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Quick Thermal Cream Q

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I ordered the Thermaltake Extreme 120, how much do I put on the CPU and Heatsink? I heard just a drop then smear it in. Thanks
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A bb sized method will work, just on the processor
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post #3 of 4
HaHa at the cream remark. But what I do is I apply it to the heatsink base and spread with a old credit card as thin as possible, then clamp it down. Ive noticed better temps this way than allowing the heatsink to spread it for me.
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thanks a lot!!
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