The pad's effect on the heat buildup is fairly impressive. A drop of 20 deg C puts it back to a more normal operating temperature during high write activity. I think that Framework should have sent these to users who purchased the affected units, instead of the user having to buy them. The cost of the pad is miniscule versus the shipping cost.
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