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Old October 15, 2007, 02:17 PM
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Originally Posted by Theblackmages View Post
hmmm might do it for my E2140 and AC freezer 7 pro... i do have a bit of experience in sanding too... I'll do it if I'll need better temps.Some say if you do it right you can drop your temps 5C's. also I'm wondering, when you've finished lapping them, do you really need to put some thermal conpound at all or less or same since the contact between the HSF/CPU is way better?
Yes you do still need TIM, the TIM fills the tiny, tiny imperfections in the surfacearea, lapping smooths the surface making it far easier for your TIM to do it's job.

Originally Posted by 3.0charlie View Post
My knuckles are bleeding from fishing through walls a new CAT6 network cable... I found fresh, untapped electrical outlets...
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