[rescue] Wanted: Xeon 7xxx Heatsink

Geoffrey S. Mendelson gsm at mendelson.com
Thu Mar 27 01:06:46 CDT 2008

On Wed, Mar 26, 2008 at 11:02:14PM -0700, r.stricklin wrote:
> They were "removed" in the sense that I opened the box, took out the  
> processors and used them with another, entirely different set of heat  
> sinks.
> These have never been pulled from the plastic blister packs (although  
> one might have my fingerprint on it).

That I understand. I always thought the older P4 heat sink/fan assemblies
stunk and could never get them off the CPU without sticking a screwdriver
in places I did not want to stick one and prying.

Then I found a web page on the Intel site which described exactly how
to remove them properly. Stick a screwdriver...........


Geoffrey S. Mendelson, Jerusalem, Israel gsm at mendelson.com  N3OWJ/4X1GM

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