About 6.5 year old thermal compound Tags: CPUs Thermal Compound Silver New Build Last response: October 4, 2012 10:07 PM in CPUs Share dragonfly22588 October 4, 2012 9:32:15 PM So I bought some Artic Silver 5 about 6.5 years ago that hasn't been used or open. Can I still use it for a new build? More about : year thermal compound Brett928S2 a b à CPUs October 4, 2012 9:46:51 PM Hi Yes ... All the best Brett m 0 l rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs October 4, 2012 10:07:14 PM It should be fine. As long as it isn't hard (dried out) it should give you no problems. If it really bother you or if you are unsure you can buy another tube. Really thermal paste is pretty cheap, it's usually in the range of only 10 or 11 dollars. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources 2 year old thermal compound still viable? Forum SolvedQuestions about thermal compound Forum SolvedCleaning old thermal compound Forum SolvedIs it ok to use old thermal compound? Forum SolvedOld CPU need new thermal compound help Forum Solved@ About Thermal Compound Forum SolvedEasy Question about applying thermal compound Forum SolvedMust I remove old thermal compound? Forum SolvedIs it normal for an 11 year old to know lots about computers? Forum SolvedUpgrading a 6.5 year old P4 ($600-800) Forum Replacing old thermal compound Forum SolvedQuestions about upgrading video in a 4 year old gaming rig. Forum Using lemon juice to remove old thermal compound?? Forum Question about Applying thermal compound Forum SolvedFirst Year CSE, questions about Linux/Unix and Old pc Forum cleaning cpu? (old thermal compound) Forum Solvedwhen I load a cassette into my car ( 12 year old car) player it spins about 3 times and then ejects Forum I have a question about thermal compound and dual core processors. Forum About 4-5 year old Pc powers on then down at start, but works if cpu replugged Forum about Artic Silver thermal compound Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !