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Droopy / flexing 8800gt

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Hey guys i have a msi 8800gt and the card its self is drooping towards the power connector end. it has been like this since i got it im pretty sure.

So is it a big problem?

this is the card in the case you can kinda see the flex in the board.


pics of the standard heatsink on the card.

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get a peice of nylon thread and loop it thru a hole and tie it up to your case

then use a horizontal string to the mobo or soemthing as a tension rope.. secure the tension rope to a screw
    
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It looks more like the plate on the case is slightly "higher" than the slot on the mobo, causing the card to bend.
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post #4 of 4
its fine, the pci slot cover isnt strong enought to hold the card perfectly still
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