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Think twice about removing IHS on an X2 6000+

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#51
Don't tempt the man!! If he actually tries it and messes up he won't have any more CPUs!!
 

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#52
But if he successfully then well....
 

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#53
what if someone removed an IHS and then decided he wanted to put it back on,what would you use?
 

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#54
I would use black silicon.
 

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Some of that Arctic Silver adhesive maybe?
 

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I'd just use Super glue to put the IHS back on. Don't forget the TIM on top of the core.
 

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#58
LOL I don't blame you.

I don't know if I would try it, unless I have a better one in the mail.

You should add mine TEC in your sig Wile LOL "Remember when TEC cooling goes bad #2" Where do you think #1 was at....hahaha
 

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#59
LOL I don't blame you.

I don't know if I would try it, unless I have a better one in the mail.

You should add mine TEC in your sig Wile LOL "Remember when TEC cooling goes bad #2" Where do you think #1 was at....hahaha
Sig edited. lol
 
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#60
Yes, yes actually I do. But I'm still not soldering on this 3800+/ Popping the IHS was enough risk for one day for me, thank you very much. lol
Get another 3800 and try it :p I know I would lol.
 

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#62
Tell you what, send me an AM2 X2 3800+ or better, and I'll give it a go. :laugh:
Pay half for shipping and you've got a deal :p
 

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after seeing this I'm definitely not touching my x2, don't want it turning out like that.
 

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Yours is a 939, not am2. Its only the high end am2 chips that are soldered.
 
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i might be temped after all then, cooler wouldn't need modded, but need to find out how to vmod this board first or theres not much point.
 

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Youknow.. most clever people would learn from castrating one CPU :p
 

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I wonder if they did this to the black 5000 Hmmmmm
 

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#73
This is a very good thread on seeing what ones you can, and which ones you shouldnt remove.

http://forums.extremeoverclocking.com/t178897.html



I took a IHS off of my old 3600 before, and it just took a while because I didn't want a dead chip LOL.
 

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#75
you have to thru that thread. There is some dead ones in there like yours.