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alright well im lapping my tuniq and i can not get the whole surface flat it just wont do it lol. But It doesn not rock anymore when i have on a flat surface. Ans 90% of the surface is flat. The only part that is not are about a quarter of an inch on each side. The part that would contact the processor is perfectly flat. So basically i was wondering do i need to spend lots of time to get that flat or is the fact the the contact area will be flat good enough. Thanks
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post #2 of 14
As long as the contact area between the IHS and the HSF base is flat you are good to go.
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post #3 of 14
no need to waste time, just as long the contact point between the heatsink and CPU are flat, then ure good to go
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I had the same issue when I did mine. I spent too much time on it to get it perfect. But it did need a lapping.
    
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As long as the contact area between the IHS and the HSF base is flat you are good to go.
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no need to waste time, just as long the contact point between the heatsink and CPU are flat, then ure good to go



What is this, a taco bell crunchwrap?
    
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same with my ultra 120x, just as long as the middle area is flat, I didnt want to waste another hour getting the sides even.
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What is this, a taco bell crunchwrap?
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post #9 of 14
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thats what i thought thanks guys. Just wanted to be certain. Hugs for everyone lol no actually dont touch me but thanks.
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post #10 of 14
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thats what i thought thanks guys. Just wanted to be certain. Hugs for everyone lol no actually dont touch me but thanks.
That's what this is for:

No touching involved. lol.
    
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