I need an i/o shield

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By mootz
Aug 13, 2008
  1. i bought a mobo recently and apparently it's going to come without an i/o shield/backplate...
    the model is a gigabyte GA-965P-DS3, does anyone know anywhere i could pick one up? i've tried local shops but they dont stock them.

    also if anyone here has a spare/unused one i'll buy it
  2. CCT

    CCT TS Evangelist Posts: 3,556

  3. mootz

    mootz TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 32

    massive thanks :D
  4. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,352

    Wow US $9.99 (for 1)
    I have a box of different shields, maybe I should sell them !
  5. mootz

    mootz TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 32

    LOL... yea you should :p
    with shipping to UK that plate came to £8.08
    better than having a hole in the back of my new PC though i guess
  6. kimsland

    kimsland Ex-TechSpotter Posts: 18,352

    No the worst part is mounting the Motherboard and all the cables and hardware
    And then going, oh sh## I forgot the damn plate ! lol :)

    Anyway, good luck with the purchase
  7. Idx

    Idx TS Rookie

    Lol ye, done that so many times whilst building/upgrading rigs.
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