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Old August 10, 2007, 11:21 PM
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Originally Posted by Amon View Post
Q-tips (politically: cotton swabs) and flat toothpicks work well to spread thermal compound. Q-tips may shed some cotton fibres onto the surface depending on the elasticity of the compound.

Sorry this won't do.. But the other sound good. so wiping it off... hmm interesting.

I guess there is no one right way. Tooth picks and cotton, that sounds like a problems waiting to happen or starting a fire for a marshmallow roast..

Sorry dude but thanks for the post.
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