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Be sure to let us know how it works,and perhaps some pics please?
Yes im actually going to do this maybe on monday.

So far.
Peanut Butter
Toothpaste
Tortilla

Anything else i can realistically try?
I have 3 P4's i would otherwise throw away and a box of motherboards
    
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How about nothing?
I'm sure a vacuum has great insulation qualities.
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post #174 of 537
Epoxy, super glue, toothpaste, sheesha(might smell really good when it gets hot, whatever flavour of sheesha you have that you would use for TIM, plus a waste of perfectly good sheesha), silicone, olive oil, gear oil, etc.
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Originally Posted by iCrap View Post
Yes im actually going to do this maybe on monday.

So far.
Peanut Butter
Toothpaste
Tortilla

Anything else i can realistically try?
I have 3 P4's i would otherwise throw away and a box of motherboards
I would want to see the fist with some decent TIM for the baseline, then from there try no TIM at all, lapping with no TIM at all, several layers of tin foil (3 or 4 should be fine), a SIM card out of a phone (or other similar memory card), make one suicide run with no heat sink at all, just you, the CPU, and an upside down can of compressed air and see how long before it finally overheats and shuts down...

That's about all I can think of that hasn't been mentioned yet. I'd love to see pics/movies of it too. Hell, while you're at it, smell-o-vision would be great. I wanna smell the minty freshness burning into the heat sink when you try toothpaste!
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How about nothing?
I'm sure a vacuum has great insulation qualities.
Ive already tried nothing... Nothing interesting happened


And HELL NO i'm not using epoxy.
    
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Originally Posted by Razinhail View Post
I would want to see the fist with some decent TIM for the baseline, then from there try no TIM at all, lapping with no TIM at all, several layers of tin foil (3 or 4 should be fine), a SIM card out of a phone (or other similar memory card), make one suicide run with no heat sink at all, just you, the CPU, and an upside down can of compressed air and see how long before it finally overheats and shuts down...

That's about all I can think of that hasn't been mentioned yet. I'd love to see pics/movies of it too. Hell, while you're at it, smell-o-vision would be great. I wanna smell the minty freshness burning into the heat sink when you try toothpaste!
Ok i can tell you now running with no heatsync and compressed air lasts about 2 seconds Tried it with my air compressor.
Also tried just holding a fan above it.
    
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Glowstick liquid...in the dark
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Ok i can tell you now running with no heatsync and compressed air lasts about 2 seconds Tried it with my air compressor.
Also tried just holding a fan above it.
A can of compressed air when turned upside down lets it's "stuff" out that is colder than air. It's cold enough to give you frost bite. MUCH different from an air compressor. You'd probably have to turn the can upside down, turn the pc on, wait 1-2 seconds, pull the trigger for 1-2 seconds, wait for 1-2 seconds, rinse repeat. I"m just curious what the temps on-die would be when that "stuff" hits the hot CPU. Used to do this all the time during lan parties back in the day, but only on the heatsink, never on the CPU itself.

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Glowstick liquid...in the dark
I second this! Hell of an idea!
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