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trying to attach heat sink directly to CPU on slot a without backplate-HOW?

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May 3, 2001
Virginia, USA
I saw a good article on how to remove the backplate from a Slot A Athlon and attach the heatsink directly to it but now I can't seem to find it?

Any help out there?

What size are the screws / studs that hold the backplate on to the CPU? (and any other pertinent info).