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post #11 of 32
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can you say "neat freak". lol j/k
your damn right lol. i love my rig and i need to keep it clean.
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post #12 of 32
I clean my about every month so keep her shining and in tip top shape!
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post #13 of 32
About twice a month. It does happen on occasions that I haven't cleaned it in 3 months because my room isn't that dusty...
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post #14 of 32
i clean it every or every other week. i always come up with an excuse to tinker with my system so i clean it when i play around with it haha
 
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post #15 of 32
At best every 4 months, usually like 6 months, and the dust buildup was crazy when I had my 939 san diego going with a 90mm vantec tornado on a xp-90c.
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post #16 of 32
Side case off, shop vac in.
I keep all my computers high off the floor to minimize dust infiltration.
Every other month works fine.
Son's old 478 3.0C thermal alert warning would go off once a month with a beep, beep.
Zalman hsf clogged every few weeks in a clean house, go figure.
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post #17 of 32
Thread Starter 
Man, i just ran out of my can of Air, i found about 4-5 huge 2 CM wide clumps of dust in my CPU heatsink, and my temps went up 5C.

i also found 3-4 large clumps of dust on my GPU, temps are now 50C when they should be 43C

CURSE YOU SIDE AIR VENT!


looks like im going to have to put up with this dirty rig for a few days D:
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post #18 of 32
I check it all the time, but it never gets dusty. I think because of my 3x87cfm case fans
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post #19 of 32
call me bored but 2-3 times a week
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post #20 of 32
Every few months or so. Mainly when I am in there tinkering with something.
I have filters on my front and side intakes, and they get cleaned every few weeks, and they help keep the bulk of the dust out.
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