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I bought two 138X20 Ultra Kaze 3000RPM fans for the TRUE I just purchased. I bought fan clips also but I don't know how it works. Could someone point me to a site or try to explain it to me themselves please?
post #2 of 15
The open ends of the clips should slide into holes on the top and bottom of the heatsink fins, and the bends in them should clip into place in the mounting holes on the fan. Thermalright's website has a picture if you really need it.
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post #3 of 15
They clip onto the little holes, one closest to you and the other closes to the CPU. The little holes are aligned on the smaller two sides of the heatsink.

Make sure to apply the little rubbery pads first, they go on the top and bottom (when you are facing an installed TRUE)
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post #4 of 15
If you find them super hard to install, you could use two pieces of string . Slide it through the two holes on top side of the fan, then up past the true, then do it through the lower two holes like how you did it to start with.
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^^I was looking for your guide grunion,great illustration.
 
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post #7 of 15
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OK I got them installed, used fanclips for 1 fan and zip ties for the other. My temps went from 67*C load with zalman 9700 to 48*C load . I set it up as push-pull. The heatsink barely fits into my case, I had to take the power supply out to get the mobo in.
Edited by Moheevi_chess - 7/9/08 at 6:54pm
post #8 of 15
^^Cool,it's a great hsf with the right fans,how do like the noise ?
 
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post #9 of 15
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Sounds like it's getting ready for take off haha. But I don't mind it, I work around heavy equipment all day so I'm used to noise.
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love you for selling me the mouse and now love you even more for showing how to install the fan.
    
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