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you can check size
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/What-is-the-Best-Way-to-Apply-Thermal-Grease-Part-1/1303/2
and
http://www.hardwaresecrets.com/article/What-is-the-Best-Way-to-Apply-Thermal-Grease-Part-1/1303/3

you can apply TIM spreading it on IHS using a plastic card or using pressure with a plastic bag, or only let heatsink do the job biggrin.gif