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instead of canned air, I invested in one of these.. best investment I EVER made! Amazon.com: Metro Vacuum ED500 DataVac 500-Watt, 0.75-HP Electric Duster: Electronics
Whoa, I might just have to invest in this. I have a big 15hp shop vac that I occasionally drag out to use as a blower, but have recently been just buying compressed air combined with our household vacuum. That little guy is the same price as like 10 cans of compressed air, so I can see how a lot of money could be saved!
+rep good sir
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Fan filters work wonders.
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instead of canned air, I invested in one of these.. best investment I EVER made! Amazon.com: Metro Vacuum ED500 DataVac 500-Watt, 0.75-HP Electric Duster: Electronics
Nice, dude. I think I'll have to pick one of those puppies up!
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Thanks guys!! make sure to get the attachments pack and this thing works wonders!! my current rig in progress ( more like an upgrade) will have fan filters.. keep an eye out for my build log when i'm done
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Thanks guys!! make sure to get the attachments pack and this thing works wonders!! my current rig in progress ( more like an upgrade) will have fan filters.. keep an eye out for my build log when i'm done
I bought one of those a few weeks ago. Wayyyy more powerful than compressed air can that I'll never buy again. Also extremely loud; I would advise ear plugs.
post #26 of 49
I've got one of those electric dusters and it's phenomenal. Very good after a wc install to blast out any stray drops of coolant......oh and that screw you dropped behind the PSU.
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Does my air compressor ( Good old fashioned AC240 suck in air, blow it out of a tube), that's meant for cars tires, okay for cleaning case? overkill i know.
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Are those Easter dust bunnies or just regular ones?? lol
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and this is why most WC'ers don't use coloured coolant/dyes

you did check your blocks as well right? cause that gunk could have gunked up your blocks
either way my distilled water also gunked up for me
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I use an air compressor about once a month to blow out the dust and junk. It wouldnt be so bad but my PC is currently on the carpet. Well on a sheet of MDF on the carpet. I cannot sit that heavy case on the POS desk I have now.
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