I7 920 Build - Building Now Tags: Build Intel i7 CPUs Systems Last response: March 27, 2009 3:15 PM in Systems Share FLGibsonJr March 27, 2009 12:29:43 AM I am building mine right as I type. When securing the CPU into the MB, how tight should the spring clamp be to tighten down? It seems like you have to exert a lot of pressure. Any feedback appreciated. Regards, More about : 920 build building Jack64 March 27, 2009 12:53:51 AM Thats normal, it almost seems like it is going to break, but it won't, as long as the cpu is oriented correctly it will be fine FLGibsonJr March 27, 2009 3:15:55 PM Jack64 said:Thats normal, it almost seems like it is going to break, but it won't, as long as the cpu is oriented correctly it will be fine Thanks very much, I appreciate the information. Best Regards, Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I7 920 Build - Building Now Forum SolvedHelp pick components for my first build w/ intel i7 920 quad core Forum SolvedDecent (back in the day) i7 920 build lagging like hell on light gaming/tasks Forum SolvedNew ~$1400ish build, replacing my i7 920 and gtx 260, finalizing parts Forum Building i7 920 machine... component recommendations? Forum Reported fake Intel CPU sold at Newegg (first build ever - i7 920) Forum Help Build for intel i7 920 CPU Forum SolvedI7 920 build, newbie to OC. Forum SolvedWhich Mobo for new I7 920 build? Forum SolvedWhich Mobo for new I7 920 build? Forum SolvedCore i7 920 Build for Under $1400 Forum SolvedI7 920 build - lowest price with OC potential Forum SolvedFirst Build Thoughts (Core i7 920) Forum SolvedI7 920 Build - Feedback Request Forum SolvedI7 920 DAW PC Build - Compatibility Check & HELP with SATA/Assembly! Forum SolvedMonitor for new build (i7 920) Forum SolvedCheck out my i7 920/X25-M build - Comments? Forum SolvedDDR3 2000 for new i7 920 build? Forum SolvedNew i7 920 build won't POST - evga mobo to blame? Forum Solved$1200-1400 Gaming i7 920 build Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !