Thermal Compound

Sir Apfelot Blog

20 June 2019

Why liquid metal thermal paste must not come into contact with aluminum heat sinks

Here in the blog I have already published a few posts about CPU cooling and the purchase of thermal paste (see below). It was also about aids that contain liquid metal - especially gallium. These pastes come [...]
23 April 2019

Liquid metal thermal paste: advantages and disadvantages to be aware of

A so-called thermal paste is used to transfer heat from the CPU or GPU to the cooler in the computer and laptop. There are different types of it - with zinc oxide, aluminum, silver, graphite or gallium. The latter [...]
4 April 2019
The Thermal Grizzly Conductonaut thermal paste is a product that is based on metals such as tin, gallium and indium. Advantage: high thermal conductivity. Disadvantage: Very complex to process (Photo: Thermal Grizzly).

Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut, Conductonaut, Hydronaut and Aeronaut thermal paste

When it comes to highly efficient thermal grease, the "Thermal Grizzly" brand is a household name for people who love to tweak their PC, game console or Mac. The purpose of the paste is to provide the fastest possible [...]
3 April 2019
Liquid metal thermal pastes such as Thermal Grizzly Conductonaut are significantly more demanding in use than normal thermal pastes (Photo: Thermal Grizzly).

Found in the test: the best thermal paste with and without liquid metal

In the last few days I have dealt more intensively with the topic of thermal compounds and recently wrote an article comparing the Thermal Grizzly thermal compounds. I am on various other manufacturers such as Alpenföhn, [...]