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I know this method is looked down upon, but I don't know why, I've gotten extremely nice temps.

Basically I just fill in the gaps and spread the thermal paste along the whole surface of the heatsink (just enough to cover the cpu).

Will santa still come to my house if I do it this way?
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Zambezi FX 8120 MSI 990FXA-GD65 HIS 7850 2gb 2x4 G.Skill Ripjaws DDR1600 @ 8-8-8-24 
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Western Digital Black 640GB Oh.. dvd rom drive? Xiggy S963 XP-32/ 7-64 
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Samsung LED 22" i-rocks Corsair 650TX NZXT Source 
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CM Xornet slides all over the place HD202 
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