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Reference 5870 backplate screw specs

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Today I was replacing the thermal compound on my reference 5870 and when putting it back together I ended up with missing one of the eight big backplate screws which I wasn't able to find. The card still works but it is bugging me that a screw is missing and I would like to source some replacement screws or buy some if anyone has one (PM me). I attached a picture to show which screw I am talking about.

I guess what would help my search is if I would know what type of screw I am searching for

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If you have an ACE hardware they have a screw section with many very small metric screws. It was made in CHina so I bet they are metric.
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I checked Lowes/Home Depot and no go- this screw is just too tiny compared to their smallest ones
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You need an ACE Hardware. Lowes and HD will not have them. I used to build old VW buses and I ACE has screws at lease down to 3mm or less.
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Will have to give ACE a try- closest one is 13 miles away but I am heading their direction on Tuesday so I will stop by- nothing to lose.
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