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Thumbscrews For PCI SLOT?

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Part1: I wanted to use thumbscrews instead of regular screws for my PCI slot cards. What thumbscrews would work? Part 2 below

Part2: I also need thumbscrews for my side panels. I have an NZXT tempest and i wanted new ones. I gave them to my bro for his computer. I like the look of the lian li ones but im worried they wont work. Any suggestions? Links are appreciated!
post #2 of 9
Here you go OP

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-303-_-Product

The PCI slots and side panels use the same type of threads so you can use the same screws how fantastic is that?

Good luck!
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ITS THAT EASY?? HOW AWESOME! Could i paint them black though?
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ITS THAT EASY?? HOW AWESOME! Could i paint them black though?
they make black screws too, i use them in mine.
post #5 of 9
Yeah def.. just don't paint the threads or else they won't fit.

You can actually take masking tape and wrap it around the threaded part and safely paint the heads
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post #6 of 9
For a heads up the thread size is #6-32 for PCI slots, hard drives, case side panels and standoffs unless they are Lian Li.

Also the Lian Li thumbscrews are M3 IIRC.
    
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OK ORDERED! Thanks guys! i ordered 20... LOL it was so cheap though
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Yes Lian Li thumb screws are M3
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