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Can i use this?

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Hey guys i just took out my cpu and put wiped some of it off to check the stepping which is LBBWE 0542 EPHW but can i use ARCTIC SILVER 3 on it instead of the stock AMD heat compound?
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post #2 of 7
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bump
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3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
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post #3 of 7
Quote:
Originally Posted by fredster102
Hey guys i just took out my cpu and put wiped some of it off to check the stepping which is LBBWE 0542 EPHW but can i use ARCTIC SILVER 3 on it instead of the stock AMD heat compound?
Yes, but make sure you clean all the old paste off first.
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post #4 of 7
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oh okay will it raise the temp at all or anything because i have a little of both on right now..
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CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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My System
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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post #5 of 7
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Originally Posted by fredster102
oh okay will it raise the temp at all or anything because i have a little of both on right now..
It might do. You should always really clean thermal grease off when doing a reseat
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post #6 of 7
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lol well my temps are about 29 idle and 40 load, im just making sure this wont blow my cpu
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3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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post #7 of 7
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bumppp?
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3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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My System
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CPUMotherboardOSMonitor
3000+ LBBWE 0542 EPHW Gigabyte GA-K8N-SLI XP 15" Sony LCD's 
Power
450W PR? 
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