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Quote:
Originally Posted by JaiSan;15367801 
Sunday, 14 June 2009

But a little out of date ?

Paste won't change anything even those being manufactured today brand new same model. I know there are some missing mx-4 there but those listed paste aren't that far off at all today.


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post #52 of 59
Quote:
Originally Posted by djriful;15391131 
paste won't change anything even those being manufactured today brand new same model.
+1
Rep for you, for stating what I had always believed to be true; Is not the material but how it is applied which determines the effectiveness of the TIM.
Edited by JaiSan - 10/22/11 at 5:44am
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post #53 of 59
shin etsu is good..i need like..a caulk-tube of TIM anyone know where i could get one?
 
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post #54 of 59
I have a tube of MX-2 that's a little over a year old and it's a PITA to spread. I remember it being super easy the last time. It seems like it's dried out or gotten thicker.
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i cant seem to find X-23-7921-5 is it on frozen CPU? someone link me i need to buy some tubes.
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post #56 of 59
Quote:
Originally Posted by bobisgod;14557817 
Shin etsu is the best tube paste out there. It beats out MX-2/MX-3/MX-4 and all the other competitors

Yep, by about 1/2 C.

Your best bet is to spend no more than 10$ tube or its just a waste.
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post #57 of 59
Quote:
Originally Posted by k0rnh0li0;15410018 
i cant seem to find X-23-7921-5 is it on frozen CPU? someone link me i need to buy some tubes.

Not yet available on retail. There is a thread open for a possible group buy.
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hey..how good is artic silver ceramique? (on a scale of 1 to 5)
 
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between the Phoby HE
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/13343/thr-109/Phobya_HeGrease_Extreme_Thermal_Paste_-_35g.html

and the Promlimatch PK-1
http://www.frozencpu.com/products/9119/thr-59/Prolimatech_PK-1_Nano_Aluminum_Thermal_Compound_-_5_Gram.html

which one is easier to apply?

hmmm, looks like Indigo Xtreme takes the guess work out of applications? or is trickier than it looks? lol bit pricey tho.. )=
Edited by B3anbag - 10/27/11 at 12:36am
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