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post #21 of 31
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how did you go about removing it?
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post #22 of 31
Drilled out the rivets on the bottom, there are more on the top, and on the front if I am remembering correctly.
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post #23 of 31
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might have to clear out my case and give that a try before purchasing without the bay that sapphire will fit no probs
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post #24 of 31
If you are within driving distance of Miami ill give you my drilled case

Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 2
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post #25 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Rebelord View Post

If you are within driving distance of Miami ill give you my drilled case
Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk 2

thanks for the offer, but im about 1500 miles away....long drive
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post #26 of 31
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neweggs pic shows 2 6pin yours is a 6+8 weird....
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post #27 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fascinate View Post

neweggs pic shows 2 6pin yours is a 6+8 weird....

MSI revised the card a few months ago. That is what ships now. Its a 7970 pcb. I know thats why I bought my cards.
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post #28 of 31
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i think i might just go with the MSI card since i know for a fact it will fit without case mod and all
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post #29 of 31
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fascinate View Post

neweggs pic shows 2 6pin yours is a 6+8 weird....

Yes, like others have said. My 7950 has the 7970 PCB. I even have Dual Bios. tongue.gif
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post #30 of 31
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Rebelord View Post

Yes, like others have said. My 7950 has the 7970 PCB. I even have Dual Bios. tongue.gif

right on! i wonder if all new orders are ones with the 7970 pcb or if there still selling back stock of the older version....thinking.gif
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