Originally Posted by blueonblack
What he said. /\
Also, I'm curious as to why it takes hours? I've never lapped a CPU but I've done my share of sanding and polishing, with wood acrylic and metal, and I can't figure why it would take that long. What am I missing? Are the IHS on a processor made of adamantium?
from what ive read the hours part is due to the excruciatingly slow speed you have to lap at/how lightly you have to press to keep the surface even? also multiple grits have something to do too to make it as smooth as possible... Havnt had to lap a cpu either, but thats my educated guess