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How much is 30g? I have a hard time picturing how much it is in my head. How long do you think it will last with 3 people sharing between our rigs?

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http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835100007

That is 3.5 Grams.. and it says "This 3.5-gram tube contains enough compound to cover at least 15 to 25 small CPU cores, or 6 to 10 large CPU cores, or 2 to 5 heat plates."

So can you imagine 30g!
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a lot. LOL

5g of AS5 would last me at least 10 reseats ( estimate ) since the tube pretty much exploded on me. Not sure how different mx-2 is to as5.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Kick View Post
a lot. LOL

5g of AS5 would last me at least 10 reseats ( estimate ) since the tube pretty much exploded on me. Not sure how different mx-2 is to as5.

30g of TIM is 30g of TIM no matter who makes it.
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i think what he meant was that he wasnt sure how many reseats 5g of mx-2 would provide as apposed to as5
    
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post #6 of 18
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Originally Posted by Jeffro422 View Post
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16835100007

That is 3.5 Grams.. and it says "This 3.5-gram tube contains enough compound to cover at least 15 to 25 small CPU cores, or 6 to 10 large CPU cores, or 2 to 5 heat plates."

So can you imagine 30g!
haha now i can Should last us a while I think ill go ahead and grab the 30g package
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Originally Posted by Kick View Post
a lot. LOL

5g of AS5 would last me at least 10 reseats ( estimate ) since the tube pretty much exploded on me. Not sure how different mx-2 is to as5.
60 reseats between 3 people sounds pretty good to me



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does it come in one of these lol...?
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does it come in one of these lol...?
haha i hope so!
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if u change out ur tim like a couple times every year it'll probably last u like 10-15 years LOL.

i still have the 5gm of arctic silver i bought like 8 years ago and theres still some left in it.
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post #10 of 18
Quote:
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i think what he meant was that he wasnt sure how many reseats 5g of mx-2 would provide as apposed to as5
This. Thanks for clearing it up for me.

Idk how the texture of as5 compares to mx2, etc. many variables.

but 30g, man. Have fun trying to use all of that.
    
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