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I have an EK Nickel Plexi on a GTX 580 and its so much heavier now. I'm concerned because when I place the card in the PCIe slot, it kinda curves. Will this damage the card in the long run? Heres a pic

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That doesn't seem dangerous. It can take that weight
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Yea seems fine. Although you could take a zip tie, put it through the holes of screws and hang it from the top to pull the card up. Or buy that stick extender support thing ( was somewhere in hardware news, I can't remember what it was called).
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that would drive me nuts, I would look into something like this maybe:

http://www.cardkeeper.net/index-2.html
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