First, we mount the fan to the tower using the supplied brackets. Although a bit tricky, mounting the fan is very easy, and it's held on very securely.
The brackets hold the fan through the holes on each side, then the long portion of the bracket fits into the slots on the sides of the cooler.
This is another picture showing the base of the cooler, and showing how the pins or AMD socket mounts attach to the base.
Now, getting it into the case and onto our CPU! I personally like the security of having a bolt-through mounting system, and for those who think push-pins are a deal-breaker, take a look at This Guide on how to cheaply and easily bolt-through mount your Rasetsu cooler!
As you can see, during the install, I got some fingerprints on the mirror finish