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Old 02-07-2006, 04:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I already have my motherboard screwed in and ready to go. I just bought that Zalman fan and it requires me to take out my board and put on this black mounting plate for the Heatsink to be on properly....do i have to put on this back plate??? What's the point of this thing?
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yep the backplate is what secures the heatsink. had the dame problem kinda sucked but they work great. worth the effort plus you get bonus tech time.
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do you have to use the Fan Mate thing? Because putting it outside of my case is really gay.
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