Re: Mobo with fan controls
On Fri, 30 Jan 2004 20:00:44 +0000,
Pigeon <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> The only one I don't do this to is the CPU fan - I leave that with the
> full unhindered 12V.
..reminds me of that eerie sound I heard on a big fs shuffle half a year
ago; gkrell read cpu @ 0 rpm and heating. Fast. So I tore off the
cover and found the cpu fan fried. 5 minutes later a wee cardboard
box, a chassis fan and duct tape ;-) had the temps drop. Fast. ;-)
Waaay down. ;-)
..take it from an aero engineer; it's all in the baffling. ;-)
..other ideas, is use an old refrigerator as a cool sound cool sound ;-)
enclosure, or play a little with baffling and ducting and remove all
fans for a chimney, or pipe in water. ;-)
..if you go "all the way", 1/3 of water and 2/3 of glycol will help you
drop down to -67°C , beyond that, alcohols, ammonia, etc.
..med vennlig hilsen = with Kind Regards from Arnt... ;-)
...with a number of polar bear hunters in his ancestry...
Scenarios always come in sets of three:
best case, worst case, and just in case.