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Will this Akasa thermal paste be OK?

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I've got a few systems that need new TIM. Namely, a Toshiba Satellite Pro that needs a new motherboard, and a Pentium 4 that needs a new cooler. I'd go with AS5 normally but due to the cure time and cost I'd like to choose something different.

I've found these on eBay: http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Akasa-5g-Syringe-Silver-Based-Thermal-Compound-/370417255745?pt=Computing_ComputerComponents_Fans_Heatsinks_SR&hash=item563e96c541#ht_1913wt_1139

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/AKASA-Hi-performance-Thermal-Heatsink-Compound-Paste-/350403985207?pt=Computing_ComputerComponents_Fans_Heatsinks_SR&hash=item5195b47f37#ht_722wt_905

Will these be suitable for the job? I want to spend as little as possible really.
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The thermal conductivity is high, if it's a legit spec. I would go with Shin-Etsu G751 or X23 if you can find it.

EDIT-- Found some for ya!

http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/1g-ShinEtsu-G751-Shin-Etsu-G-751-Thermal-Compound-/230645353507?pt=Computing_ComputerComponents_Fans_Heatsinks_SR&hash=item35b388cc23
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Thanks, will pick up 2 tubes then, might repaste my workshop rig and my own Satellite Pro as well. I can just use an old credit card as a spreader, right?
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