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post #41 of 45
Hmm...never had a problem installing a cpu.

I always have trouble putting the little plastic cover back over the cpu socket when I either have to return a mobo for RMA or am selling one, though.
post #42 of 45
Only been building for 4 years so I'd have to say LGA775 Stock cooler lol
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Installing my Thermalright Ultra 120 Extreme with the original mounting system is by far the worst I have ever experienced. Adding a washer under the mounting system for extra pressure makes it 10 times worse.
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The most troublesome installation was actually putting a my Zalmann fan in, the way the retaining piece worked could only fit on my mother board one way then it actually got stuck during the mounting phase so I had to take my board out of the case to get it off to replace thermal paste.
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I still say it's the Scythe Big Shuriken for me...

Mostly due to cramped procedures and frustration. X3
     
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