7 thoughts on “Wii Laptop How-To (Part 1)

  1. I’m not sure how efficient the heatsink will be all flattened like that, but then again I’m really not sure how hot the Wii runs anywho.

    Ben does some pretty amazing stuff!

  2. The heat sink needs to be upright and the fins need to be parallel to perform efficiently. He would have been better off using a dremmel to cut them.

  3. I read the comments on the other page and i changed my mind he probably did do it right by bending them so that he can keep as much of the metal able to absorb and transfer heat as possible. as long as there is space between them so that air can flow unrestricted they will do their job. ben also noted that he uses a much more powerful fan in part 3

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