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Old 29th March, 2002, 09:38 AM
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Originally posted by kat
decided to go to 1500 and then polishing compund
Polishing compounds are a no no. They look nice but actually take away from heat transfer. Don't get sucked into looks, just go for even flatness. (Who sees the bottom of you heatsink anyway?)

BTW, i found it much better to apply almost no pressure on the heatsink. If I applied pressure I got a noticable crowning effect. Periodically check the botton of the heatsink for crowning.
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