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A big storm is going to hit the country in the next few days.

And just in case a flood comes, I wanna know which parts of my computer are gonna be fine even if it gets wet.

Right now, I was thinking of taking my CPU and PSU with me and just allow everything else to get wet (cause I know they won't get F***ed up).


EDIT:

I just wanna know which parts will still run fine if they got wet and which won't
Edited by tryagainplss - 5/24/11 at 4:52am
    
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post #2 of 28
Water+Electrical stuff don't match

So I would say that none components is safe .. sorry mate
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Quote:
Originally Posted by FreakaZoidDK;13617747 
Water+Electrical stuff don't match

So I would say that none components is safe .. sorry mate

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post #4 of 28
Why dont you put it upstairs :S??

EDIT: *Looks at your location, in a bungalow*
post #5 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Roweyi7;13617957 
Why dont you put it upstairs :S??

I already said it in the OP. Just in case...

I'm not saying there isn't an "upstairs' here

But just in case...

Quote:
Originally Posted by Roweyi7;13617957 
EDIT: *Looks at your location, in a bungalow*

trololololol xDD
    
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Put a life vest on your PC
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post #7 of 28
Mobo will be fine if it got wet, not sure about it having the chip in it though. Graphics card would be ok. Fans ofc. hardrives probably not. Just put it in a safezone

EDIT: Would probably f' up the thermal paste if your pc got drenched
post #8 of 28
Put it in a plastic bag and seal it , that will make a huge difference
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post #9 of 28
Make sure you remove your hard drive. If water gets on the platter it might leave hard dirt spots when it dries.

If you could, I would suggest bagging all the parts in sealed bags, just to be extra safe.
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post #10 of 28
I don't think anything will survive in long term if it gets wet. If it will all sink into water say bye bye to all components.
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