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I'm looking for a AC small enough to fit in a fullsize tower. Anyone know if they make an AC unit that small?
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im not shure but i wouldint mind having one myself
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The MassCool Nex Therm has a small cooler unit.

Maybe you could see about getting the cooling unit on its own?
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The MassCool Nex Therm has a small cooler unit.

Maybe you could see about getting the cooling unit on its own?
That is a peltier air cooler.

I have a 5,000 BTU AC unit that is about 18" by 14" by 12". It's extremly hard to fit a compressor, condessor, fan(s) and ducting into a box any smaller than that and still make it work decently. Hooking the AC up to the computer is the better idea, thats what I do.

I have seen mods with a computer inside of an AC unit, never the other way around because of the size limits.
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post #5 of 21
dam i just saw the same excact ac but just the unit didnt come with some dumb case the units about 50 bucks i think
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post #6 of 21
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The MassCool Nex Therm has a small cooler unit.

Maybe you could see about getting the cooling unit on its own?
found this http://www.systemcooling.com/waffer_pac400-03.html
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post #7 of 21
lol a AC for your computer?
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That is a peltier air cooler.

I have a 5,000 BTU AC unit that is about 18" by 14" by 12". It's extremly hard to fit a compressor, condessor, fan(s) and ducting into a box any smaller than that and still make it work decently. Hooking the AC up to the computer is the better idea, thats what I do.

I have seen mods with a computer inside of an AC unit, never the other way around because of the size limits.
Indeed.

So... you have an AC setup? That IS cool....

Can you post some pics to give us an idea on how you set it up?

Do you have condensation issues?

mmmmm... AC for the PC
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I don't have it fully rigged and piped like I used to with my old case. Now I use it more to cool the room down.




For condensation... I was messing around with it the other day and the ducting before the first black zip tie was dripping wet. It was dripping on my laptop too. It didn't break anything, and I still don't know why that happened, as it's never done that before. I've had no problems inside of the case though (AC'd air is very dry).
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post #10 of 21
Niceness... I could really use some AC'ing...

Maybe the condesation occurred due to the increasing Summer temperature?

Thanks for shariing.
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