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Other RTX A2000 - DIY Single Slot Copper Cooler Mod V1.0

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DXF files to make your own 1-slot cooler and backplate for the A2000
  1. coldplate can be laser cut or CNC machined from >= 3.0 copper (3.2mm recommended), mounting holes designed for M2.5
  2. 1-slot bracket / backplate can be laser cut and bend from 1.0 mm copper / aluminum, mounting holes designed for M2 screws and nuts
how to:
  • cut the coldplate and solder some copper fins on it using 138C solder paste
  • cover the backplate with a large 1.0 ~ 1.5mm thermal pad (mainly for electrical insulation)
  • fix the backplate to your A2K using M2x6mm screws, use M2 nuts or washers to offset the backplate by about 1.6 ~1.7mm from the PCB
  • attach the coldplate to your A2K using M2.5x8mm screws
example:

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works well for 1U rack mount servers with passive airflow:

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