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Offline Seeker

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amd 2000+ to 2500 barton
« on: July 22, 2003, 08:03:48 PM »
Ok what i have is a 2000+ chip  i have the water cooling deal and the purple shim for this chip what i need to know for sure is will this shim work for the 2500 chip i know that the 2500 is a smaller chip but is it also smaller in height?  thinking about upgrading but i dont need a purple shim key fob  system specs (epox 8rda+ mobo 512megs infinion ram cheapy but ok ti4200 vid card )
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Re:amd 2000+ to 2500 barton
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2003, 09:30:19 PM »
With the XP2500+, there is a raised sticker beside the core that will hold the shim higher than the core and prevent it from making contact.  I abandoned my shim when I snagged the 2500+