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NZXT Lexs side panel help!!

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This is my case:http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...pk=NZXT%20LEXs

The side panel has a fan, as you can see, and it is held down by PLASTIC PINS, and they go in like a socket, pretty simple.

Problem is I lost my pins, and you can't buy just pins..

So, my solution is screws. Regular case fan screws.

Question: Will the screws damage the side panel? I mean, I cannot be the only one who has lost these pins, there small...

Thanks!





P.S I just discovered that screwing two fans together as one, increase air flow power by a crazy amount. Would it be possible to mount them on my side panel? or would it be too heavy?
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Thanks for the help guys. Tried it, worked but my case has a minor crack in it now.
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I used screws for my side panel fan (M59 window is identical to Lexa S).

Sounds like you might have overtightened it. If the crack bothers you though:
http://store.nzxt.com/product_p/pa-ml%20wi.htm
     
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