Copper Shims on GPU ???? Tags: Graphics Cards GPUs Cooling Playstation Graphics Last response: October 12, 2012 4:24 PM in Graphics & Displays Share stevot1995 October 12, 2012 3:32:34 PM MY GPU HAS A RUBBISH COOLER AND FOR A QUICK FIX I WAS WONDERING WOULD A COPPER SHIM WORK?- i only ask cos xbox's and ps3's have them so are they worth it? More about : copper shims gpu alvine a b U Graphics card October 12, 2012 3:35:20 PM the cooler has to fit perfectly so no dont use a copper shim and get an aftermarket gpu cooler stevot1995 October 12, 2012 3:39:28 PM ok thanks, personal experience i take it? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer COLGeek a c 171 U Graphics card October 12, 2012 4:24:47 PM stevot1995 said:ok thanks, personal experience i take it? I can't speak for alvine, but back in the day, copper shims were used with some CPUs and heatsinks to get them to mate better. Essentially, these methods were ineffective. What GPU (video card) are you using (make/model)? With that info, we can recommend a good aftermarket heatsink. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNeed tech support on gpu /cpu- copper shims /thermal pads/thermal paste. ForumCopper Shims ? ForumGeneral Copper Mod ( Shim ) Question ForumCOPPER CPU SHIMS : The Definitive Answer !! ForumCopper Shims - Any good ForumAthlonXP copper CPU shims . Needed or not? Forumcopper shims for the duron/athlon core. ForumCopper Shims Forumcopper shims . ForumMissing SG41G Copper Shim ForumCPU copper shim by Thermaltake ForumCopper Shim Question ForumQuestion About Laptop GPU Reflow ForumGPU and CPU gaming temperature highs: Laptop Shutoff ForumArctic Silver - Copper Shims - and the Life of Brian ForumAre cpu shims worth using? ForumCPU shims , necessary? ForumAthlon Shims . COnductive or not conductive? Forum120hz mode - Samsung UN55EH6000 ForumSuggestions for a GPU for my PC rig. More resources Read discussions in other Graphics & Displays categories Ati GPUs Graphics Cards Gtx HD Monitors SLI Crossfire Tuner Cards Radeon Video Diamond Multimedia Matrox Nvidia Palit PowerColor Asus Games !