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post #31 of 64
I clean the dust filters every week.

Just wondering, what's the best way to dust off the pcb of the gpu? I always get a very fine layer of dust build up there and it's rather annoying to look at. lol. I've actually attempted to use a brush to dust it off but I'm not sure this is the best way? What with static build up and all.
    
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post #32 of 64
Every few weeks, month at the most. Id go longer before buying a compresser, canned air is so expensive for biweekly cleanings.
post #33 of 64
I keep my PC off the floor now and the dust filters do a pretty good job. I use compressed air and a paintbrush maybe.... once every 2-3 months.

Once or twice a year I might take it all apart and clean under the HS fins and such and use it as an excuse to reorganize some cabling, etc.
    
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I use an anti static brush to clean the fine dust off my motherboard and video card. Works really well and i do it about once a month (I'm a clean freak). Then to blow any larger amounts of dust away i use the datavac electric duster. I also do this once a month and my PC stays very clean. I'll post the links below for both products.

Anti Static brush on Ebay

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post #35 of 64
Quote:
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I use an anti static brush to clean the fine dust off my motherboard and video card. Works really well and i do it about once a month (I'm a clean freak). Then to blow any larger amounts of dust away i use the datavac electric duster. I also do this once a month and my PC stays very clean. I'll post the links below for both products.
Anti Static brush on Ebay
Datavac Electric Duster on Ebay

Thank you for your recommendation! I have just purchased some of these anti static brushes off ebay. biggrin.gif
    
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post #36 of 64
dust filters every week, and once a month use my Datavac ED500, + clean the case/fan blades with "computer wipes".

oops somehow read that as "how often do you clean your PC" redface.gif

once a month is my answer to the OP
Edited by elzhi - 1/30/12 at 3:03pm
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Every 3rd year.

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post #38 of 64
Doing mine this week so 3 months (temps have gone from 60 - 70+ redface.gif )
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Gross lol, I use my air compressor.
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post #40 of 64
Probably need to clean my own, now I think about it


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