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AS5 ok on MOSFETs?

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I bought some of the HR-09's for the voltage regs on my sig rig and was surprised to see that thermalright included a pretty lame thermal pad with the heatsinks. This got me to thinking that maybe there's a reason.

I was thinking of putting Thermal Ceramique or AS5 on it, but wasnt sure if they would cause problems...? I'm thinking that the silver content can maybe short something? I don't think its too probable, but there's nothing like being sure
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Hi, Thermal Ceramique is not conductive, so you should be fine with that.
Just make sure that no using the pads doesn't leve a gap between the heatsink and hte mosfets, if not then Thermal Ceramique away,

I love Thermal Ceramique have had great luck with it for years.,!
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I would go with Ceramique unless you can put on AS5 perfectly.
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thanks guys! I'll give the ceramique a shot
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