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post #671 of 780
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so ocz freeze works better than as5?? If so, that sucks, i just ordered some as5 because i thought it was supposed to work better than the tube of ocz freeze i already have
Yes, OCZ freeze is better than AS5.

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Originally Posted by Aardobard View Post
That almost sounds like a airflow/dust problem. Do you have ninja dustbunnies in your noctua? Are the fan(s) losing RPM? Did you put your USB coffee-warmer inside your case for 'security reasons'?
No fans are losing RPM, the case wasn't dusty..i clean it out all the time, including the fins of the heatsink.

I went to MX-2 and got none of that degrading in performance, and now I've switched to IC7 and will never go back to AS5.
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post #672 of 780
I just got some ICD7 yesterday, waiting for some time off to tear down and re-paste everything, should be pretty good
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I lapped my Noctua and E6300 today. So far I'm only seeing an improvement of around 2c at load. Could be because I'm still only using the single stock fan, I'll have to get some better ones.
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2 degrees isnt bad since most of the bases are pretty even
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post #675 of 780
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2 degrees isnt bad since most of the bases are pretty even
Yeah, Supprisingly my E6300 wasn't to bad either

EDIT: heres the worklog:

http://www.overclock.net/air-cooling...00-noctua.html
Edited by sizeak - 2/24/09 at 6:14pm
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Apply little to none thermal paste .

Most people who lap both the CPU and heatsink don't use any thermalpaste at all, it isn't needed.
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Apply little to none thermal paste .

Most people who lap both the CPU and heatsink don't use any thermalpaste at all, it isn't needed.
Really? I forgot to do the razor blade test so I'm gona have to take it off again at somepoint in the next few weeks and check it. Ill test the no TIM thing then. But yeah, I put very little on. Had to re-apply it after having to much the first time
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C12P arrived! Alot bigger than expected, very, very, very nice
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C12P arrived! Alot bigger than expected, very, very, very nice
I demand pictures
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C12P arrived! Alot bigger than expected, very, very, very nice
I thought about buying that one, but it just seemed to cover way to much area of the mobo, and after looking over my mobo setup, it just seemed like it wouldn't fit properly.
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