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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 02-23-2013, 02:02 PM - Thread Starter
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I'm thinking of freezing me VRM in a biostar TA990FXE while doing some DICE runs.
Do anyone think it is a good idea to do it with proper insutation?

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There shouldn't be any need. When you're freezing the chip, the cold transfers through the board and cools the VRM's from the PCB.

(This isn't how it actually works--cold doesn't transfer, only heat. The heat is drawn away from the VRM's to the places on the board around the CPU with lower temperatures).

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