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no problem really i don't do well with punctuation anyways so no offense taken don't sweat it zip ties wont work i really do have a great idea for what i want to do tho i taken down measurements and drawing up a plan for it and getting down a material list that i might need for this project i will post the fruits of my labor so you all can tell me what you think afterward
Just get a pencil, cut it to size, silicone on the tips slide it between card and case. Voila, stable and non-permanent 2 minute fix?
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lol not water cooling but that is the next step in my plans nice set-up btw question what is that over your ram? look like some type of mesh
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lol not water cooling but that is the next step in my plans nice set-up btw question what is that over your ram? look like some type of mesh
Modders Mesh. Under normal light, you can't see thru it, looks black. The camera's flash sees right thru it though. Lazy man's way of changing ram sink color hehe.
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I took a pencil cut it to size and used it to prop up my GPU.
I have the eraser touching the GPU and the wood side on the bottom of my case.
EDIT
I didn't read the whole post someone said this already
Edited by Couch Potato - 3/28/11 at 3:36pm
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I took a pencil cut it to size and used it to prop up my GPU.
I have the eraser touching the GPU and the wood side on the bottom of my case.
EDIT
I didn't read the whole post some one said this already

That sounds a bit too risky, if that pencil slips it could jam your fan and your gpu will burn out.
If your going to prop up a gpu use proper kit or something less likely to fall over and jam anything
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Some small pvc pipe and cut it. Could paint it black if you want to get rid of thew white. Possibly put a cap on it if you like also. Most you be out would be about 3 bucks. Good luck on it.
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That sounds a bit too risky, if that pencil slips it could jam your fan and your gpu will burn out.
If your going to prop up a gpu use proper kit or something less likely to fall over and jam anything
Silicone! Works for aquariums and boobs!
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This is one of the benefits of silverstone's rotated mobo mounting.

For your situation there are already a lot of good ideas, ideally I would use a piece of metal with slots at appropriate heights and have it attatch to the top and bottom of the case via screws or something
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Killer K that such a great idea i could cut two slots in to it i was going to get metal and do a bit of welding to it to make a support bracket but your ideas seem much more simple and cost effective not sure how it would look tho but i want function over looks anyways and with a could paint job i could have both
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The ultimate solution (if there's one that fits):

http://www.cardkeeper.net/

I use a CardKeeper, had the same problem but now my vidcard has excellent posture.
You serious? This website hasn't been updated since the days of Radeon X cards.
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