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Is it smart to clean old thermal paste with vodka?
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No, but it can work...why not just go to a walgreens or something and buy some rubbing alchohol for a $1?
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Is it big difference if you clean with pure alchohol or votka?
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I'm not really sure, try it lol...if it works then great!
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What about Rakia?
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The Russians would be proud.
I think it'll work
    
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post #7 of 17
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Originally Posted by Shomiyamu! View Post
The Russians would be proud.
I think it'll work
What if it makes my CPU drunk and it doesn't want to wake up? Then from over doese it dies ?
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Quote:
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What if it makes my CPU drunk and it doesn't want to wake up? Then from over doese it dies ?
Hangover?
It might leave some unwanted residue though.
    
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post #9 of 17
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Well, Ill just clean it dry with WC papper, then Ill add lil votka on it and wash it over. ;<
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post #10 of 17
It's not smart at all. It's much smarter to drink all the vodka - then you won't care if your CPU isn't clean.
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