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Baking a graphcis card, What's the hazards?

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One of my 4870x2's has a dead core, Possibly due to how hot the bloody thing gets.

Just gave it a good clean and planning on baking it.

Is there any hazards in terms of food poisoning from fumes/chemicals etc..etc??
Edited by scatteh316 - 4/15/11 at 8:24am
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Nope, not unless you bake it at over 9000 degrees and it melts all over your oven and you purposefully trap all the smoke inside and save it for the next time you want to cook something. But I'm assuming you probably won't do any of those
Good luck, let us know how it turns out.
    
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Well she's had 10 mins at ~210 degrees C.

Just waiting for her to cool down now
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Well she's had 10 mins at ~210 degrees C.

Just waiting for her to cool down now
Nice. Tell us if it worked then
Be sure not to move it for a while.
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Just putting her back together.

Moment of truth in the next few minutes.

I'll either post a GPU-Z screen capture showing 4xGPU's or if it failed then 2xGPU's.
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some reported that the capacitors bacame a little bit inflated after baking the card!
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What are the hazards?
It explodes in your face and you get mutated, 28 days later your skin becomes dark and you become buff like that big powerfull / buff black guy from youtube.

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some reported that the capacitors bacame a little bit inflated after baking the card!

this happened to me twice..baking never has worked for me...never
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