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    Artic silver 1 ok for amd 64

    Will my trusty old tube of artic silver 1 be ok for my new amd 64 3400?
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    Yep will be fine.
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    Won't do it any harm, but I would say for the best "result" som AS5 would have been nice

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    TBH the differences between different gunks are marginal at best. (Although paste > pad in virtually all cases, due to layer thickness)

    In fact Toothpaste is better than AS3...

    http://www.dansdata.com/goop.htm


    The advantage of the Arctic Silver pastes is that they don't dry out, crack and fail as heat transfer media.

    Just make sure you use a very thin, even layer and you'll be fine.

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    Ace news as I could not be arsed to spend £6 on a new tube when my other one is barely used.
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