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[Solved]HELP! Can't get H50 backplate off!!

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I'm in the process of tearing down my rig to rebuild today, and I must have used the adhesive to help secure the backplate to my Rampage board. But now I can't get it off. I'm trying to pull it without breaking the backplate, and it's just stuck on!

I have a heat gun, so you think it's a good idea to try that for a few seconds, and then try pulling? Or is there another way to get it off without breaking it, and not damaging the board?
Edited by Demented - 3/30/11 at 9:41am
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heat gun
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If you don't mind having the foam on there just pull and cut through the exposed foam, I had to do this about 3 weeks ago.
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Quote:
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heat gun
Yup! That worked! Just a few seconds and it peeled off like old chewing gum..heh

Thanks!
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post #5 of 5
Just pull on it, it will come off, the back plate will not break. Mine took a **** ton of pressure but it peeled right off with enough force.
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