Originally Posted by cmolson
That is interesting, I always assumed that the TECs acted like an insulator when shut off.. I am actually still planning around using one of Ultrasonics dual waterblocks. It would definitly make me less worried that if the TEC psu died the cpu would still be ok.
Well, I'm running it at 4ghz right now with the tec off and its keeping at about 34'C which is actually better than on air... load temps creep up to 55-58 but that's still decent at 1.35V.