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Old 12-01-05, 11:18 PM   #8
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Default Re: JUst installed a NV Silencer to my 6800gt... help.. hotter

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Originally Posted by darkrider01
Put a pinky-fingernail size dab of Arctic Silver on the GPU.
Thats alot of paste. I'm getting really good results with a Zalman waterblock and a grain of rice size dab on the GPU. I'm not familiar with the Silencers, but a pinky size dab would begin to hamper cooling. With Artic Silver less is more in most cases. You want an evenly spread layer, really thin, almost transparent.
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