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Has anyone tried making a cpu case out of one of those little refridgerators?Maybe find one that has a good decondensationer?LOL...just curious.
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Oh Lord here we go
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post #3 of 87
Condensation isn't the issue when you think of using a fridge for a case. The compressor that sucks hot air out of a fridge doesn't run 24/7. At a certain temperature, the compressor turns off to cool down. If you were to run a computer in a fridge, you'll overheat the compressor and destroy it.
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I think he means, would a GUTTED refrigerator make a good case? Not cooling the system, but housing it? Unless I read it wrong.
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No no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no no....seriously though it is a horrible idea. Condensation is just the beginning of the problems.
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What about a normal fridge...maybe open it up every once in a while?
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post #9 of 87
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Originally Posted by KickDitIn View Post
What about a normal fridge...maybe open it up every once in a while?
You still cannot do that. The warmer air from outside will enter, and will just repeat the process.
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post #10 of 87
let alone any overclocked computers. try putting just a bowl of hot soup in the fridge see what happens.... (just kidding dont do it)
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