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I take that back, I guess one slot is being blocked by one of the cards...


This is my mobo... I've tried googling the answer but will the dual fan coolers still fit
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Yes. That blue slot is the first PCIE x16 slot. Those two PCIE x1 slots after it should be empty, unless you have a wireless card or something in there. The black slot next is most likely PCIE x8 and is where your second card goes. The slots after that are plain PCI slots. If all of those extra slots are empty you can fit those thick high end coolers on your cards.
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