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Hey, I was wondering if there was a specific way you were suposed to remove the neoprene from under the motherboard from the big typhoon kit?

It is sticky on both sides and wont remove itself from the motherboard nor the metal peice.
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Try a hair dryer
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You actually used that thing I just bolted her on
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I take that you got water cooling and are through with your BT?
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i'll take it for 15 bucks!
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post #6 of 8
try to peal it off carefully and then use a light solvent to get the rest off, or try what loki said and see how well heat helps...
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post #7 of 8
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Originally Posted by pbasil1
try to peal it off carefully and then use a light solvent to get the rest off, or try what loki said and see how well heat helps...
Thats how I got Mine off...

The Mrs thought I was nut's useing her Hair Dryer BTW
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post #8 of 8
1. Get a hair dryer.
2. Get a sharp thin knife.
3. turn mobo over and heat that sucker up with heat on high.
4.take the knife and slice in between the metal and the thin sticky thing.
5. as soon as you have the metal off (none of the sticky stuff should have come with it) peel off the spunge sticky thing.

Doesn't leave any residue. I have done it twice now in two weeks w/o a problem
    
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