AMD Threadripper CPU Lapping & LN2 Prep, ft. Bearded Hardware & 3970X

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Published on Feb 8, 2020

We’re lapping an AMD Threadripper CPU, the 3970X, with Joe from Bearded Hardware. We’ll be streaming a 3990X liquid nitrogen overclock on Sunday, 2/9 at 1PM EST.

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The AMD Threadripper 3970X needs to have its nickel plating removed for better contact with overclocking, but we also need to prepare for our 3990X XOC livestream (and later AMD Threadripper 3990X review). In this video, we’re working with Joe Stepongzi to learn about AMD TR CPU lapping and to sand down our Hyper Beast LN2 container.

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Host: Steve Burke

Guest: Joe Stepongzi

Video: Andrew Coleman

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