Subject: Re: Missing heat sinks on 5k/25 cpu/fpu?
To: Chris Tribo <>
From: Lord Isildur <>
List: port-pmax
Date: 02/28/2001 14:54:15
> My 5000/25 CPU & FPU are hardly warm to the touch after hours of operation,
> and are noticeably not made of Ceramic like most of the others.

I think this is because the earlier R3000's made for DEC were done in 
bipolar parts, for faster clock speeds.