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Installing The Cooling Element Of The Compressor Unit

Prometeia: Is this the best CPU cooling system around
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Spacer brackets for Intel Pentium III (left) and AMD Athlon XP. An old Athlon with the Thunderbird core can also be used.

That'll work, too: overclocking the Intel Celeron with the Coppermine core.


Creates the contact between the CPU die and the cooling head: a thin layer of thermal grease. If this is smeared on too thick, then the thermal resistance worsens.

Included in the package: insulation made of natural rubber. This comes in a roll, can only be worked with at room temperature and has characteristics similar to a gob of clay. A positive aspect: the rubber can be used multiple times and leaves no trace on the hardware. At low temperatures (during operation), the rubber stiffens and cannot be removed.
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