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If you leave Dragon Skin or liquid electrical tape on, does the board run hotter?

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If you leave Dragon Skin, or LET, or art eraser on, does the board run hotter during those times that you are NOT using DICE or LN2?
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I would imagine it much like insulation in a house, heat is hotter and cold would be colder if trapped inside.
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I leave it on all my boards. Hasn't made a cent of difference this far!
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If you leave Dragon Skin, or LET, or art eraser on, does the board run hotter during those times that you are NOT using DICE or LN2?

The motherboard and most of the ICs don't generate that much heat.

The only components to be concern are the chipset, VRMs, CPU, and GPU... and all those shouldn't be insulated anyways.
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If you leave Dragon Skin, or LET, or art eraser on, does the board run hotter during those times that you are NOT using DICE or LN2?

I have a bunch of boards that I run on air while covered in Dragonskin, doesn't seem to affect it at all.
    
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