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what kind of thermal paste do you put on your memory chips under the heatsinks of your video cards?
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have u done this b4?if not then start reading & watching tuts budd,cuz u can fry that thing up if it goes on the wrong spot.as for me i put thermal paste on my vid card H/S only but little drops maybe smaller than rice grain,(Artic Silver) was what i use.
    
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I believe what you want is ceramique
    
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Stock heatsink on the GPUs? I think you have to use a thermal pad because the gap is too wide between the HS and the chips to use a paste. Since i use RAM sinks, i stick em on with AS5, though i heard it isn't a good idea cuz the particles could be too small and ruin the chips? I dunno, it never did anything bad for me, so i continue using AS5.
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You don't put any paste on the ram sinks, you can leave them alone or put ram sinks with the sticky and thats it.
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Ram sinks do not need paste. As for the normal heatsink, as5 is fine.
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