Arctic Cooling MX-3 Tags: Heatsinks Cooling Arctic Overclocking Last response: March 14, 2010 8:42 PM in Overclocking Share cythx March 14, 2010 5:36:51 PM Just wondering if anyone knows exactly how long it takes to cure? I've had it on for about 24 hours now and my PCs been doing torture tests for about 4 hours, and has been through about 7~ heat cycles, but I guess it's no where near enough. More about : arctic cooling JohnnyLucky a b K Overclocking March 14, 2010 7:02:18 PM What makes you say that? Please post additional information. cythx March 14, 2010 8:06:27 PM Because I want to know how long until my compound reaches it's maximum cooling potential. I've hard Arctic Silver 5 takes 50-200 hours of heating to get to it's potential, but that's a thicker compound compared to MX-3 so I'm wondering how long MX-3 takes. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer JohnnyLucky a b K Overclocking March 14, 2010 8:42:20 PM I thought maybe you were thinking your temps are too high! The answer to your question is MX-3 is non-curing. The information is located at the Arctic Cooling web site: http://www.arctic-cooling.com/catalog/product_info.php?... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources : ForumArctic Silver 5 or Arctic Cooling MX-3 ? ForumArctic Cooling Accelero - Will this problem affect perfomance? ForumHow should i apply artic mx-3 paste? ForumArctic silver ForumArctic Silver 3 still OK? ForumArctic Silver 5, the real deal Holyfeild?? ForumWater Cooling i5 750 in my Antec 900 II build thread ForumGigabyte 6850 stock cooling and thermal paste ForumI need some advice on air cooling components for a new box. Forum860 system vs 930 system and cooling advice. ForumXFX 6950 2GB w/ box etc & Arctic cooling accelero $90 cooler!!! ForumXigmatek Loki vs Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 vs Scythe Rasetsu ForumArctic Cooling Accelero Xtreme Plus + HD 6850 Vram??? ForumFixed Voltage ForumCooling fan under 2k india rs ( 45$ ) ForumMy TRUE or new Water Cooling ForumAir vs Liquid Cooling help? ForumAM3 water cooling HELP ForumCooling ForumWater cooling vs air More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !