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Its been a great run folding these past months but I live in Southern Arizona and the temperatures are beginning to rise again. It is now 8:10pm and its 75 Degrees. During the day we hit a wonderful 85+.
Its only going to get worse.

Starting this Friday I will not be folding until some time around October or November. It already gets ungodly hot in the house without my computer helping it along so until I am firmly in the clutches of Fall I will not be able to contribute to F@H much.

I would like to keep my postbit as well.
I know it will reappear when I start up again but I like seeing it and I dont want to loose it over something as trivial as sweating to death.
How much do I need to fold Per week/month to ensure it does not disappear?
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post #2 of 29
grab sum delta fans
no heat there
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post #3 of 29
Send me your computer and Ill loan you a laptop. You can remote desktop login and fold haha!
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post #4 of 29
i live near Downtown Phoenix and it's not too hot inside usually at 75 and have a fan going which actually makes it a bit cooler in the room. But I do agree as to being outside O_O
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I live in Tempe xD my room is like 90 degrees all the time it sucks
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Im in N Phoenix and I had to use my ac today to keep my beast folding without dying of dehidration in the office, lol
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post #7 of 29
we'll see what happens, im in houston and it get's hot here too, but with the humidity it makes the heat index even higher,
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post #8 of 29
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I was born and raised in Tempe but I live in Tucson right now.
And Im just not willing to up my AC bill over the summer so I can fold.
I have better things to do with my money.

Im going to be buying some Yate Loons in a week or 2 but im not worried about my computer overheating over the summer, Im worried about ME overheating.
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post #9 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by PhilWrir View Post
I was born and raised in Tempe but I live in Tucson right now.
And Im just not willing to up my AC bill over the summer so I can fold.
I have better things to do with my money.

Im going to be buying some Yate Loons in a week or 2 but im not worried about my computer overheating over the summer, Im worried about ME overheating.
get sum delta's and a fan controller
and your pc will become a ac

need more heat
simple slow down fan up work load
need more cold air
simple lower work load speed up fans
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post #10 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by 3dfxvoodoo View Post
get sum delta's and a fan controller
and your pc will become a ac

need more heat
simple slow down fan up work load
need more cold air
simple lower work load speed up fans
But it's still putting out the same amount of heat energy either way...

OP: I get where you're coming from. Last summer my bedroom would get to 80 every day, and it was quite unpleasant. Now that I've got this fancy desktop, it will be a lot warmer.

though I'll probably keep folding through the summer, I need a better case.
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