001
is more known for their watercooling products as well as their Tech
Station, a rack of sorts to put your entire system, as well as their
Temperature probe, which was very similar to the Compunurse of fame.
I was surprised when Danny from Overclockers
Paradise asked me if I would like to review two heatsinks from
Senfu, which are actually copper coolers, but coated with nickel
on the outside. Initially, I had obtained beta versions of the coolers
from Danny, but not long after, Danny told me to scrap reviewing
those and instead review the final shipping versions of the two
final shipping versions are packaged similarly, using nice transparent
plastic containers. In fact, both heatsinks are basically the same,
the only difference being that the one rated for 1.7GHz has 18 fins
( the one on the left in the above pics), , and the one rated for
2GHz has 26 fins ( the one on the right). The final products also
came with some extras in the box, which we'll be checking into shortly.
be pitting these two coolers against each other, as well as throwing
the Powercooler PCH137 in for comparison's sake.