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Any household items that remove thermal paste safely?

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2 years ago#1
Title says it all.
2 years ago#2
Thermal paste is not a lube... when will people learn.
2 years ago#3
High purity (90% or greater) isopropyl alcohol (rubbing alcohol) on a lint free cloth works very well.
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2 years ago#4
Coffee filters are good lint free cloths.
If you don't have isotropic alcohol you can just thoroughly rub the paste off and that is usually good enough.
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2 years ago#5
i use 91% iso and coffee filters.
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2 years ago#6
Don't know about the cleaner but I have used coffee filter paper, although you might need a few of them.
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2 years ago#7
Alochol and paper to remove most of it, and then Q-tips to clean the rest.
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2 years ago#8
acetone (nail varnish remover) cotton wool buds and kitchen roll
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2 years ago#9
Lick it off.
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2 years ago#10
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