What’s the best way to apply thermal paste? 👇


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@lowk3y All are using way too much imo. I paint a thin layer with a piece of paper / cardboard. You need only fill the microscopic cavities where the metal doesn't touch. A thick layer like this just impedes cooling in my experience.
Source: did some overclocking in the 90s

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