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post #50 of (permalink) Old 02-15-2019, 10:57 AM
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Quote: Originally Posted by doyll View Post
Really these big GPU coolers with 2x and 3x fans put way more stress on motherboard than CPU coolers do. Except for one screw in back all that holds/supports the GPU is it's PCIe socket.

To get an idea of how much abuse it takes to damage motherboard with a well mounted cooler, check out the video in link below. They boxed up a running system and threw it against the ceiling, and yeah things were damaged .. but system was still running!
https://youtu.be/XByL6tRPSBM?t=205
That's pretty impressive lol, puts my mind at ease.

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