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Bought a TT Frio , and have a question.

Should I use the TT TIM that came with the cooler, or AS5 that's lying around here ?

thnx
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I also got a Thermaltake FrÃ*o the other day (Pretty happy with it btw), and I used Arctic Cooling MX-3 since I have many tubes of that at home.

I would rather use the AS5 or MX-3.
    
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Originally Posted by kcuestag View Post
I also got a Thermaltake FrÃ*o the other day (Pretty happy with it btw), and I used Arctic Cooling MX-3 since I have many tubes of that at home.

I would rather use the AS5 or MX-3.
im sorry, did you say something?? i was too busy looking at your avatar
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Thanx all.

I'll go with the AS5 then.
Didn't know it performed that good.
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post #6 of 13
Just remember that AS5 has a break in period so your temps won't be best at the beginning.
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post #7 of 13
Any, so long as it's silver based.
post #8 of 13
I would go with Tim Consultant's grease proven to be the best of the best. They can be had for cheap here:

http://www.tim-consultants.com/matrix2.html

Quantum is better than 0098. 0098 is reviewed to be top 10% of TIM so I assume Quantum can only be better.
post #9 of 13
AS5, I use it every day!!!!! (Literally, I fix Xbox 360 consoles on a daily-weekly basis)
post #10 of 13
The problem with AS5 is that curing time is 200 hours.
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