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i bought a cooler master heatsink w/ fan , but it barely sticks on to the chipset, so is there like a glue where i can just slap on?
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post #2 of 8
which chipset are you talking about.. most heatsinks are held to the chipset by some form of mounting and not glue ..
    
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post #3 of 8
You can use frag tape... aka thermal adhesive tape.. but this is hard to find sometimes. You can also use thermal epoxy. Arctic Silver makes it, but it is very strong. You need to cut it with normal AS5.
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
You can use frag tape... aka thermal adhesive tape.. but this is hard to find sometimes. You can also use thermal epoxy. Arctic Silver makes it, but it is very strong. You need to cut it with normal AS5.
Please don't get any on your hands...Bad things can, and will happen in you do.
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post #6 of 8
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they are those chipsets below the cpu and the other one a little down, im guessing the bridges?, well all i do is put the tape on, and then put a little of that thermal compound, but am i fine with the thermal compound i have? its by OCZ
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post #7 of 8
OCZ's = to AS5 should be fine.
    
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post #8 of 8
yes your northbridge should have a bracket mounting system .. what kinda of heatsink are you trying to use..just clip the heatsink in place with a little bit of the ocz stuff and you should be good to go .. using take and or thermal adheasive is more for stuff like ram on a video card and maybe pwms .. stuff like that..
    
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CoolingOSOSOS
XSPC RayStorm + 360Extreme Rad Arch Linux Windows 8.1 x64 WindowsRE 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus PB278Q ThermalTake Meka G1 Evga SuperNova 1000 P2 Xigmatek Elysium 
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CoolingOSOSOS
XSPC RayStorm + 360Extreme Rad Arch Linux Windows 8.1 x64 WindowsRE 
MonitorKeyboardPowerCase
Asus PB278Q ThermalTake Meka G1 Evga SuperNova 1000 P2 Xigmatek Elysium 
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