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Heavy Heatsink

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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?

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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.
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August 10, 2012 3:47:39 AM

Thanks for the reply.
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a c 76 ) Power supply
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a c 137 V Motherboard
August 10, 2012 3:48:40 AM

You're welcome. :) 
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August 10, 2012 3:56:26 AM

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