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So I just ordered the OCZ Memory Cooler. It looks seriously cool.

(http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835202003)

Unfortunately, to my dismay, it doesn't fit! I'm so upset. Even with the flat screw, the head of the screw touches the back of my 8800GTX. So I decided to move the GFX card to the secondary PCI-E x16

Attachment 74795

Attachment 74796

As you can see, the PCI-E slot is very close the the RAM cooler and you can see how it would touch. Advise? or is this something I'm going to have to return.

HELP!

THANKS!

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post #2 of 5
Remove the ram cooler and put your card back.

The black slot your 8800GTX is on only runs at x4. While the blue one is at x16.
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If you put a little pad on the bottom of the screw's head, do you think ou would be fine applying a little non-damaging, downwards pressure to the GTX?

OR you could try mounting the bracket on the INSIDE of the OCZ to save some space.

Also, without a screw does it fit? Curious as there are other ways...
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Electrical tape does wonders too
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Electrical tape does wonders too
i was thinking about it... idk if i feel comfortable doing that. electrical tape also melts... G80 runs REAL hot.
Edited by PeaceMaker - 6/7/08 at 3:50pm
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