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LCS = Liquid Cooling System = Water Cooling.

Sounds like the bottom of the water block may not be contacting the IHS at all.
    
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Well if there is a gap and he used a sanding machine im gonna go on a whim and say that he sanded too much...

Now im ALL FOR more power= better but not when it comes to delicate, integral parts then you wanna take your time. It took me 3 hours to lap my S1283...

Can you see the water moving at all between inlet and outlet of CPU block I know it would be hard but can you see anything?
Lol if the gap was already there and he sanded it... Well he sanded it with some square for like 2 minutes then about another 2 minutes with the machine. I am not 100% sure. What do you mean if I can see the water moving. I can't actually see if on the CPU block, but I know for sure the water is circulating because the water in the reservoir is going up and down and my pump is working.
    
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Did you check for surface-to-surface contact after the lap job at all?
    
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LCS = Liquid Cooling System = Water Cooling.

Sounds like the bottom of the water block may not be contacting the IHS at all.
Yeh, there are some small black spacers that are used with the screws. He is saying he is gonna trim them a little, but what I don't understand is when I take the waterblock off the CPU I can feel a little bit of sticking (not a lot though).
    
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Did you check for surface-to-surface contact after the lap job at all?
What's that?
    
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What's that?
The contact between the water block and the top of the IHS.
    
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he means shine a flashlight behind the cpu and water block and see if you can see light shining through then you have a problem

And i dont know if you wanna trust your bro with a pair of scissors near the computer after what he did with the power tools...

j/k...lol....but seriously....
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he means shine a flashlight behind the cpu and water block and see if you can see light shining through then you have a problem
Yes, thank you.
    
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he means shine a flashlight behind the cpu and water block and see if you can see light shining through then you have a problem
Nope I didn't do that. Am I supposed to do that when it is on the motherboard and the thermal glue has already been applied?
    
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he means shine a flashlight behind the cpu and water block and see if you can see light shining through then you have a problem

And i dont know if you wanna trust your bro with a pair of scissors near the computer after what he did with the power tools...

j/k...lol....but seriously....
Lol, it's not like I even trusted him doing that. He wouldn't listen though when I was saying stuff.
    
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