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Wes Newell
June 19th 06, 08:39 AM
On Mon, 19 Jun 2006 00:00:40 -0500, ANTant wrote:

> Hello.
>
> I am just wondering when you guys build computers. Are you able to keep
> the computers stable and not breaking (e.g., a SeaSonic PSU overheated)
> in a room that is about 90 degrees(F) during heat waves with no air
> conditions? Computers would be crunching big time like gaming in this
> heat. No fancy water cooling setups in the computer cases and no opened
> cases either.
>
> I am just wondering and trying to determine what's the best way to keep
> my boxes stable in a very hot room (almost like heated indoor garages).
> In the past, I have seen my computer's Athlon 64 3200+ (754) CPU go over
> 160F degrees and ASUS K8V SE Deluxe motherboard go over 120F degrees.
>
If the case temp is going over 120F with a room temp of only 90F then your
case cooling sucks. Fix it. That will also fix the cpu overheating
problem.

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