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I just ordered my Tuniq Tower 120

I'm on the search for a lapping kit. I was thinking about getting the premium lapping kit from http://easypckits.com/. I've never done this before, does anyone know where I could find a good how-to?

Also, is there anything I should know about the direction of the TT120? Whether it faces up or towards the back. AS5 comments... Anything I should beware of?

Thanks in advance!
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you could click the big link that says "instructions"
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Read the last line on the page for the kit.
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Great choice on that site, they are great people.

I bought the Premium lapping kit and the final finishing compound.

just keep the paper very wet.

Apply no weight to the heatsink/CPU you are lapping. This will produce scratches that are hard to remove.

Go forward and back, every 10 forward-back strokes, rotate the item that is being lapped 90 degree's.

Wash off heatsink/CPU and sandpaper every once and a while, also wash both off when switching to a higher grit sand paper.

Use a practice heatsink/CPU, that way you can learn from your mistakes on a throw-away item.
    
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http://www.easypckits.com/

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TY all.
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