Originally Posted by SonDa5
Do you know how effective at heat transfer the fluxless solder used on SB-E is? Somebody... I forget who or where stated that it worked much better than any TIM available in retail.
Is it there own proprietary fluxles solder or is it just, fluxles solder, is something id like to know. you used to be able to buy it in sticks.
reminds of a hand iron hehe, youd heat it over your gas stove.
I wonder if this latest chip i have appears to have lower idle temp, because the heat transfer rate from chip to lid is less efficient than my old sandybridge i5? hmmm, does that sound logical?[using same cooler]
gr8 fotos. whats the black compound holding the lid around the edges?