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hi guys, i was fiddling with an old case, and i was putting a mobo in, and i realized there are only 5 stands offs,

now if these were normal standoffs, than i could easily just get my comp screw box and find standoffs, but these stand offs are this kind:

http://www.dansdata.com/images/llpc60/standoff320.jpg

any ideas how i can mount the mobo in the case, without shorting out the back side? i can't find any extra standoffs of this kind. only 5.
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post #2 of 4
just try and put them in the spots where it looks like they need them. the 4 cornors then maybe one around the cpu? thats what i did once
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lol. hmm let me put that the board im putting in is full size atx. the best thing i could think of is putting those sticky rubber bad on the back of the mobo to prevent it from like warping and touching the mobo, and using the stand offs in stragetic places. haha
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post #4 of 4
I bet that's one of those hybrid stamped/standoff mounting cases. The raised mounts like in the picture do not require a standoff and the holes that aren't raised do.
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