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Stock cooler master grease vs. artic silver 5
Jul 31, 2012, 8:02 PM
so i just got my hyper 212 evo and im wondering whether or not to use the stock grease that came with the heatsink/fan. i already have some artic silver 5 compound on hand/
Aug 8, 2012
Jul 31, 2012
stock cooler master grease artic silver
Jul 31, 2012, 8:15 PM
The CM paste is just fine, but the AS5 is
better, so since you already have the AS5, you might as well use it.
Jul 31, 2012, 10:55 PM
If you don't mind doing a little cleaning you can try both and see which works best for you. Experimenting is part of the fun of doing it yourself.
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Jul 31, 2012, 11:53 PM
Either will perform wonderfully if applied correctly, it's really just a matter of personal preference here. If you have an open tube AS5, might as well just use it, that's my reckoning.
Aug 8, 2012, 12:34 AM
Best answer selected by bloyd2906.
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