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I live in the mountains of North Carolina, and tonight is supposed to be nice and cold (down to the low 40's I think).

So, I usually idle around 29-30C when it's in the 70's. Right now, the temperature has dropped to 20C idle. . . .

Should I start worrying about condensation if it drops any lower?
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No you only have to worry about condensation if your room ambient is warmer then your component temp's...Sounds like a good night to push your OC some...
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Wish Monroe's temps were like that.
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<---- Marion (outside asheville)

I tried pushing my overclock to 4ghz the other day, didn't work out so well.
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No worries unless you're ducting super cold air in from outside the house. I did that once and got condensation on the duct near the window but it didn't reach the board.
    
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I *do* have a window-fan that I have running, but it's not ducted to the computer ^_^
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Originally Posted by trendy View Post
I live in the mountains of North Carolina, and tonight is supposed to be nice and cold (down to the low 40's I think).

nice! where abouts? im kickin it in western NC too.


*edit* guess I could have read the rest of the posts. I'm in Wilkesboro.
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nice! where abouts? im kickin it in western NC too.


*edit* guess I could have read the rest of the posts. I'm in Wilkesboro.
haha, yeah, I've never been to Wilkesboro, although I used to go see a band in Charlotte all the time that was from there. Funny too, they are breaking up and playing their last show this month I think. . .
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post #9 of 17
Naw, think about it.

If you would have to worry, than everyone else in your community would have to worry.

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Wear alot of clothes tonight, and go overclocking outside! Break some records for our HWBot team
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