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Old March 2, 2013, 07:19 PM
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Originally Posted by 3.0charlie View Post
The fan is attached to the heat sink using side clips, and the fan(s) can be installed after the heat sink body to the board. As such, even taller ram sinks should not be a problem, and the fan install in a worst-case scenario can be adjusted.
Even to the point of having the fan installed "higher" on the tower heatsink to allow clearance, and/or just re-orienting the cooler in an up/down position as opposed to the optimal (for airflow) front/back position.

I keep a new 212+ on hand at all times even though I don't do that many builds these days. Still top of my list for bargain coolers. (strangely enough as was the AC7 pro... I did reviews/build logs on both.... ;) ).
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