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Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO missing insulation tape

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December 6, 2011 9:30:02 PM

Hi,
I've just received a Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO to be installed with a i5-2500k and AsRock z68 Extreme3 Gen3.

But I have a small problem, on the backplate there is insulation on 3 of the 4 mobo contact points only and I'm not sure what to do.

I'm worried that if I install it as is it might short the motherboard, any ideas? Is this normal, should I be concerned?

I'd rather avoid having to ship the whole thing back for such a small thing.

I haven't tried contacting cooler master or directcanada.com where I bought the fan yet as I figure it might take a while to get an answer.

Here's an image to make it clearer


Thank you very much

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a c 183 K Overclocking
December 7, 2011 12:57:05 AM

I wouldn't install it until you have that backplate replaced.
Contact directcanada.com and or CM for replacement.
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December 7, 2011 1:18:11 AM

Thank you, I'll give it a shot
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December 7, 2011 1:18:21 AM

Best answer selected by dalaran.
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