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Old August 11, 2007, 02:49 PM
Corpus Masochist Corpus Masochist is offline
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Originally Posted by sswilson View Post
How much pressure is the heatsink actually applying to the case?

It's already been mentioned, but it's worth mentioning again that you can always just dremel off 1/8 - 1/4" of the offending fin. I doubt that would have much of an effect on temps, and is something that a lot of folks need to do in order to make heatsinks fit properly.

Here's a picture that I found of someone else's dealings with this shit.

http://i2.photobucket.com/albums/y10...n/DSC08337.jpg

Wilson, I have tried to make it work there is no way it will fit properly and there is no way I am going to start cutting this case. I talked with my friend at NCIX who said he will take it back so I will be looking into another HS I am thinking this HS.
http://www.ncix.com/products/index.p...facture=Scythe

I won't buy another HS sink unless I know it will fit. Truthfully I didn't think for one second I would have any issues with installing any heat sink into this huge case.

I am sooo Pissed!
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