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Does anyone know where I can buy a good grade of thermal tape? The stuff at Comp USA is terrible. It will be used for graphic card Solid copper heatsinks. its ok if its large As I can cut the sizes I need.
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Does anyone know where I can buy a good grade of thermal tape? The stuff at Comp USA is terrible. It will be used for graphic card Solid copper heatsinks. its ok if its large As I can cut the sizes I need.
Getting about 10 of these myself.

http://www.frozencpu.com/thr-18.html
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how good is that stuff? is it a good conductor or nothing to be fussed about?
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In reality, it's not too big of a concern, it's mainly used to cool IC's, which are smaller things like BGA RAM or Mosfets on a motherboard.
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Ordered 10, Thanks Burn
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No problems. I'm ordering them sometime tonight or tomorrow, so we'll compare results. Where are they being placed? RAM? I'm putting 1 heatsink on the 5V Mosfet on my Ultra-D that lets me use 4V for RAM and another few on my GPU's RAM because my tubes block 2 RAM chips.
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I bought some solid copper Heatsinks from newegg (They are heavy)
They are small, the size of the ram chips on my 7800gt. They are great little HS's,The tape that came with them sucks. so we will try this tape
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Crash and Burn--now that's a team!
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