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hey guys,

quick question,

does the noctua NH-12P have horizontal mounting issues?

like can you mount it both vertical and horizontal or only one way?

i forgot to mention i mean only for AMD systems.

thanks again!

-naf
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on amd it's just facing up nothing else that's frustrating when you don't have a top fan ...

I had it for awhile on my athlon x3 and thuban and switched for OCing more but it's a good quiet cooler. not for heavy OC as it's for quietness the fins are so apart from each others
    
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on amd it's just facing up nothing else that's frustrating when you don't have a top fan ...

I had it for awhile on my athlon x3 and thuban and switched for OCing more but it's a good quiet cooler. not for heavy OC as it's for quietness the fins are so apart from each others
only facing up? NOPE-> my old NH-U12P
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i thought they sold a separate piece to help you mount the other way
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i thought they sold a separate piece to help you mount the other way
I had that noctua for 2years and I could mount it as I wanted, but I think if you send bill from purchase, they will send you bracket or you can just buy it
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I had that noctua for 2years and I could mount it as I wanted, but I think if you send bill from purchase, they will send you bracket or you can just buy it
mine didn't come with the one to put it vertically. maybe some do .
    
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Send them proof of purchase and they'll send you an alternate mount setup for free. Worked for me.
    
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