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Finnaly got all my parts in, and when i went to install my Ek-FC580 block on the EVGA GTX 580.. i relized they used torx bits.. so ok i went to town and bought the smallest they had, well they are still prob 2 sizes to big, why coun't they be normal and use screws like every other gpu in the world, now i can't take my rig to the lan party tomarrow.
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A lot of times a Allen wrench will work.
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Need a T-6 bit. Oh boy. A small allen key will do it, but be really careful lest you strip it.
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Tsk, tsk...ShortySmalls...You are on OCN as an OCN Addict and don't have a T6 ?
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A lot of times a Allen wrench will work.
tryed that.. don't own anything small enough

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Need a T-6 bit. Oh boy. A small allen key will do it, but be really careful lest you strip it.
ya the t8 i got in a kit with some other random things i will never use is to big, so im guessing t-6 would be the thing.. but why coun't they jut use reguilar screws.. i mean evga lets u take off the coolers n all
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no home depot out there? or a radio shack nearby? either one would have a stand-alone T6.

I guess they use T6's to keep non-enthusiasts out...lol...sorry.
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jewelry screwdrivers work as well if the size is right.
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no home depot out there? or a radio shack nearby? either one would have a stand-alone T6.

I guess they use T6's to keep non-enthusiasts out...lol...sorry.
ya theirs one about 30 min away, same with radio shack its about 25, but its dark and i don't wana go back to town i guess i know what ill be doing to tomarrow night
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