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post #21 of 47
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Dont have any of those bags, and sadly, im too lazy to even take the PSU out of the Case >.<

I'l let it stay like the above pictures and beg it works, but as mentioned before, I will test the PSU without anything connected, before I do connect it to anything

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Originally Posted by Darksoul844 View Post
IF you used distilled water you should be fine thus distilled water does not conduct electricity so you should be safe...
I did use distilled water, but even distilled water gets ionized after a while, so some waiting just to be safe
post #22 of 47
Pre-heat the oven to 100*F. Put the PSU in there for 10 minutes. Won't melt anything.
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post #23 of 47
Similar thing happened to me the other week, except I - shamedly - forgot to stick a blanking cap on one of my GPU blocks, and water came pouring out all over my PSU. Took out the PSU, made sure no water had gotten anywhere. Mopped up with some paper towed, and powered it on ten minutes later. It's been running perfectly for the guts of two weeks now.
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post #24 of 47
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Why ? Nothing happened.
From what I read he spilled water on his rig, his PSU in particular. I wouldn't call that "nothing". I would be
post #25 of 47
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I did use distilled water, but even distilled water gets ionized after a while, so some waiting just to be safe
yes it does but it should be dry

and the oven idea somes kinda good
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post #26 of 47
Put in upside down in the fridge....

Your reading that going why would i put something wet in the fridge.

Every Frost free fridge (all modern fridges) have a dehumidifier hence no ice forms in freezer. By putting it in the fridge it will be in a low humidity and will dry up the moisture. This works with cell phones and other electronics. I advise 24 hours at least...

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post #27 of 47
Let it drain for some days, Same thing happen to me while I was putting my loop in water got in PSU, but my derp moment kicked in and blow dried it while the power switch was on in my case. There goes 1200w for me and stuck with a TR2 PSU
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post #28 of 47
I have read this thread and imho, as others mentioned, the best idea is to take your psu out of your case, and put it in a oven set on its lowest setting (50-70C) overnight, you can leave the door slightly open.

Quickest, easiest and surest way. It worked for more than one of our cellphones that went for a swim.
post #29 of 47
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From what I read he spilled water on his rig, his PSU in particular. I wouldn't call that "nothing". I would be
Nothing broke is what I meant.

You could submerge your entire rig in distilled water and it would work fine after it dried.

Previously I drained my graphics cards and a bunch of water got on my sound card. I took it out let it dry for 2 hours and stuck it back in.
    
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post #30 of 47
A flat PCB can be easily dried, sure.

A PSU has some incredibly high voltages idleing in it even after it is disconnected. Big difference. It is not worth the risk if all it takes is a day to be safe.

Go ride a bike or something while you wait
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