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I'm worried about clearance wit this ram

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For my new rig I'll be using the Hyper 212 EVO and I've chosen G.Skill RipJaws and I'm a bit concerned about if I would have issues with clearance, getting the HSF on with the ram in. Does anybody have experience with either and has any insight to ease my worrying? Note: I'm not adverse to changing to a different RAM with low profile heat spreaders, but I just really like the look of these sticks.
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You can adjust the height of the fan when you mount it. When you get it, you'll understand what I mean.
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You can adjust the height of the fan when you mount it. When you get it, you'll understand what I mean.

this^^^ works as i will have to do it when i get another FAN for my CM EVO to do push/pull... i use RipjawsX and the FAN will need to be raised with them... when you attach the FAN over your RAM attach it already raised enough (measure this) to clear your RAM instead of trying to slide it up..

in the mean time i use the Pull method where i have the Fan on the back side of the cooler pulling air through the heatsink and out the exhaust.. smile.gif
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