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post #11 of 16
Take a lighter and melt one of those cheap bic pens and let it morph into the shape of the stripped screw.
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I'm going to have to go out and get a drill. Should I get a really small drilling bit?
post #13 of 16
I heard a rubber band on the screw + the correctly sized screwdriver works wonders.

However, worst comes to worst, you can always RMA it. I stripped some screws on my EVGA GTX 480 when I was installing watercooling blocks onto it and EVGA exchanged it nice and easy.
    
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dude run to sears
Craftsman 3 pc. Screw-Outâ„¢ Damaged Screw Remover Set
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^this^

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Originally Posted by v639dragoon View Post
Damn, I'll try to get a pic up. I'm still waiting on the super glue to dry, want to make sure it cures all the way, keeping my fingers crossed.
Through no fault of the super glue I hope

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post #16 of 16
WAIT!! USE NEEDLE NOSE PLIERS!!!
I USED THEM FOR MY 8800 GTS AND IT DID WONDERS!
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