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Am I the only person to think the CoolerMaster Hyper 212+ was a pain in the butt to put on... or am I just a wimp? I completely hate having to put it back on. Just trying to align the heatsink perfect and screw the things into the holes.. it's a nightmare. I even cut my self on the stupid heatsink trying to get it set up right. I didn't even notice I cut myself till I was finished and saw the top of my thumb was like stained red lol.
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post #2 of 21
The first time yes. It gets easier after you get the hang of it.

Though all in all it took me ~6 attempts to get 2 good mounts.
 
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post #3 of 21
Lol. The 212+ is smaller than the zalman that i have. That thing took me an hour to put on. But it was worth it
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LOL. Of course. I would love to buy a bikini.. how thoughtful of you.. stupid spam.
Edited by jonespwns - 11/24/11 at 7:53pm
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I don't know how many times I have messed it up before I got the hang of it. It gets easy after you fail a couple of time, but it pays off in the end. Less than $30 for an awesome heatsink.
    
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well it was an annoying installation for my first try. once you get the hang of it you learn little tricks to make sure the installation goes smooth.
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Originally Posted by Sathirian View Post

I don't know how many times I have messed it up before I got the hang of it. It gets easy after you fail a couple of time, but it pays off in the end. Less than $30 for an awesome heatsink.

yeah the temps are awesome. I rarely hit 50c
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Yes it is a pain in the butt!!!!!! It is very difficult to get the base mounting screws lined up in the center of the through holes in the motherboard. It takes a while but i love the temps mine delivery. I have a phenom 965 running at 3.7ghz 28c idle and 46c max thumb.gif
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stupid spam.

best not to quote them since it spreads their msg and the mods can't ban you as easily.
Keeps OCN clean.
 
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Sorry bout that. Editted my message and deleted it.
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