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A8N-SLI Volt mod: Is this the correct 10k pot?

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Hi people im taking the plunge to volt mod my mobo, all i need to know is if this is the right "10k Trim Pot" (ore one that would work)?

Linky to volt mod.

LINKY to 10k pot

Many thanks for your help

EDIT: If you have any tips on doing this please share
    
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Pfft, £1.60 Get down to Maplin and pick up one of these for £1.21. You want the 10K one (code FW02C)
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Pfft, £1.60 Get down to Maplin and pick up one of these for £1.21. You want the 10K one (code FW02C)
Muffin, im really not bothered about 39p lmao.

Anyhoo, postage is £2.99 at maplin.

Thanks for your help mate

EDIT: Would the one i suggested work tho?
    
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bummer man I don't know either
    
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Have you got one of these yet cokker? I just found my old one and I wondered if you want it? I still got your adress Let me know and you can have it for free.
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Have you got one of these yet cokker? I just found my old one and I wondered if you want it? I still got your adress Let me know and you can have it for free.
Thanks mate, i did get one in the end but i've yet to test it, i have some wire/heatshrink/solder ready but i dont really wanna use a soldering iron on the mobo, i was looking for some conductive glue and some hot glue (to make the wire stay in place).

Im also not sure my heatsink can take the extra power produced either, at the moment im folding with a load temp of 45°c (2.6Ghz @ 1.39v), when i pump 2.8Ghz @ 1.52v (the max the motherboard can do) im hitting 55°c under load.

I may have to postpone the voltmod until i can scrape together enough money for a new HSF.
    
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Thanks mate, i did get one in the end but i've yet to test it, i have some wire/heatshrink/solder ready but i dont really wanna use a soldering iron on the mobo, i was looking for some conductive glue and some hot glue (to make the wire stay in place).

Im also not sure my heatsink can take the extra power produced either, at the moment im folding with a load temp of 45°c (2.6Ghz @ 1.39v), when i pump 2.8Ghz @ 1.52v (the max the motherboard can do) im hitting 55°c under load.

I may have to postpone the voltmod until i can scrape together enough money for a new HSF.
Heatsink? *cough*

Its really not that hard to do, the points are fairly small but concentration and a steady hand will get you through. You use the finest tip you can find on the soldering iron
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Hmm, i might just get a better fan me no no.

Il take a look at that solder point again and see if i can pluck up the courage lol.
    
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