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how do i mix thermal adhesive properly?

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i have no idea how to mix it what steps do i take to mix it properly?

i have 10 ramsinks plus 3 VRM sinks.


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Mix? What kind of TIM are you using?

RAM sinks usually have little sticky tape on them. Same with the VRM's.
If not, then I assume just a tiny dab of something like AS Creamique.
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Mix? What kind of TIM are you using?

RAM sinks usually have little sticky tape on them. Same with the VRM's.
If not, then I assume just a tiny dab of something like AS Creamique.
no its real thermal adhesive not thermal paste its meant to permanently glue the ramsink on. and it says arctic silver alumina thermal adhesive.



and my heatsink is used to thermal tape on the ramsinks is gone
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post #4 of 7
For ram sinks use small amounts to start, maybe enough for 1 or 2 sinks.

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If that's the case, mix both A & B and then spread a THIN later onto the RAM/VRM sinks.
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For ram sinks use small amounts to start, maybe enough for 1 or 2 sinks.



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oh okay thanks. +1
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oh okay thanks. +1
Also, after you've applied a few sinks, wait about 10 mins before applying the next set. This gives the previous sinks time to cure.
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