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post #11 of 116
Very very good.

Really like the idea of using velcro for support.
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Thank you everyone for your kind comments.

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thats a very good guide, just one little thing

lapping is making it flat, polishing is what puts the shine on it

over all a great guide for those air cooler guys
Yes, a symantics mistake on my part, but even though I used the word polish I MEANT the word flat . I know that a surface can be very shiny and reflective but far from flat...but my first video demonstrates how flat it is

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The Silverstone Fan at NCIX.com costs 31 CAD express shipping (Cheapest).
Thank you! I edited the information into the FAQ.
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THAT IS AMAZING!!!! I'm doing that foam mod before I give my new e6700 a run for it's money!!
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sweet, bit risky taking the heatsink of a running overclocked CPU? lol
What is the music used in that first vid??
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Thank you everyone for your kind comments.


Yes, a symantics mistake on my part, but even though I used the word polish I MEANT the word flat . I know that a surface can be very shiny and reflective but far from flat...but my first video demonstrates how flat it is


Thank you! I edited the information into the FAQ.
You did incredible work. I was shocked that you didn't use thermal paste in that video O_O.
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sweet, bit risky taking the heatsink of a running overclocked CPU? lol
What is the music used in that first vid??
Well I figured the CPU was busted anyway and it was, but if you put it back on within a second or two temps don't spike THAT fast. Since I wasn't sure it was broken at the time it was a little scary though haha. A lightening storm had hit my computer earlier that month and I wasn't sure what was ruined and what wasn't. That was a brand new mobo in the vid.

The music in the first video is Passage in D by The Flashbulb.
I originally found it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jw4KAZH6dmw
Then I tracked down the artist, bought it on iTunes, burnt it to CD, ripped it from the CD, and voi la! Stuck it in the vid haha (It's dumb how a song I buy is still copy protected, but whatever)
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The Silverstone Fan at NCIX.com costs 31 CAD express shipping (Cheapest).
It costs $18 CAD at CanadaComputers.
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Wow! The best "How to" ever!

Well done *pats back*.
    
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Awesome job!! Reps 4U.
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Good lord this is one of the best FAQ how to use this now diy guide to long life informational threads I've read in a long time! Props to joo!
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