Well i'm going order some artic 5 off of newegg. Just to be on the safe side. Better safe then sorry. And I don't want to use the thermal pad. I'm not putting the PC toghter by myself so I think i'll learn the hard way. I was told thermal pads you can't remove the CPU to upgrade later.
Main Rig: I7 920 CPU, 6 Gigs ram 5870 GPU
M17X Laptop 2.8 Ghz Dual Core, 4870 Radeon