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Pretty funny things that a computer tech has done!

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Your desktop PC's CPU can run pretty hot. That's why you have a heat sink, a few fans, maybe even a liquid cooling setup. But why not use that heat for something? Something like making delicious s'mores.

Disclaimer: We're showing you how to cook in your PC by running a CPU without any cooling system in place. Try this yourself, and you risk frying your CPU and melting sticky food items near important electrical components. You have been warned.
Source: http://tech.ca.msn.com/how-to/make-s...our-desktop-pc
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Have a old dell in my closet.
Hmmmm.
    
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ACM View Post
Have a old dell in my closet.
Hmmmm.
Was thinking the same exact thing. That Dimension 4550 finally has a use.

Edit: Why not use thermal paste to stick the pan on? Would cook faster and help dissipate some of the heat
Edited by darthjoe229 - 7/19/11 at 9:27pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by darthjoe229 View Post
Was thinking the same exact thing. That Dimension 4550 finally has a use.
I would have to make my foil pan a shell.
1. I'm not going to clean the Dell of dust
2. keeps the heat in
    
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I have an old HP lying around.............
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post #6 of 24
wouldn't a pelitiers block be better with just enough wattage to keep it around 80c?
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This made me giggle:



Anywho, guess who has 3 pentium 4 systems just laying around...
 
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post #8 of 24
I did this years ago with a hotdog.... Burnt my finger as well.
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Don't most computers shut down when they hit high temps? That would leave you with a half finished smore

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Shozzking View Post
Don't most computers shut down when they hit high temps? That would leave you with a half finished smore

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It was underclocked until it ran at 95 degrees with marshmallow-based passive cooling.
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