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Its finally gotten chilly here in Reno and I find myself firing up an extra client or two just to warm up my bedroom. Anyone else using their PC to warm their room rather than turning up the heat?
Edited by Philistine - 10/27/11 at 11:14pm
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It hasn't gotten cold where I live yet, but that was my plan for when it does.
 
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I sometimes fire up my laptop with p95 to warm my bed. Its an old laptop, temps get into the high 60's.

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Yup yup. Turn that 100% fan on. Crawl under the blanket. Get some nice temps going.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Philistine View Post
Its finally gotten chilly here in Reno and I find myself firing up an extra client or two just to warm up my bedroom. Anyone else using their PC to warm their room rather than turning up the heat?


There is no such thing as an extra client!
 
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No. But I like the cold since it means it's more comfortable to be in the same room as the folders...
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I've actually closed off the vents in my basement because my rigs put off enough heat to keep all 1200 sq ft at about 70F. With the windows open...
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post #8 of 21
not folding more, but definitely getting fewer complaints from the other half now the rigs in the lounge keep it toasty warm unlike the rest of the house!
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I fold instead of running the heat. I have cranked my OC's up on the 460's to max, and they wont break 80C, but you can definitely tell the difference from when I am folding and when I am not. It is 35F outside right now, and it is about 68F in my living room, where my sig rig is.
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post #10 of 21
I have every single rig I own folding as we speak. It's keeping my place nice and warm even with the windows open. it was 38degrees this morning outside... 82 inside.
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