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Mx-4 versus DD stock thermal compound

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I was just wondering if it would be worth the effort to tear down my blocks to change the thermal compound on my Danger Den gtx 470 waterblocks from the stock paste then send with the card to mx-4

my temps arent bad 28°c idle and 46°c load but like most here im OCD about getting max performance
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Why not, it'll only take you 10 minutes or so. I replaced the stock TIM on my 5750 Vapor-X with AS5 (couldn't find my IC7) and temps dropped around 5C.
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