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Dangerous Experiments: What happens if your PC is on fire?
16.02.2008 07:56 Uhr - It's quick to happen: Just a shorted wire and your PC is a potential flame bomb. We've teamed up with Thurn's auxiliary fire brigade and put this scenario into action.

PCGH: What happens if your PC is on fire?
In a quickpoll we've asked you to tell us, what kind of experiment you'd like to see in our next episode of "Dangerous Experiments". More than a third of all votes were cast on the issue of a burning PC. We've - as always - felt obliged to do this and put fire on a PC up and running.

The most curios results of this experiment (i.e. despite heavy flames lurking out of the case, the pc still runs windows) we've captured on HD-Video. The full version (ten minutes!) is on our magazine's cover mount DVD for the 04/2008 issue but we've decided to already give you a glimpse of what's to come. Enjoy the pictures (just click on an image, and the gallery opens up) and some snippets from the movie in our galery and the linked video. Registered Members enjoy the benefit of a downloadable Trailer in HD quality.


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Well if it's plugged in the Psu can be deadly.
    
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this seems like common sense given all the laptop fires they had the last few years.
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They need watercooling BAD!!!!
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thats indeed a smoking hot rig
    
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Originally Posted by i_ame_killer_2 View Post


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n00bs.....they set the vcore too high!
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post #7 of 19
i posted this an hour ago:

http://www.overclock.net/hardware-ne...if-your-p.html

Would be better if they gave more infomation. i'd like to know how they started the fire.
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With all that heat bet it had Quadfire 2900 XT.
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With all that heat bet it had Quadfire 2900 XT.
Ugh, what a waste of money then...
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Ugh, what a waste of money then...
I don't get it. Was that a fanboy comment or what?

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