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So it just happens my comp is like right beside my balcony, which is covered. wanted to know if its safe to leave it outside ? hehe temp is always around 10C right now
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Well... if you get out after a cool night, there might be a lot of condensation. Also, how covered is covered? Meaning, can any rain get to the computer?

I'd be careful
    
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post #3 of 9
i wouldn't risk it, early in the morning there is a lot of moisture in the air.
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post #4 of 9
Condensation is your deadly and most vile of foes be very careful or all you will hear is a hiss pop and your computer is no more. I would not reccomend doing this for extended periods just for suicide overclocking runs and things like that.
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post #5 of 9
It is a risk. BC isn't exactly a dry area, there is plenty of moisture in ther air, I would be careful, watch for condensation. If the grass gets condensation, then....
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post #6 of 9
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aaah i forgot about condensation and all well good thing i checked haha.. thanks guys
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aaah i forgot about condensation and all well good thing i checked haha.. thanks guys
nice....
cant say i've never through about that too but hey, I'm not at that level of overclocking yet
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post #8 of 9
My uncle has a whole farm of computers...probably 30 that are outside all the time. He lives in Hawaii...and while I was there it started their raining streak that lasted like 40 days (new record). It didn't ruin any of them.

However, I wouldn't want my computer outside...
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post #9 of 9
haha, 40 days of computing in the rain, thats awesome
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