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Hey,

Just wondering if a dehumidifier would be worth having inside a relatively sealed case, just for extra safety? Or even if it could replace the need to seal everything against moisture to a certain extent.

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i think you need a little moisture as too little can cause static to build up
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i think you need a little moisture as too little can cause static to build up
really? I would've thought the PSU would remove any static, since it's connected to the mobo and case and is connected to an earthed socket.
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post #4 of 6
thats is what i was told at school which was quite a few years ago so maybe it has changed
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Yea you do want to have a percentage of humidity in the case to reduce the chances of a static build-up, that's what I was always told my numerous people, because I had the same idea.
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post #6 of 6
Um I doubt that you would have a problem but still with your cascade your still going to get condensation unless you have a perfect 0% humidity. I wouldnt worry about it that much unless you live somewhere that is really humid like generally above 90% maybe.

As far as the static stuff I dont know about that. I lived in colorado where it can get to very little if any humidity at times and I never saw any issues with any electroncis that were grounded properly.
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