Originally Posted by ChrisMorley
It is very expensive if you're not outsourcing overseas...
Why? Just two slaps of heatsink (comercially available, ready-made). flat top/bottom covers, drilled/stamped rear, and maybe a fancier (another $20?) front cover. Heatpipes, if provided, are commercial, ready-made correct?
I mean there is any hardly anything custom about them, as in hand-made.