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I am not the smartest knife in the drawer. But I have what appears to be a stable 4.0 OC . When I run prime 95 I get over 90c and have to stop. I have my fans facing the rear on my Noctua NH-D14 . I have this if it helps.

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Man I hope I finally made a good OC.
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post #2 of 24
thats quite hot. what kind of thermal paste are you using??
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post #3 of 24
That is really hot for that cooler, are you sure it is seated right?
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post #4 of 24
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Man it was artic silver ceramic or something. I have reseated this thing 3 times in the past. I have not ryed Ocing in a while. I had a little time and decided to try again. I just wanted to hit 4.0 and be stable. But this is to hot for such a cooler. I would need to order some new thermal paste. What would you guys recommend and how to a apply the best way? as you can see it is running 62 c at a 13.5 load.
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post #5 of 24
i would shut down, and check the seat. make sure it's flat and secure on all 4 corners.

what type of paste?? and how are you applying??
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post #6 of 24
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Originally Posted by lone1dog View Post

Man it was artic silver ceramic or something. I have reseated this thing 3 times in the past. I have not ryed Ocing in a while. I had a little time and decided to try again. I just wanted to hit 4.0 and be stable. But this is to hot for such a cooler. I would need to order some new thermal paste. What would you guys recommend and how to a apply the best way? as you can see it is running 62 c at a 13.5 load.

even with the ceramic stuff, you should be getting better temps.

as for applying, DO NOT SPREAD IT!!!

with the case on its side. apply a dot about the size of a pee, maybe a little larger, to the center.

when you install the cooler make sure it's flat, and install the opposing corners evenly. don't over tighten
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post #7 of 24
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Well I remember spreading it with plastic. I guess I screwed that up. I found it it was artic silver ceramic. I am shutting down to reapply now.
Edited by lone1dog - 1/22/12 at 12:40pm
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post #8 of 24
use that for now, but that stuff kinda sucks. I use arctic cooling MX-4, the tuniq tx-4 is also good.
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post #9 of 24
dude CPU PLL 1.905v axesmiley.pngeek.gif isnt that high guys ????? tag a snap of ur BIOS settings pls
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cant either my vid card fried or MB I am booted in safe mode and it just goes out afeter a bit. reset everything to stock and reseated everything
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