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Old Feb 5, 2003, 03:28 PM   #1
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Got my thermaltake crystal orb and arctic silver thermal epoxy today, time to put the radeon 8500 in a freezer for an hour and remove the brokan fan and heatsink
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Old Feb 5, 2003, 03:50 PM   #2
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Or may I suggest slipping a credit card between the heatsink
and GPU, and slide in a flathead screw driver to take it off.
Insert the screwdriver on the heatsink side to avoid damaging the GPU.

But both ways work like a charm
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Old Feb 5, 2003, 04:47 PM   #3
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Or using my method, then useing a screwdriver if needed, much less chance of something going wrong then .
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I think i'll put my Thermaltake Volcano 6 Cu+ on my 9000 Pro!


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Old Feb 5, 2003, 08:27 PM   #5
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Or may I suggest slipping a credit card between the heatsink
and GPU, and slide in a flathead screw driver to take it off.
Insert the screwdriver on the heatsink side to avoid damaging the GPU.

But both ways work like a charm
i do that right after taking it out of the freezer.. getting the good of both sides..
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