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thermal paste on ram sink?

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is that work? is the heatsink stay on ram after put the paste on it? OR its useless to do that? OR that is the way to install ram heatsink?
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Ramsinks come with thermal adhesive..No need for actual Compound. Infact using Compound may short out your RAM.
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I think that you are best using ceramic thermal compound on ram modules because the silver compound is slightly capacitive.
    
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I think that you are best using ceramic thermal compound on ram modules because the silver compound is slightly capacitive.
but they wont stick to the ram. just use thermal tape, it actually WORKS!
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Thermal Adhesive/Thermal tape is your only bet otherwise it wont stick to the RAm.
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but they wont stick to the ram. just use thermal tape, it actually WORKS!
My bad. I thought he meant he was using heatspreaders with clips.
    
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My bad. I thought he meant he was using heatspreaders with clips.
Even so the use of Thermal compound may cause damage.
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Even so the use of Thermal compound may cause damage.
only metal based compounds. Ceramic based compounds will not cause damage.
    
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