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I'm getting tired of buying these Compressed Gas Dusters, is there any air compressor out there that is made specifically for computer cleaning? (Will not damage any components) Thanks for the help.
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I dont think there is but I still use my 100 psi compressor fill it to like 50 or less and I blast away.
After 2 years now nothing has been damaged.
I've done it on a variety of motherboard OEM and Enthusiast.
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[ame="http://www.amazon.com/Metro-Vacuum-ED500-500-Watt-Electric/dp/B001J4ZOAW/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1301814989&sr=8-2"]Amazon.com: Metro Vacuum ED500 DataVac 500-Watt, 0.75-HP Electric Duster: Home Improvement[/ame]


I haven't personally used it, but I see some people recommend it around here.
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I just take my tower out to the garage and blow it out with a big compressor, I'm sure any one would due.
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post #6 of 29
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kevdog;12980581 
I just take my tower out to the garage and blow it out with a big compressor, I'm sure any one would due.

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Done that also.
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post #7 of 29
I have a little putzy air compressor that was $10 at the flea market that works fine for this purpose around 15 psi.

Haven't killed anything, I wonder how much I've saved in canned air..
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post #8 of 29
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bobicon;12980567 
Amazon.com: Metro Vacuum ED500 DataVac 500-Watt, 0.75-HP Electric Duster: Home Improvement


I haven't personally used it, but I see some people recommend it around here.

Yeah I've seen that recommended too, was hoping someone would post that because thats what I wanted. Thanks! I guess I will try it out.
post #9 of 29
Another second on big shop compressor. About 120 psi never hurt my parts that I know of...just don't get super close, you don't need to cool.gif
 
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