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Well they didn't have torn screwdriver small enough so I'm gonna have to take a gamble and use rubber band with small flat head screwdriver.

I tested the gpu contact with the h60 but there was no Tim left on the gpu after so no contact basically

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post #12 of 26
You can buy the jeweller's screwdriver kits but in Torx form. That's what I have. Should be cheap too.
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post #13 of 26
Go to a Radio Shack they should have what you are looking for. Usually with the Torx bits to get one small enought you have to buy one of those kits with the fold out bits.
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Radio shack? What's that
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^^,american electronics store i believe,check amazon you can buy seperate torx drivers there.
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Radio shack? What's that

Sorry did not realize you were in the UK. But I would check at an electonics store if you have one. A lot of times they are the only place that carries the small size bits.
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post #17 of 26
@ $ilent
if you do remove your heatplate, make sure you buy aftermarket cooling for your VRM mosfets.
you could also try sawing your heatplate in half instead.
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this was the whole heatplate off my card.
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this was my card with just the part of the heatplate that cools the VRM mosfets
the reason i sawed it is because like stated earlier, i couldnt get it flush against the die with the entire plate.
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this is after i bought the forged copper heatsinks for my VRM mosfets.
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post #18 of 26
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Managed to buy a torx kit from marlin, gonna try that. I will be removing the plastic shroud, not sure it's proper name but I have bought a 80mm fan to cool the vrms and other bits instead of using copper heatsinks
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Managed to buy a torx kit from marlin, gonna try that. I will be removing the plastic shroud, not sure it's proper name but I have bought a 80mm fan to cool the vrms and other bits instead of using copper heatsinks
i would definitely get some kind of metal to contact the VRM mosfets instead of just some airflow.
or saw your plate in half like i posted above.
post #20 of 26
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Just about got it sorted, heres how it looks:

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Dunno if you can see it, but theres the 80mm fan over the right hand side, about where you had you cut up plate covering Scrappy.

You not think that fan blowing on there will be enough? Should I cut my plate up and then put fan on that too?
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