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How many applications should this thermal paste provide?

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Posted Original PosterOP

I got the聽biggest聽Kryonaut tube I could find because I鈥檓 always running out of thermal paste and I鈥檓 wondering how many applications I鈥檒l get out of an 11.1 gram tube? 馃

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i mean.. it depends exactly how big the things are you're applying to, but i've been doing quite a few years with my 20 gram tube of MX-4..

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1 minute ago, manikyath said:

i mean.. it depends exactly how big the things are you're applying to, but i've been doing quite a few years with my 20 gram tube of MX-4..

Mostly I鈥檓 applying it to AIOs and Intel CPUs (which I think are all the same size. 馃)


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Really depends on how many and how much. at my shop I have to order a 20g tube every 6 months.聽


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