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Tuniq Tower LGA775 Backplate?

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So I had to RMA my motherboard, which required removing the backplate for my Tower. (That was a pita...)

The pad that went between the plate and motherboard stuck to the motherboard. What should I do for a replacement? Just use a piece of foam?
post #2 of 8
Chewed up aluminum foil should do the trick

Go to Ace and get you some sticky back foam, would work don't you think?
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Hmm most likely, thanks!
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I hope you removed that backplate before you sent your motherboard off. What else do you expect to attach the mounting screws to without it?
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I hope you removed that backplate before you sent your motherboard off. What else do you expect to attach the mounting screws to without it?
I did, that's why I need a new pad. That thing was a ***** to remove! Some amazing double-sided tape they use!
post #6 of 8
I managed to salvage some of the double sided tape from the original pad when I had to RMA my motherboard. I suggest you pop down your local hardware store and just pick up a couple of fresh pads of tape.
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Hey Yraen, did the Ace in Jeff close?
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Honestly don't know, haven't been by there in quite awhile.
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