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Old 24th January, 2006, 11:10 PM
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? help with cooling paste

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i was wondering if anybody knew if i could use (copper grease high temp melting point its used in car braking systems) as a thermal paste between my chipset and heatsink/fan its very smooth paste its a copper color and as a very high copper content??? or for anthing else that uses thermal paste??

i havent tried in fear of frying something lol.
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DOn't use it. the copper paste will be highly conductive, and cause more worries than the benfits will garner. Go and drop $10 on a tube of AS5, and never turn back.
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Old 25th January, 2006, 03:38 AM
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as5 as in arctic silver 5. will do thanks for letting me know. you only find things out though by asking and now i know thanks

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