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i have had my gaming pc for 7 months now and i think it is time to start cleaning it from dust.
How would you guys recommend me to do it?
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You could buy canned air, or just use a vacuum cleaner. Works for me wink.gif
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post #3 of 32
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Originally Posted by 1337LutZ View Post

You could buy canned air, or just use a vacuum cleaner. Works for me wink.gif

Try to be light with those vacuums as they are quite known to kill things with static. I don't like canned air either, it's a ripoff for such a short-lasting item. Buy a cheap air compressor.
     
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For the case, fans, heatsinks and none electronic surfaces I use Clorox wipes, for everything else I use alcohol and qtips and paper towels.
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I bought one of these Datavac blowers. It is as loud as a vacuum cleaner though. Here is a video


     
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post #6 of 32
I recommend this little thing ( Data Vac ) instead of buying canned air. It blow alot more air and you save money on the long term.

http://www.bestdirect.ca/products/244430/ED500/Metro/

edit: seem like nick7269 was faster -_-
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it is just very expensive the nearest retailer is amazon.co.uk and it is 85 pounds that is a lot:(
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it is just very expensive the nearest retailer is amazon.co.uk and it is 85 pounds that is a lot:(

Maybe there?I dont even know if these are pounds but it say 60..
I dont know them, i can't tell you if it's a good place or not but but you can see in this thread someone bought one there and its ok.
http://www.overclock.net/t/1187622/data-vac
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post #9 of 32
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I bought one of these Datavac blowers. It is as loud as a vacuum cleaner though. Here is a video



this ^^
     
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post #10 of 32
Looks good and I would get one if it get cheaper.
But for the moment I am ok with manually brushing the surface and sucking the dust with vacuum cleaner not touching the circuitry.
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