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post #1 of 16
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How hot does your room get? Mine gets around 80 degrees folding, I tend to start feeling it around 75 degrees. also any suggestions on keeping it cool while folding?

How hot is yours?
post #2 of 16
Bout 30*c after ive had my comp on all day. Seems no matter how many radiators i put in my loop eventually it gets hotter and hotter. It will keep a nice 23*c cpu temp for 5 hours then starts to increase slowly.

The best way to keep everything cool is have good airflow going through your case. Most of your heat will come from the gpu so making sure it has fresh air to breath is a good way to keep internal case temps down. Also mosfets and the vrm area in general dumps a fair bit of head that can be easily controlled by gluing a 40mm fan to the heatsink (if your board has one). Also pretty much every part of your computer that has a heat sink is bound to have cheap gunk under it, cleaning the thermal paste off and using mx-3 is a good way to shave a heap of degree's off your board and cards
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House Temp is around 71F due to thermostat (heater set to 71F)*. I have my ceiling fan running + my windows open and drops to 61F even when I have my sig rig folding 24/7.

Try positioning your rear exhasut where air exits out of your room like a window, low ventalation duct or put a portable stand AC next to it... Works for me in the summer time
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It hovers around 80*F with the window closed as the university requires in the winter, and 100+*F with the radiator fan on as required. Needless to say I often ignore both of those directives as I prefer 65-70*F.

Edit: My dorm is quite literally older than sliced bread so they're concerned about pipes bursting/etc.
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My PC room is generally around 35C (95F) atm (it's around 18C outside) while I have BOINC running, but it drops to 25C (77F) when I set the aircon in the main room to 22C and open the PC room door.

Edit: I have a temp monitor for the room now and keep an eye on it so it stays around 25C wen I am in the room, after becoming dehydrated and pretty ill a while back when gaming all day with my dedicated BOINC rig running in the background.
Edited by un-nefer - 3/8/11 at 2:45pm
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With my SLI GTX 470's... Oh, about 80F, and it's still only 45F outside! lol
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My best guess is 10-25°C (yeah i have awful spikes and valleys cause the insulation is horrible) in winter and max. 30°C in summer cause i have an AC.
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Mine stays around 75F while my sig rig is folding and my laptop is on (on average).
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post #9 of 16
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Yeah I took a measurement. It read 85F. My eyes widened. I have a window fan now with dual fans. One sucking in outside air, one blowing out my rooms air. Its 30-40 here in New York so, my room is now relatively cool now. I figured my temps would be somewhere around yours.
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80's mabey even 90's in the summer. =S Arizona sucks sometimes.
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