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post #1 of 15
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Just got my ASUS sabertooth 990FX and i love it. However, my Cooler Master TPC 812 is positioned to were the fans face up and down. How can i set it up were it faces left and right? i have a push pull set up and it vents upward. Id like it to vent to the back. ANy help help would be very appreciated.
post #2 of 15
Do a search for this, I have it on my Sabertooth 990FX and it fits perfect, changed my Frio OCK from vertical flow out the top, to horizontal flow out of the back.

http://www.xigmatek.com/product.php?productid=91

Hope this helps...solved my airflow issues perfectly.

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post #3 of 15
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I ordered this one: http://www.xigmatek.com/product.php?productid=130 , can't wait to get it installed. I'll post picks when it arrives thumb.gif
post #4 of 15
New design.....eh..?

That looks very nice, mmmm might have to order one of those now...you you...shouldnt have shown me that, now I have to spend again..ha ha..!

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post #5 of 15
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I did like the one u sent, but what i needed was the crossbar. I think the metal frame would be sturdier than the plastic. I didn't see a crossbar with that product, but the 1 I bought has pressure screws which I like better. I'll post pictures when it arrives, plus it looks way better lol
post #6 of 15
Are these just for Xigmatek coolers ? or are they universal ?
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They can be used for most coolers, just fantastic as you can rotate your cooler 90 deg at a time...
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post #8 of 15
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So; I got my Xigmatek Crossbar Bracket Pressure Mounting System yesterday and i installed the back-plate, clip screws & AMD Clips. When i put my CM TPC-812 heat-sink on the CPU, i noticed that the cooler was too tall for the mounting screws to screw onto the cross bar.

The Xigmatek Crossbar Bracket Pressure Mounting System will not work if you're using a Cooler Master TPC-812 CPU Cooler . frown.gif
post #9 of 15
Maybe you should have ordered the one I linked to...wink.gif
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Can you not use the coolermaster cross piece on the Xigmatek motherboard bracket...???
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