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Well, I got bored and wanted to test out the maximum speed of my system without spending any money. I put my system into a big freezer in my garage, and the temps dropped a load. My 4600+ still didnt go past 2.8Ghz . The cpu went to 0C, and the video card to 24C. Just thought I'd share.



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post #2 of 20
Keep it like that and you'll kill your fridge.
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post #3 of 20
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Quote:
Originally Posted by The Pook View Post
Keep it like that and you'll kill your fridge.
yea, i already took it out, i got food to store man!!!
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post #4 of 20
lol nice man, id just be worried about condensation.
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yea
    
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post #6 of 20
Quote:
Originally Posted by Aft3rSh0kK View Post
lol nice man, id just be worried about condensation.
Not an issue... if he turns off his PC, takes it out of freezer, gives it time to reach ambient, and let it dry.

Condensation won't happen inside the fridge since the PC is equal or warmer than surroundings still.
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post #7 of 20
Okay, guys... I have a question. In all seriously, I have a 3' x 2' freezer at my disposel. My parents don't use it anymore and it runs fine. I just plugged it in and it began cooling within minutes, very cold... (I had cooling on pretty high, could turn it down a lot).

I really want to know.. Would I be able to mount my PC in there, drill holes out the back (To run the PC wiring - It would still be cold as ice) and make it all work?

I've searched for a while and can't find anything about warnings or anything else that might support this idea. The only thing I'm worried about is my PC. Everything Freezer-end I don't care about.. if it dies, whatever. (of course if it did, my CPU would get hot in that condition.)

I'm very serious about this, though it sounds pretty funny. And please don't hate on me for thinking about this. Suggestions?
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im scared =(
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post #9 of 20
Eh
http://www.ohardt.com/computer/pc.mo...idge/round.01/

My freezer is exactly like that.
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post #10 of 20
I've though if I had a freezer I'd take a 5gallon bucket and take some flexable copper tubing wrap the inside of it fill it with water and freeze it solid then hook it up to my waterblock, that way it wouldn't be so hard on the freezer, it would take a while for your cpu to melt a block of ice.

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