Originally Posted by Bman212121
According to what I've heard, all you need to do to make AS5 work is put a BB sized drop in the center and smash it down, it will spread under the weight of the cooler. I personally prefer to spread it out with a razor blade, and haven't had any problems like that.
Well the AS5 manual says to do that. Well not to smash it down. The pressure of the heat sink will spread it.
I never spread it. You either end up with too much or not enough.