Installing a case fan without screws Tags: Power Supplies Cases Fan Components Last response: March 18, 2010 3:03 AM in Components Share Megasonic988 March 17, 2010 2:23:13 AM Unfortunately, the case fan I bought didn't come with screws (don't ask.) I notice that most people use bolts+ washers or special screws, which I don't have. Is there any way to improvise? I have thought about: Tape Glue Toothpicks STICKY TAC Any other ideas? More about : installing case fan screws EXT64 a b ) Power supply March 17, 2010 2:29:11 AM Twist ties or wires I have used in the past. Another option is to take two screws out of a preinstalled case fan (it will still have 2 and be stable) and use to install your new fan. m 0 l JohnnyLucky a c 248 ) Power supply March 17, 2010 3:00:55 AM Take one case fan screw to your local hardware store or hobby shop. I buy mine at my Local Ace Hardware store. They are very very inexpensive - just a few pennies each. When I saw the title of your thread I was expecting to see a question about the rubber fasteners used to reduce fan vibration. m 0 l Related resources Install case fan without scratching the screws? - Forum Stripped case fan screws - Forum Possible to add case fan without screw? - Forum Need help installing rubber fan screws - Forum Installing case fans, confused with the screw holes - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer delluser1 a c 243 ) Power supply March 17, 2010 3:05:59 AM JohnnyLucky said: I was expecting to see a question about the rubber fasteners used to reduce fan vibration. That's what came into my mind. +1 EXT64 m 0 l shubham1401 a b ) Power supply March 17, 2010 3:27:43 AM I had the same problem as you have. I used Electric tape Works fine. If you want, I can provide some pics... m 0 l BradyT88 March 17, 2010 4:12:26 AM zip ties work wonders as well m 0 l Megasonic988 March 18, 2010 3:03:32 AM Thanks guys, I used a combination of metal wire and electric ties. Works great. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCase Fan Screws are to Small Forum I installed the motherboard without standoff screws. Need help and advice. Forum Wrong screws came with fan to fit into same make case Forum SolvedCPU fan install with screws Forum Why do case fans come with self-tapping screws? Forum Case Fan Screws - What Size? Forum Solved140mm Case fan with/without PWM? Forum installing cpu fan without venting Forum SolvedHow would I go about installing a fan at the bottom of the case? Forum SolvedCase fan installing Forum SolvedCorsair H100i Installation screw up, possible to remount without fresh paste? Forum SolvedScrewed the motherboard to case without standoffs, need advice. Forum SolvedComputer won't start after installing (what didn't work) case fan HELP PLZ!!!! Forum SolvedDo I need an Anti-Static Wristband for installing a case fan? Forum SolvedStubborn Case Fan Screw Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !