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post #301 of 792
I pull everything out and clean every 12 months. In between that, I just use the DataVac with all components in the case
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Just got mine. Love this little thing. It's the little blower that could. It's way stronger than I thought it would be lol. Tested it on an old keyboard I found in the garage and stuff went flying everywhere.

Then I set it on the floor to see if it'd spin and it took off and unplugged itself. I lol'd quite hard.

I'm easily entertained, I know.
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Just got mine. Love this little thing. It's the little blower that could. It's way stronger than I thought it would be lol. Tested it on an old keyboard I found in the garage and stuff went flying everywhere.
Then I set it on the floor to see if it'd spin and it took off and unplugged itself. I lol'd quite hard.
I'm easily entertained, I know.

You're not alone. Use this thing as a leaf blower, lulz will be had. My girlfriend was calling me a moron, I was outside grinning and giggling like an idiot. I also like to chase the 2 year old around and blast her with this thing. I also stuck it around the shower curtain and blasted my girlfriend with it while she was showering. She was pissed, I loved it.

Other than the tomfoolery the best part of this thing is it is genuinely the only thing I own that is MADE IN USA. My father is actually recommending them for his electronics department at work for use on machinery and computers/PLCs for cleaning and dusting. Made in America, eventually pays for itself.
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thats hilarious, unfortunately theres not much fun i can have around here with that other than just dust my case lol
   
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post #305 of 792

i am about to get me one from amazon as its getting a bit redundant purchasing cans and cans of "air".

 

 

a really stupid question here, does the datavac "suck in dust like a traditional vacuum" or "blow away dust such as compressed air"

post #306 of 792
It doesn't suck. It blows
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It comes from the Metropolitan Vacuum Company. They call it an "Electric Duster(R)"

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I have yet to run into trouble with my duster lol
   
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Had my first incident w/ it last night. Was blowing out my HAF X side 200mm fan and i reached down to stop the fan from spinning right as I started the vac.... It got that fan spinning alot faster than i thought it would :|


Ow.
post #310 of 792
Can't believe that there is a club for this...but count me in! biggrin.gif

Got mine about a week ago and finally had a chance to use it at the weekend (when it wasn't raining outside!). Could not believe the amount of dust that came from my PC, it hasn't had a proper clean out for 3 years so you can imagine the fun I had...haha

I was surprised just how much it got off, and it's nice to not feel rushed like with a can of air. I replaced my antec tri-cool fans with sharkoon silent eagles too because the tricools were getting very noisy so it's looking great in my case now.

I will try to post a pic of the shiny new case when I get home thumb.gif
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