Heatsink compounds

Sam Couter scouter at bigpond.net.au
Thu Jun 27 15:48:15 EST 2002

Rodney Peters <rpeters at pcug.org.au> wrote:
> Maybe AMD have a point - that heatsink compound is not needed - what practice 
> do other Athlon/Duron owners follow ?

Unless the surfaces are very very flat and polished to a mirror finish,
there's gonna be a significant air gap. I don't know what AMD could
have done so that they can claim that no heatsink compound is needed.
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