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Where can I find the write up on that? And if it's not found, where can the threaded rods and the springs be bought at? I can do it without the article if I have to
 
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i dont know about any mod, but...
you can use zipties.
or duct tape.
y'know, duct tape is like the force.
it has a light side and a dark side,
and it keeps the universe together.

(cant remember who im quoting here though )
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i dont know about any mod, but...
you can use zipties.
or duct tape.
y'know, duct tape is like the force.
it has a light side and a dark side,
and it keeps the universe together.

(cant remember who im quoting here though )
Eeeerr.....do you know what mod I'm talking about? lol
 
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from s1rrah's Infinity Review, the link is an outside to xtremesystems.org:

linky

edit-------------
looks like the pics are out :\\
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from s1rrah's Infinity Review, the link is an outside to xtremesystems.org:

linky

edit-------------
looks like the pics are out :\\


Yeah, I had already found that, but all the pics are gone.....


If some one could point me in the directions of the sorings and threaded rods, I can take care of the rest
 
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here's one i dug out of Madshrimps, not exactly the same but similar principle
linky

but on pg 6 of xtremesystems you can see a bunch of photos of the mod mounted and on pg 9 there's an image showing the necessary hardware.

kinda bummed out myself that the xtremesystems one doesn't have pics
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here's one i dug out of Madshrimps, not exactly the same but similar principle
linky

but on pg 6 of xtremesystems you can see a bunch of photos of the mod mounted and on pg 9 there's an image showing the necessary hardware.

kinda bummed out myself that the xtremesystems one doesn't have pics
Yeah, but WHERE do you buy the parts??
 
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loose bolts/etc can be found at Ace hardware, lowes or sometimes even ome depot, but a smaller more involved harware store will usually have that are stuff (like the brass stopper dealies) Ace is the best choice if you have on in plant city
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Krunk_Kracker View Post
That's the kit I got for my Infinity as well.



Also, obtained one of the strongest backplates on the planet:

...



...

It's the backplate that ships with the Silent Square ... has a thick neoprene rubber padded side that presses against the bottom of the motherboard.

Mod dropped my temps 5+ degrees.

Definitely use a backplate ... without a backplate, I nearly broke my motherboard, ... as I was tightening, I didn't notice that it was bending ... finally caught my snap and backed off before doing any damage.

Post some results!
    
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