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Old August 27, 2007, 08:53 PM
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Default Tech ARP's CPU & heatsink lapping guide

What is lapping? Lapping (or grinding) is a machining technique where an abrasive material is used to cut into and polish the object. Lapping can be used to both obtain a flatter surface as well as a smoother surface, but not necessarily both at the same time. This is a mistake made by many novices. They often assume that a mirror finish denotes both a very flat surface as well as a smooth one. In fact, you can obtain a mirror finish on any surface, whether it's curved or flat.



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Default hey supergrover!

Thats a useful guide, thanks for that. Something else to have a go at and distract me from work
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Very interesting. I think this deserves a sticky in the "How To" section.
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Heh......

Not sure if we should be "stickying" single links to other sites, but maybe a sticky post for good off site guides?

(I already had this link on my desktop..... :) ).
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Very interesting. I think this deserves a sticky in the "How To" section.
Well then boys why dont you write one up? Keep a worklog, you can use HCF image hosting;) , and do a canadian Version.
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