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What happens when you don't clean out your filter for a month

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This was like sand on my filter. Needless to say i just ran the filter under water and it looks brand new once again.
 
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Oh my. lol
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post #3 of 16
that's nothing:D wait till you clean out a 3 year old machine that had no filters:D
post #4 of 16
Only after a month? What fan is that filter for?

Either you live in dust city or your filter is doing a VERY good job, haha.
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Does your computer double as a vacuum cleaner? biggrin.gif
    
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Quote:
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Does your computer double as a vacuum cleaner? biggrin.gif

That was going to be my quote. OMG biggrin.gif
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Must be from all those freak sandstorms that NYC has been getting lately.
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post #8 of 16
that looks like a DemciFlex which is a very fine mesh so yah it would filter out most particles. the down side is as shown here, it needs constant cleaning or the filter becomes as permeable as a card board box:D
a wave mesh style filter would allow better airflow and longer duration between cleaning, w/o allowing too much dust into the system.

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Yep it's demciflex. I don't know how i get so much dust in my system.
 
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post #10 of 16
i've pretty much given up on using filters, i figure il just blow that stuff out every once in a while, im good lol
   
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