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I have rather neglected the inside of my computer and haven't really cleaned in over a month and the Tuniq has very kindly picked up all the dust for me.

As soon as my other stuff comes, including some more AS5 I will clean it.

I will try the line method this time as opposed to covering the whole IHS.

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Canned air ftw?
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Yup looks like my tower-type cooler. I clean my case out once a month. Take some canned air and make sure you're outside facing away from the wind.
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I hate cleaning dust off heatsinks, it takes too much time since i don't use compressed air.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Chapstick View Post
I hate cleaning dust off heatsinks, it takes too much time since i don't use compressed air.
Run it under a faucet. Then let it dry in the sun.
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post #6 of 21
dood can air is expensive. so if ur like me and you have an air compressor, i mean atleast a decent one youse a point tip nozzle, and introduce it to the insides of your computer, its stronger than canned air and free (if you already ahve it) and best of all it never runs out.
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I have compressed air. I was just surprised at the amount its collected in 1.5 months.

I guess it doesn't help as the Antec 900 has no filters on it.
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in my old comptuer, the one that had 24 fans. there was so much air flow. 1 day after i cleaned it i could see dust in it the next day. so this is what i did.


i went to home depot and got those very very cheap blue air filters, they're like 49 cent for a good big square, and i cut it out, and stuck it behind the front case panel but in front of the air intake fans, so the filters could filter out the dust before it got inside the computer. it worked really well. didn't harm air flow too much, i had 4 intakes in the front.
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post #9 of 21
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Originally Posted by immoral giant View Post
I have compressed air. I was just surprised at the amount its collected in 1.5 months.

I guess it doesn't help as the Antec 900 has no filters on it.
Your house is dusty

I have gone for almost two months before, didn't get nearly that bad.

But i don't have pets or anything so
post #10 of 21
I use my paintball gun to clean off dust... full-auto! Cheap too...
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