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Old 02-12-2005, 02:44 PM   #7 (permalink)
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For thermal pads that come on stock heatsinks use a credit card edge to scrape it off easily. If it's just thermal compound then the q-tip works fine.

Don't use rubbing alcohol
Isopropyl IS rubbing alcohol man. I've got a botte of it I use for cleaning all the time,

"99% isopropyl rubbing alcohol"
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