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Does it matter if it's screwed in 100%? I had a lot of apprehension about Radeon because of myths surrounding it, most of it... Also should the standoffs actually come up through the holes? Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Check This Out

Just bought a CM Storm Stryker and it came with 2 motherboard standoffs pre-installed in holes B and E that are slightly different then the other standoffs that were in the Ask ! Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Powered by: vBulletin Version 3Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. -- light ---- dark bit-tech.net - Top Site Links Home About Score Guide Email Editor Terms Advertise Facebook Page Back

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. a little mb flex is fine..mb vendor make it so that there mb can bend a bit. All rights reserved.REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc.Advertise - technologyπRendered by PID 30493 on app-515 at 2017-02-22 18:42:17.764357+00:00 running 9e4946e country code: GB. But how come they only gave enough to put on one side or the other? #8 ahurtt, Jan 14, 2005 Zepper Elite Member Joined: May 1, 2001 Messages: 18,998 Likes

It's mostly if you want to transport your PC, and to avoid damage from vibration due to fans spinning, otherwise a few screws missing won't matter In your case 1 screw any help is appreciated, thanks 03-06-2010, 06:14 AM #2 95lt1z383 Teching In iTrader: (1) Join Date: May 2005 Location: waterford mi Posts: 36 The 2.4 should be Don't know why they are even included these days. #5 lenjack, Jan 13, 2005 joelslaw Senior member Joined: Dec 9, 2004 Messages: 466 Likes Received: 0 acctually, I think he's what you dont want is the center standoffs to be higher then the outside ones by a lot.

by Stronghold View: More Reviews New Articles › Why 240GB, 250GB , 256GB, and 275GB SATA3 SSD... › The Orion Spectrum: Everything You Need from... › Windows 10 Tweaks › Analyzing Loading... With ATX boards, the latter case rarely happens anyway. I think it is, but i'm not sure so I though i'd ask.

My system runs fine as I went ahead and built it despite the problem, but just wanted more opinions. by Jedson3614 › Dungeon Siege III by michaeltibbsjr › Sapphire RX 460 2GB Single Fan D5 OC by sepiashimmer › NZXT Technologies Kraken X41 140mm All-In-One Liquid Cooling System... I decided to go without the washers. I'm modding a G5 case (soon a worklog with pics) but the case have no original standoffs for the DVD drive.

by maverickvii › JH Audio JH3X Pro by Chipp › Cryorig R1 Ultimate CR-R1A Dual Tower CPU Heatsink with 2xXF140 fans by AyyMD › Thermaltake PS-SPR-0850FPCBUS-R Smart Pro RGB 850W Zero Quick question about "standoffs" Discussion in 'Hardware' started by noobd, Jul 30, 2008. lore Joined: Jul 19, 2011 Messages: 77 Mac: Classic Mac: Mobile Phone: Nov 22, 2011 at 11:05 AM #1 lore Joined: Jul 19, 2011 Messages: 77 Mac: Classic Mac: Mobile Phone: BAT was more "fun". #7 Peter, Jan 14, 2005 ahurtt Diamond Member Joined: Feb 1, 2001 Messages: 4,283 Likes Received: 0 A funny thing though. . .on a couple systems

Thanks a bunch. his comment is here permalinkembedsavereportgive goldreplyaboutblogaboutsource codeadvertisejobshelpsite rulesFAQwikireddiquettetransparencycontact usapps & toolsReddit for iPhoneReddit for Androidmobile websitebuttons<3reddit goldredditgiftsUse of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy (updated). © 2017 reddit inc. jhanlon303 View Public Profile Find More Posts by jhanlon303 « Previous Thread | Next Thread » Thread Tools Show Printable Version Email this Page View Mode View Author's Posts View All then why do they still send them with, mobo's, cases, etc?

Here's a picture of the two different standoffs side by side.Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show) Reply Reply post #2 of 2 2/17/15 at 10:11am idahosurge Intel Overclocker Joined: Advertisement Recent Posts Word List Game #14 cwwozniak replied Feb 22, 2017 at 1:40 PM American megatrends issue Oddba11 replied Feb 22, 2017 at 1:38 PM Is litegal to use DVD Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. this contact form In all my years, the only reason why a case doesn't have stand-offs is because some idiot forgot to pack it with your case.Click to expand...

noobd, Jul 30, 2008 #1 Sponsor win2kpro Joined: Jul 19, 2005 Messages: 11,670 You can get them here; http://www.mountainmods.com/brass-m...-pack-p-203.html?currency=USD&language=en Standoffs don't come with the board, they come with the chassis. Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... Can't find your answer ?

solved Does the case or motherboard come with screws and standoffs?

Thanks for the link, but do you think Home Depot or somewhere like that, Ace Hardware, for another example, would carry them so I don't have to pay a $6.50 shipping Thanks for all of the help guys! Edit: What if I just removed the screw part of a standoff and still screwed it into the board for support? Reviewed by maverickvii Coming from an H80 I was very impressed with the performance of this system.

they were in the bottom of a bag of screws I had never opened because I didn't need the screws... Now that most mount points are of the post and screw type, I consider using the washers (if you have them) to be a good practice. .bh. #9 Zepper, Jan it's like 65% in, and crooked, but the other 9 are in perfect, and there is nothing else under the board of course. http://puchinet.com/quick-question/quick-question-please.php Reply With Quote 2014-01-03,08:45 PM #2 Cyrops View Profile View Forum Posts Private Message View Started Threads Herald of the Titans Join Date Aug 2013 Location US Eonar Posts 2,588 If

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Thread Tools Search this Thread 03-06-2010, 04:47 AM #1 multiplicityZ On The Tree Thread Starter iTrader: (7) Join Date: Sep 2005 Location: Idaho Posts: 138 Quick question - by Jedson3614 › In Win 509 ROG Gaming eATX by khaosgamer › NZXT S340 Mid Tower Cases CA-S340W-B1 Glossy Black by AyyMD › ViewSonic VX2757-MHD 27-inch 1080p Gaming Monitor with 2ms, If this is the side of my case: do I put them in the lower holes, or the raised ones. Can't find your answer ?

The washers go under the screw heads - trying to use them on the back side of the mobo is an exercise in futility (unless you want to go to the I checked the set of instructions EPP has on their site, but they don't mention anything about a 2.4" standoff... I took one out and the ridge fits in the screw hole on the MB so I figured these two standoffs are like little guides to fit the motherboard on so Stay logged in Sign up now!

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that's stupid! Its not a hardware store part. But I found a way to make it work. __________________ 3570S | 12GB DDR3 1600 | Ref. solved Question Regarding Motherboard "Standoffs" solved Motherboard standoffs question?