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So the Gigabyte 670 uses the 680 board so I can use a 680 block on it if I wanted to, but there some design (seen here) that branches off of the IO shield/bracket. Just wondering if that would perhaps block the ports on blocks? It looks to be pretty close to where the intake/outlets are/would be.

Can anyone verify that this can be taken off, in linked image it looks like it can but in others (newegg images) it looks like it's attached to the shield itself.

Thanks,

Alex.
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It appears to be a separate piece, I doubt you'd have any trouble with it.
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It appears to be a separate piece, I doubt you'd have any trouble with it.

Cool cool, that's what I was thinking.

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