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post #21 of 33
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Originally Posted by mrfajita View Post
Well summer is here, so how are all of you crazy overclockers going to keep yourself, your room, and (most importantly) your rig(s) cool?
AC is for cheaters, you have to do it the cool way with lots of crazy fans





Envy my 1337 MSPaint skills.

I have to change my fans' directions several times a day depending on outside temp and wind direction. The wind just stopped so I switched the window fan to pulling cool air in and the smaller one blowing towards the door to the hallway
I have to change the window fan from intake to exhaust several times a day depending on outside temp and wind direction. Right after taking these pics the wind stopped blowing so I changed it to pulling

Your kidding me right? LOLOLOL


It would probably more effective if you had a fan pushing out on the Top of the window.

I dont have a scheme as to how my air circulates in my room how ever i do keep my desk about 6 inches away from the wall that way the hot air can rise out of it. I was planning on using some ducts that i can use for out take in the summer and intake during the winter. I never got around to it.
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post #22 of 33
I just have a big noisy annoying box fan blowing towards me. Can't open my window or my parents will yell at me cause the ac is on, even though it doesn't do much up here. I wanna move to the basement. So much colder.
    
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post #23 of 33
Wait i think you even got your CPU heat sink seated wrong
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post #24 of 33
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Originally Posted by BlackMoth.Ver1 View Post
Wait i think you even got your CPU heat sink seated wrong
Me? No, I do not, it can mount pointing up or sideways, and my GPU rad is at the back, so I don't want to cool my GPU with hot air. This way it also pulls air through my Northbridge heatsink.
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post #25 of 33
Lol cooling? All of my pc's only have a cpu fan and this is it...but hey i am in my basement where it is around 68 all winter and 72 all summer
Where at in Colorado are you? Probably in the moutains where it will peak out at like 75
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post #26 of 33
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Lol cooling? All of my pc's only have a cpu fan and this is it...but hey i am in my basement where it is around 68 all winter and 72 all summer
Where at in Colorado are you? Probably in the moutains where it will peak out at like 75
Nope down on the front range. Its 90 out right now
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post #27 of 33
Yeah man, it gets hot as hell along the front range, hit 97f in Canon City today.
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post #28 of 33
I just use my air contioner to cool the pc's down though :-) I think so far the high has been mid 90's a few times here in eastern nebraska.
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post #29 of 33
Quote:
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I just use my air contioner to cool the pc's down though :-) I think so far the high has been mid 90's

same here and same temps here in houston,91f now
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post #30 of 33
cooling? my house is 12C atm

I love hollands summer...
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