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  • Overall Rating: 4
  • Price: 3
  • Quality: 4
  • Ease Of Use: 4
  • Usefulness: 4
Great Product --- but, less than 20g – Heatsink Thermal Compound (Grease-like) Reviews

posted by Lightfan99 on 01/11/2011 Certified Owner

Involvement:General (knows how to use it) - Ownership:more than 1 month

Works well!
The product description says that it contains 20g of product.
But, the total weight of both the container and the heatsink compound is actually less than 10 g. (Yes, I weighed it.)
So, this product has been mislabeled in a major way.
Given that DX is merely an agent for the manufacturer, it's clearly not DX's fault; but, it is an issue that DX should raise with the manufacturer.
Also, once it arrives, be sure to store it upright in a place where it won't be disturbed.
Don't just toss it in a box.
I initially left mine laying on it's side for a few days before using it, and an 'oily' liquid began to ooze out of the top --- even though the factory seal had not yet been broken.
Good to have and use whenever you need to improve heat transfer properties.
Should be priced cheaper, given the amount of compound that is provided.


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