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# 213931 19-Apr-2017 14:43
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Hi All

 

As subject line says, need one for a mobo which unfortunately has a mosfet in the way of where a backplate might be situated.

 

Ordered a Coolermaster Hyper TX3 Evo which was just cancelled due to no stock, so thought I would try here.

 

Last resort will be a Noctua L9a. CPU tdp is above what is rated for this cooler but willing to give it a shot given no other option.

 

Thanks


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  # 1767386 19-Apr-2017 14:46
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What would you need the back plate to look like. Some are round circles and some are shaped like an X. Just so the back plate is away from the mosfet.








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  # 1767412 19-Apr-2017 15:40
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Good question, here is an image of the rear of the motherboard ASRock FM2A78M-ITX+

 

 

Not sure a star type back plate would still work, one of the more awkward boards I've seen.


 
 
 
 


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  # 1767416 19-Apr-2017 15:49
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I'm looking for an AM3+ cooler as well if someone happens to have one!!


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  # 1770106 25-Apr-2017 10:14
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I have an am3 fx series cpu, motherboard and cooler at home. Will sell super cheap - haven't used it for about a month





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  # 1770110 25-Apr-2017 10:22
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b0untypure1:

 

I have an am3 fx series cpu, motherboard and cooler at home. Will sell super cheap - haven't used it for about a month

 

 

 

 

Hey im running a FX 6300 currently and a m5a78l-m lx v2.
If its better than that id be interested to discuss :) What board have you got and cooler?

Cheers


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  # 1770114 25-Apr-2017 10:40
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TimA:

 

b0untypure1:

 

I have an am3 fx series cpu, motherboard and cooler at home. Will sell super cheap - haven't used it for about a month

 

 

 

 

Hey im running a FX 6300 currently and a m5a78l-m lx v2.
If its better than that id be interested to discuss :) What board have you got and cooler?

Cheers

 

 

 

 

I'll let you know once I get home from work :)





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