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 MSI GTX 670 reference idle temp way too high Forum My PNY gtx 670 reference cooler is loud, what's the solution? Forum Is it best to buy reference graphics cards when watercooling Forum HD 7850 with reference PCB? Forum Factory OC'ed HD4890 artifacts unless I underclock it to reference Forum Reference AMD 6870 or MSI 6870, or 560 TI?! Forum 90-95C temps on reference ASUS HD5850 Forum Sparkle gtx460 non- reference runs loud Forum Is this a reference radeon HD 6970 Forum Asus non- reference SLI Forum [Solved]MSI dust removal feature does not kick in Forum 5850: Reference vs Custom Forum Old 8800GTX reference cooler maintenance Forum GTX 680 Reference Card Forum Gainward GTX 670 Reference card temp questions Forum Reference Coolers, and aftermarket coolers. Forum Gtx 660 [non-ti] or Radeon HD 7850 Forum Good cheap graphics card for Shogun 2 and Skyrim Forum New discrete video card with old 19" LCD Forum Changing the graphics card in my acer aspire l320 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 !