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Old 07-02-09, 10:37 PM   #2
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Default Re: how to tighten a aftermarket CPU cooler????

Generally speaking if your dealing with threaded pins or screws, until they are snug or turn no more. I do mine one full turn each, alternating. Some do a half turn each. For example if you had 4 threaded pins you'd go one turn on each below until they were snug; A B C D.

The idea behind the above is help ensure even pressure.
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