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Old 08-13-2005, 02:35 AM   #1 (permalink)
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will PVA glue cause any damage to the chip? because i cbf getting thermal paste, i went to the city and 5 stores said they had none :| cheap and then i put PVA glue instead of thermal paste

will the PVA glue stuff my comp up?
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you mean regular glue?
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nah not regular glue, this adhesive stuff
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oh wow why did you do that? i will try look up a solution.
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Why would you do that without consulting someone about it first?
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Old 08-13-2005, 03:13 AM   #6 (permalink)
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haha whoops, i dont know what i was doing, but without the thermal paste temps were going up to 55C
so i looked at the pva glue it looked the same so i put it on,
now my comp is staying at like 42C, is that hot for a pentium 4 northwood A? 2.8ghz?
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well lol
i dont know about temps
but you should find away to get it off. others may have ideas.
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600 posts Matt, congratz.
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all i can say is wow!
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wow this is almost up there with the guy that broke all the pins off his fx 55 and glued them back on.
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