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Zalman 9500 am2, So shiny-do I need to lap at all?

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The bottom of this thing is like a mirror. I was just wondering if lapping it would make any difference at all?
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As long as a straight edge (razor) fits across with the entire blade touching, it's just fine, no lapping needed!
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dont scratch the finish when testing
    
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It is important to have a flat surface, not just a mirror one. Use the razor test very carefully, or use a piece of paper.
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Originally Posted by born2killU View Post
dont scratch the finish when testing
ROFLMAO....Was just about to edit to include that!
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