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you shouldnt be able to even strip the screws, you want to screw it in with some force but not that much.
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post #12 of 14
because the hyper212+ has a loosely mounted/removable mounting bracket, its PERFECTLY normal for it to twist back and forth a little bit. Even when tightened. Ive had a Hyper 212+ in my media rig for over 6 months now, and it has no problems, and cools GREAT!
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you can use a small mirror and see if a small ammount of tim is visable around the edges of the cpu
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I just ended up tightening all the screws to just where they stopped, and then for good measure made sure the nuts on the back were also tightly secured. smile.gif Thanks all for the help; I should have some pretty decent heatsink action once I get the machine up and running biggrin.gif
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