Closed Need AM3 Retention bracket Tags: Motherboards Ebay Last response: November 23, 2010 6:25 AM in Motherboards Share auzorann November 16, 2010 2:29:04 AM does anyone know where i can get one of these? i need both pieces. i've seen a few on ebay but the back plate is completely plastic. would that make any difference? More about : am3 retention bracket Best solution alyoshka a c 82 V Motherboard November 16, 2010 6:35:26 AM No the backplate being of plastic will not make any difference unless you us a 5Kg aftermarket cooler on the processor... It is advisable to go to the Manufacturers site for the retention bracket.... namely the Mobo manufacturer..... Share auzorann November 22, 2010 10:57:03 PM thank you. i found one on ebay yesterday. Score 0 Related resources Need cooler retention bracket for socket 1150 - Forum Need Cooler Master retention Bracket RR-ACCY-2011-R5 - Forum Do you need retention brackets? - Forum Screws not going back into retention bracket/motherboard - Forum Hyper 212X Retention Bracket's Screw Broken - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer auzorann November 22, 2010 10:57:28 PM Best answer selected by auzorann. Score 0 Maziar a c 135 V Motherboard November 23, 2010 6:25:45 AM This topic has been closed by Maziar Score 0 Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs there such thing as a universal retention bracket? Forum MS-7778 motherboard CPU Heatsink retention bracket Forum What's the point of the retention bracket on the bottom of the mobo? Forum Solved[SOLVED] Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO X-Bracket screws too high to screw into AM3+ mobo? (Standoffs/Screws too short?) Forum Retention Bracket help Forum Replaced Motherboard, Retention Bracket Stuck to old one? Forum Socket 939 retention bracket Forum Retention bracket loose Forum Stupid Mistake with Retention Bracket Forum SolvedIs am3 heatsink mounting brackets the same as fm2+ mounting bracket Forum Does a retention bracket(e.g ocz force, xigmatek crossbow)_make a diff Forum SolvedGood, cheap CPU cooler that fits on stock AM3+ bracket for FX-6300? Forum AM2 Retention Bracket Forum Has anyone made their own retention bracket for Xigmatek? Forum E5200 temps - will retention bracket help? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !