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Old March 30, 2013, 02:50 AM
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Originally Posted by KaptCrunch View Post

also never spin any fan that's connected to motherboard with air blasters
OK i'll bite, this is a new one to me.
...and why shouldn't we never spin any fan that is connected to the MB with air blasters? Does someone think it will hurt the bearings or something in the fan?

Op has mentioned he broke the mounting pins...

Unfortunately without the mounting pins (hooks, clips, brackets?) ....the proper pressure isn't being applied to the cpu and heat sink.
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