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Old 03-04-2007, 04:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Thermal Grease used on CPU?

I am looking for advice. I use thermal grease on my cpu. I wonder if that is a doable substance or not?

I hope my cpu is not going to fried soon with thermal grease.

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Old 03-04-2007, 04:59 PM   #2 (permalink)
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As far as I know,thermal grease is designed for that purpose:to place it between the CPU core and the heatsink.

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what are you using for your thermal compound?
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Default Re: Thermal Grease used on CPU?

Originally posted by yexusbeliever
I am looking for advice. I use thermal grease on my cpu. I wonder if that is a doable substance or not?

I hope my cpu is not going to fried soon with thermal grease.
Who told you otherwise? If thermal paste was a bad thing we wouldn't have it...
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There HAS to be a thermal compound of some kind between the CPU and the heat sink, otherwise the CPU would overheat and burn up.

Can you give us a brand name of what you used? Hopefully it was something SPECIALIZED for use in a PC, and not just some random substance you used....
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