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So my blocks are in my hand and they are great now I am wondering can I keep my backplate when I install them?
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So my blocks are in my hand and they are great now I am wondering can I keep my backplate when I install them?

This is what it says on there website about the backplate -

"Re-use of EVGA factory provided backplate has not been foreseen. Please use M3x6 DIN7985 (not enclosed with EK-FC680 GTX FTW water block) screws or equivalent in order to re-attach the EVGA backplate."


Hopefully I can find those screws at Home Depot.
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I got word today mine shipped from Slovenia.

Friday, October 26, 2012 at 22:25
Origin Service Area: LJUBLJANA - Ljubljana - SLOVENIA
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A specialty hardware store might have these or frozen cpu...
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good news for my build tongue.gif
 
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Hey strong island is that a 3930k in your rig
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So my blocks are in my hand and they are great now I am wondering can I keep my backplate when I install them?
Did you find them and has it worked, must use back plate!!!!biggrin.gif
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post #28 of 106
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Did you find them and has it worked, must use back plate!!!!biggrin.gif

Above mentioned screws look like this:
http://kamisorice355.blogspot.it/2012/03/m3x6-din-7985-metric-phillips-pan.html
post #29 of 106
Checked with Home Depot the did not have them going to check Lowes I hope to find them in black
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Just Ordered an EK GTX 680 FTW FC Waterblock from FrozenCPU.com And it should be here by the 3rd.

EK is such a great company for taking the time to design a waterblock for a small portion of the GPU market.

I really appreciate them as a company who truly looks out for the end user. biggrin.gif
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