Reference Card Removal Tags: Graphics Cards Cooling Graphics Last response: June 23, 2011 8:12 PM in Graphics & Displays Share CasualNinja June 23, 2011 6:18:19 PM Is it possible to fully remove the outside of a reference card, so that i can put on an aftermarket cooler myself? If yes then how would i go about doing it? More about : reference card removal mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card June 23, 2011 6:56:31 PM Yes you can, the exact process is very slightly different from card to card but its not hard there are plenty of on line "How to" guides. if you are luck you will find the exact one for your card. Its not to hard at all. Mactronix CasualNinja June 23, 2011 7:36:33 PM I may be being a bit of an idiot, but i can't find any how to guides for this process. If it's not too much trouble, could you possibly point me in the direction of a removal guide for this GPU: http://www.scan.co.uk/products/1280mb-msi-gtx-570-40nm-... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mactronix a c 130 U Graphics card June 23, 2011 8:12:24 PM I cant find teh exact one for that model but this should show you what to do http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZsSxTG0Kvn0&feature=rela... Mactronix Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedcan you take a non reference card and water cool it? Forum SolvedLooking for Best non reference cards and choosing a card for $300 Forum SolvedReference GTX 770 Question - Is it better to create a customer fan curve, or leave it to the card? Forum SolvedDifference: EVGA Reference card & Nvidia Reference card Forum SolvedCorsair AX860 Enough for Kingpin 780 Ti and 780 Ti Reference Card Forum SolvedR9 290X Reference Card: 92 degrees. Safe? Forum Solvedsapphire toxic R9270x vs zotac geforce gtx 760 (reference card) Forum SolvedSLI with OC card and reference card Forum SolvedCan I Crossfire a Reference card with a non-reference card? Forum SolvedGTX 780 Non-Reference Card Brand. Forum SolvedIs the EVGA 780TI ACX a reference card? Forum SolvedCan you SLI a 708 Ti superclocked with a regular 780 Ti? Will the superclocked card down clock to the reference specs and can Forum SolvedRadeon R9 290 non reference card release Forum SolvedIs the MSI Nvidia GTX 760 2GB DDR5 PCI-E Graphics Card the same as the reference card... Forum Solvedcan I get a reference card run like its sc/oc counterparts? Forum Solvedreference cards or non reference Forum SolvedGigabyte r9 270x vs reference cards Forum SolvedASUS GTX 780 vs EVGA GTX 780 reference cards Forum SolvedDifference between reference and non-ref. graphics cards (290X) Forum What is up with graphics card brands? Help understanding Reference cards and overclocking Forum More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !