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I think they just put gum they happen to be chewing on at the time in it, screw the things on and SHIP EM OUTTTTTTTTTTTTTT! Glad to know at least some people care about their cards...I love putting good thermal paste on my cards. Make sure when you screw it back on, you alternate sides, so the pressure on the GPU spreads the paste as evenly as possible
Ya, I spent 550 bucks on my first 8800GTX, and I wasn't about to keep a pile of stock goop on it, oozing out the sides.
    
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Yeah, the day I got my 4870's I put AS5 on them, temps dropped by about 3-5c which isnt bad from such a easy thing
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I have been looking at this..

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835118038

looks like it might screw straight to the card instead of using thermal epoxy or anything like that.
jack that heat sink is to be used in conjunction with a GPU only water block
a cheaper solution than a full cover water block.
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