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Old 04-04-07, 02:00 AM   #17
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Default Re: NB Cooler for DFI 680 board

Originally Posted by buffbiff21
MCW30 comes with "u" clips.
I've used the blocks that hook to the "u" clips, but even after "reducing" the force they apply, I've popped said clips from two different motherboards four times before giving up on NB water blocks (it's a common problem for others too).

The best fix I saw was to remove the clips when they pop (instead of resoldering like I did), and drill/push through a paperclip that you can solidly twist together on the otherside of the board, but I find that an undesirable fix for motherboards that cost a couple hundred bucks .
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