Solved Heavy Heatsink Tags: Power Supplies Heatsinks CPUs Motherboards Components Last response: August 10, 2012 3:56 AM in Components Share Vigoram August 10, 2012 3:29:37 AM Hey guys, say you have a heavy CPU heatsink and you're worried about your motherboard being damaged. What would happen if you were to lay your tower on it's side? More about : heavy heatsink Best solution DJDeCiBeL a c 76 ) Power supply a c 283 à CPUs a c 137 V Motherboard August 10, 2012 3:45:54 AM Nothing, really. I suppose it WOULD take some stress off of the motherboard, but as long as the cooler has a back plate for support, keeping it standing up is just fine too. Share Vigoram August 10, 2012 3:47:39 AM Thanks for the reply. m 0 l Related resources Small $40 heatsink for heavy loads? - Forum lapping a heavy heatsink - Forum heavy heatsink - Forum heavy cpu heatsink/fan - Forum My 500 to 800$ Pc for heavy gaming and editing - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer DJDeCiBeL a c 76 ) Power supply a c 283 à CPUs a c 137 V Motherboard August 10, 2012 3:48:40 AM You're welcome. m 0 l Vigoram August 10, 2012 3:56:26 AM Best answer selected by Vigoram. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedWhy do Computers Require Coolers and stuff for heavy graphic cards.?? Forum SolvedXeon for heavy gaming and mostly heavy CAD work? Forum Solvedwhat do you think of this build? heavy gaming (first time building) Forum SolvedBass heavy headphones, max 100 USD Forum SolvedDropped something heavy on the mainboard. Now it won't start. Please help. Forum SolvedBuilding A Desktop For Heavy Music Production/Multitasking/Light Gaming Forum SolvedOne single bent pin in LGA 1150, strange CPU-heavy problems in PC Forum SolvedPC reboots while under heavy load Forum SolvedPentium G3258 for a heavy gaming build? Forum SolvedNew build will be used for recording,streaming,editing and HEAVY gaming Forum SolvedLaptop for heavy games under $1200? Forum SolvedPC Shuts down under heavy load/games Forum SolvedGaming computer for skyrim, sims 3 and 4. Heavy Mods. Budget of 500-600 pounds. Forum SolvedPower Supplies adapter on heavy loads Forum SolvedI've figured out what I should buy for my first build going to use for Heavy workstation and gaming is it worth it ? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !