Absolutely Important: Leakage Protection To Prevent Condensation
A view of the underside of the CPU socket. Pictured here is the Asus A7N8X for the Athlon XP.
Placing the thermal protection unit on the underside of the CPU socket.
Pressing very firmly allows the rubber insulation to bulge outwards and ensures perfect sealing, so that condensation does not form.
Positioning bracket for the cooling unit - here, for the AMD platform.
Putting the insulating rubber on the positioning bracket.
Placing the positioning bracket on the motherboard.
Here it's also important to press firmly.
We've put spacers for the motherboard on the back plate of the case.
Placing the motherboard on the back plate of the case.