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Old 05-28-10, 07:20 AM   #1
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Default 470 strip down worth it???

Is it worth stripping down my 470 ditching the cheesecloth and putting some good paste on everything???
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Default Re: 470 strip down worth it???

At best you're probably looking at a 2-3 degree drop unless they did a real shoddy job.
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Old 05-28-10, 12:46 PM   #3
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At best you're probably looking at a 2-3 degree drop unless they did a real shoddy job.
Nope pretty much a pro at it at this point!
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Default Re: 470 strip down worth it???

I put some MX-3 on and got about 3-4c drop.

There was hardly paste on my ASUS 470 when I opened it up.
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Ya but are the Mem chips using that cheesecloth **** due to a large gap between cooler and chips????
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