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post #1 of 11
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So, my HDD was over heating constituently and I tried everything to cool it down but one thing. This invention has dropped my HDD drive down by 20c!
thing I used-
HDD Enclosure Kit
2 rubber bands (to old the fan in place because i didn't want to put screw in)
and a fan!

I have attached some pictures and a video!

tell me what you think!
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post #2 of 11
lol this your external hard drive? right?
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post #3 of 11
WoW 20ºC, Thats sweet, and easy on the wallet. Good Job. I might give it a try. Its a lil LOUD.
post #4 of 11
LOL!! Hey it works, why not.......
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post #5 of 11
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yeah, this is my external drive and to be honest, it's actually very quiet!
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post #6 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by squwish View Post
So, my HDD was over heating constituently and I tried everything to cool it down but one thing. This invention has dropped my HDD drive down by 20c!
thing I used-
HDD Enclosure Kit
2 rubber bands (to old the fan in place because i didn't want to put screw in)
and a fan!

I have attached some pictures and a video!

tell me what you think!
I did something like this to my Aluminum Ext. Enclosure, it got pretty warm (as you would imagine) so I mated two 80mm LED fans together and put them on a switch and powered them with a wall ac/dc adapter and the thing is COLD now.. well, was cold.. its in my drawer now because I use it for backup purposes. A little thinkin' goes a long way!
post #7 of 11
damn, got enough books? and damn! whens the last time you made your bed?!?!?!? lol
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post #8 of 11
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Originally Posted by jmc7983 View Post
damn, got enough books? and damn! whens the last time you made your bed?!?!?!? lol
I've been pretty busy with school and stuff!
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post #9 of 11
Nice job!
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post #10 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by squwish View Post
I've been pretty busy with school and stuff!
Hmmm, but you still have time to put a fan on your HD ehhh
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