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Windows 7: Couple of questions

19 Jun 2011   #1
D3LL

 
 
Couple of questions

Hello,

The thermal paste on my H70 does not seem be performing as well as it was. Can anyone suggest a could thermal paste to use.

Also a good fan controller for my 6 fans

Many thanks .


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19 Jun 2011   #2
D3LL

 
 

BUMPPPP anyone??!?!?
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19 Jun 2011   #3
Lordbob75

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Mint 9
 
 

Don't use so much of it, its there to fill in the tiny gaps.
Remove what is on there and apply a very small amount.

~Lordbob
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20 Jun 2011   #4
simmo

Windows 7 Professional 64 bit
 
 

I use artic silver heat sink paste...as for fan controllers no idea really...don't use them
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20 Jun 2011   #5
D3LL

 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lordbob75 View Post
Don't use so much of it, its there to fill in the tiny gaps.
Remove what is on there and apply a very small amount.

~Lordbob
I know what its for and how much to apply but the stock H70 has seemed to have simply gone.. I was getting 19c-20c on idle but now getting 29-32c idle :s.
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21 Jun 2011   #6
jeepmann4x4

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

My stock H70 paste is still going strong but when I need to change it or any other time I build,fix,move...ect. I use Arctic Silver 5.
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01 Jul 2011   #7
linnemeyerhere

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate 64
 
 

Actually you have no idea if it's (TIM) is gone unless you remove the cooler, once you do that you then must remove and reapply the TIM. If you haven't removed the cooler plate then I suspect the TIM is fine but the radiator had dust in it and the fans also are dusty. Please try blowing air through and cleaning first then get back to us with temps. I blasted my H50 in Push/Pull after 5 months and the amount of dust was impressive. We forget that computers are wonderful room air cleaners ! lol

Try this little bad boy !
http://www.amazon.com/SUNBEAMTECH-PL...9537042&sr=1-2
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03 Jul 2011   #8
Maxwell

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

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