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Ram Block- Thermal Paste needed?

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I have a question. Do you need thermal paste for the ram block if you're watercooling it. I know water cooling a ram is overkill but it looks good. So in your opinion, do I need to apply thermal paste or not. If you do, how much.

I ask this because I see some people not applying thermal paste on their ram and some do.
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Depending on the block and ram I would assume thermal tape is used same thing used on ram chips on a gpu block.
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paste not tape. like the one inbetween the ram and the ram waterblock.
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Between the actual ram DIMM and the ram cover/shroud/sleeve is likely a tape or pad not a regular thermal paste. Between the Ram cover/shroud/sleeve a thin line of paste is added to help with the mount against the water block.
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