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Windows 7: Arctic Silver 5?

02 Jan 2010   #11
Qdos

 

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I came across a test site claiming toothpaste is a pretty good conductor - not for general use but if it is an emergency situation it will work nicely 'til you got the real stuff.

Thermal transfer compound comparison
Mint or regular? With added fluoride or not?

Equally disturbing, cooling a PC in cooking oil...

And how black computers are faster...
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02 Jan 2010   #12
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MyWin7 View Post
I came across a test site claiming toothpaste is a pretty good conductor - not for general use but if it is an emergency situation it will work nicely 'til you got the real stuff.

Thermal transfer compound comparison
Mint or regular? With added fluoride or not?

Equally disturbing, cooling a PC in cooking oil...

And how black computers are faster...


My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Jan 2010   #13
Orpheous

XP Pro/Vista Ultimate (64)/Windows 7 Ultimate Signature Edition(64)
 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Qdos View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MyWin7 View Post
I came across a test site claiming toothpaste is a pretty good conductor - not for general use but if it is an emergency situation it will work nicely 'til you got the real stuff.

Thermal transfer compound comparison
Mint or regular? With added fluoride or not?

Equally disturbing, cooling a PC in cooking oil...

And how black computers are faster...

The first and last of those links are from Dan Rutter, an editorial writer and resident Aussie headcase with Atomic Magazine here in Australia. Best known for it's gaming component reviews and slightly twisted humour... recommended reading if you ever get the chance
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03 Jan 2010   #14
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 

I didn't read the links but I'm sure they included removing what is on their now with s cuetip and rubbing alcohol carefully. Fabe
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