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Old 02-26-2009, 02:03 AM   #1
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Default How often should i apply thermal paste?

Quick Question: i havent applied thermal paste on my proc since i got it (6/07) should i reapply it?
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Old 02-26-2009, 02:04 AM   #2
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Default Re: How often should i apply thermal paste?

Whenever you remove the heatsink.
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Old 02-26-2009, 02:20 AM   #3
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Default Re: How often should i apply thermal paste?

Or, if you are Cabbs...probably like once a week

He DID earn Honorary Heatsink Whore, you know....haha.
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Default Re: How often should i apply thermal paste?

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Or, if you are Cabbs...probably like once a week

He DID earn Honorary Heatsink Whore, you know....haha.
yep..only when you remove your heatsink though..because trust me..you dont need to put it on every month
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Default Re: How often should i apply thermal paste?

Absolutely...especially in the case of paste like A.S. that requires "break-in". Therefore, if you change it frequently, you'll never reach optimum efficiency.
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