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post #11 of 49
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Originally Posted by mooneyham View Post
do no put a harddrive in the mineral oil, it kills it.
or anything really.
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post #12 of 49
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Originally Posted by xdanisx View Post
or anything really.
What do you mean? Search youtube.com for "mineral oil pc" and let us know what you find. Here, I'll even provide a link to make it easier.
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post #13 of 49
It works, but it is messy.
post #14 of 49
you can submerge any PC part, except for the Hard Drive, and the CD/DVD Drives, and floppy if you still use that
post #15 of 49
Thread Starter 
Can Primochill PC Ice work without a problem?
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post #16 of 49
Call me an idiot but is the mineral oil making direct contact with the hardware??
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post #17 of 49
I doubt it. While technically non-conductive I am reasonably sure the primochill stuff viscus enough to not want on your pc.
Edited by Drackula2000 - 12/24/09 at 7:16pm
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post #18 of 49
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Originally Posted by firestormcomputers View Post
It works, but it is messy.
Agreed and you take a chance of something happening, myself I don't think the benfits out weigh the chance.
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post #19 of 49
Thread Starter 
Is there another type of non-conductive fluid I can use.
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post #20 of 49
Vegetable oil:
Good: Price
Bad: Mirky, Goes rancid after a while

Mineral oil:
Good: Clear, Lasts for pretty much ever
Bad: Price
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