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haha she bought me my 1090T for Christmas Can't do that My birthday is coming up and I want a new GPU
Birthday GPU then fire.
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Why no just pick up the cat and place the cat in a different room and close your door.
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post #43 of 52
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lol what a coincidence, I have a haf 932 and my cat sometimes sits on top aswell, must love having a warm bum! I quite like the double sided tape idea...that or get liek 4 rulers and glue em together small enough so that the cat cant sit in the middle...it certainly wont wanna sit on top of them, and that would still allow maximum airflor from the case. Just sit that on top of your haf!
I had a similar issue and used "sticky paws", it's a product like a double sided tape that we put on our furniture to stop my cat from scratching it. (not too stcky like Duct Tape is, and is easier to remove) I put some on top of the PC for about a month, and after a couple of uncomfortable and confusing attempts he quit trying. After a month I just removed the sticky paws as he doesn't bother trying anymore. I got the sticky paws in the pet section at Target.

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I had a similar issue and used "sticky paws", it's a product like a double sided tape that we put on our furniture to stop my cat from scratching it. (not too stcky like Duct Tape is, and is easier to remove) I put some on top of the PC for about a month, and after a couple of uncomfortable and confusing attempts he quit trying. After a month I just removed the sticky paws as he doesn't bother trying anymore. I got the sticky paws in the pet section at Target.

-TG
Im gonna check that out. thanks
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Double sided tape is a good idea.

There are also small motion sensors you can buy that blast the cat with pressurized air when it gets near. They will learn not to mess with that after not too long. Some cats also detest the smell of citrus.

I think that is what the bitters spray is based on, but I'm not sure.

My cat is challenged, so none of that works. I have to put my tower on top of my small bookshelf.
    
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post #46 of 52
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I was thinking of ordering this fan controller but I have no clue what fans to order
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-005-_-Product
I just got that same fan controller a couple weeks ago. I love it.

Yate Loons are always a good choice for case fans. I have 2x Ultra Kaze 3000s on my 120mm rad in the top exhaust of my HAF 932. The other top 120mm and the rear 120mm exhaust locations I have high speed Yate Loons. The front and side intake are the stock 230mm cooler master fans.

I get great airflow and good temps with this setup.

As for the cat...I like the idea of overclocking more to make the exhaust air too hot. Though, no matter what I do now with my airflow...I just can't get any of my exhaust air warm. It is all cool to the touch.
   
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post #47 of 52
leave some lemon peel near the exhaust. cat will stay away like it's the plague.
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Cant you train your cat not to go up on the furniture? oh wai...
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post #49 of 52
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Cant you train your cat not to go up on the furniture? oh wai...
See the problem is that the cat trained him to build it a butt warmer.
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post #50 of 52
Step One Buy Air Horn
Step Two Sneak up behind cat sitting on computer
Step 3 Blast air horn watch cat take off all puffed up
Rinse Repeat until point is across worked for my cat
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