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Which mounting bracket will fit?

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I bought a sunbeam core-contact freezer a while ago, and realized that one of the reasons why my temps seem pretty high is that the way that it sticks to the motherboard isn't very tight; the heat sink can still wiggle quite a bit and while under load, if I push down the heatsink into the motherboard a bit I get a 5 degree difference of max temp.

So I was wondering, since they don't have a bolt through bracket made specifically for this cooler, do you guys know of any other bolt through brackets that will fit? Or do you have any suggestions to make it fit tighter to the board? Thanks in advance
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Did some research and ended up with nothing. Sorry man, doesn't look like there's much you can do. That's the only thing that has held me back from getting that cooler, even just for testing.
 
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