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Lapping your IHS?

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Would it be possible, or even safe, you lap your IHS?
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yeah it's possible, and you it's safe if you take do it right

you need to be sure you can't bent the pins on the CPU (with the original stuff that came with your box) and don't push the CPU to hard on the sandpaper

http://www.overclock.net/amd-air-coo...lapping-3.html

here you go !
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Yup:

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Sweet, thanks.
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You betcha!

Link to an experience: http://www.overclock.net/intel-air-c...ml#post1284960

Note: For those that have seen that a few times.... please don't smack me.
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It'd be even better to remove your IHS altogether. I have. It will require some modding of your HSF though.
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