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Yes i know what its for but would it work since it transferrs heat? (transfer the heat into the air)
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It wouldn't help because the actual metal conducts heat better than the paste. The paste is just used to fill the air gaps because paste > air and metal > paste.
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Yeah it doesn't work like that...just use it how it was made to be used
    
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post #14 of 15
Nope would just make things worse, and messy too.
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LOL, Ive never heard of putting thermal paste on top of the heatsink,

Try removing the HSF ,, clean out the original paste,, then put some of dat on, and install hsf,

The thermalpaste is soo there is contact between GPU and heatsink, and shouldnt be placed anywhere but on the actual GPU ,, when the hsf is off, gl,
    
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