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I just finish installing my Armageddon but was wondering do i tighten the cross bracket all the way down? Or just until the cpu and the heatsink make a tight enough contact?
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post #2 of 5
tighten it just dont OVER tighten it
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I cranked mine down until the two screws with pressure springs stopped screwing down.
This in on my megahalems.

I have taken it off with no damage to the cpu.

however when it is securely fastened do not twist the heatsink at all or it will scratch the metal on the cpu surface.
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You get two sets of screws with the Army. Don't use the 70-lb screws. 70-lb screws got VX users into trouble. Just use the 60-lb screws and tighten them until they stop.
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You get two sets of screws with the Army. Don't use the 70-lb screws. 70-lb screws got VX users into trouble. Just use the 60-lb screws and tighten them until they stop.
I am pretty sure i only got one set of screws for the cross brace. I remounted the braces and just tighten down till snug.

However thank you everyone for your input.
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