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Contact Prolimatech, I think they even have a number you can call. Ask for a replacement. They sent me 4 sets of fans clips for free before: 2 120x25mm and 2 120x 38mm. They have excellent support.

And what the hell is that nut doing on there? Those screws are machined to be tightened ALL the way down, you cannot "over tighten them." They can be hard to get started, after years of removal/re-installment mine still are--they are made that way, so they are "solid" when fully tightened down, no give in them.

Edit: Agree with Alatar 1000%: The Mega mounting system is rock solid A+ in my book; the best there is.

Edit 2: God, that nut is crazy. Sorry, bro, just can't get past that...wow. Contact them and ask for a new cross bracket & screws for the cooler mount. I'm absolutely sure you'll have a new, free one in a week.
Edited by crashdummy35 - 1/28/12 at 12:00am
 
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might want to remove your cpu and check for crushed pins tongue.gif
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Some people shouldn't be allowed to touch a computer
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might want to remove your cpu and check for crushed pins tongue.gif
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Some people shouldn't be allowed to touch a computer

It's true though that the screws on the cross bracket can seem "off" though. The one on my right side, like the one he has circled, doesn't even come out. It turns/tightens down fine but won't come out of the cross bar. But when this baby is tightened down it isn't going anywhere. And I love that about this cooler.
 
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post #15 of 38
Believe me crash, I have a megashadow, I know

Awesome mounting system.

I just cant even fathom why he used a nut, you cant overtighten these.
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Believe me crash, I have a megashadow, I know
Awesome mounting system.
I just cant even fathom why he used a nut, you cant overtighten these.

Brother, I didn't even notice it at first. Then I saw it and was like "What ... the ..." eek.gif
 
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post #17 of 38
The Megahalems mount is sturdy on mine. Maybe the OP has a defective kit.
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Or maybe hes using more nuts somewhere tongue.gif
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post #19 of 38
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Geez guys, im not an idiot when it comes to computers. That Circled spot is where the nut is at, the nut is there cuz the screw and socket below it is stripped. The Tension screw will only go in 1/4 the way that it's supposed to. So i had to make up the difference with a nut. Now there is EQUAL Pressure on both sides of the Cooler smile.gif

i am DIY Savvy and it is a Temp fix till i get a new screw and bracket....some of you guys are rude...
 
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Well, you changed what your OP says now....before it did not mention the socket was stripped, from the picture we assumed only the head was stripped.

Also you did not mention why the nut was there originally in the op, now you do.

Just explain your situation a bit better next time. That is all. tongue.gif


Flip the thumbscrews over so they are on correctly too. smile.gif
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