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by lizardlips
Thu Jul 05, 2012 4:47 pm
Forum: Quiet Prebuilt, SFF and Barebones Systems
Topic: SPCR Quiet Certified Gaming PC by AVADirect Custom Computers
Replies: 35
Views: 45565

Re: SPCR Quiet Certified Gaming PC by AVADirect Custom Compu

I just built a system like this with a few changes a week before this article. I chose the H2 based on SPCR's review. It appears they have improved the front door air intake spaces much like Mike's modifications. Ivy Bridge processor and modern 28nm GPU power draws have made it easier to keep a smal...
by lizardlips
Tue Jul 03, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: The Nexus 120mm fan corner cutting guide...
Replies: 64
Views: 160994

Re: The Nexus 120mm fan corner cutting guide...

There is a purpose for closed corners on these fans. How many coolers have you seen with open corners that are bent by the tightness of the screws? A closed corner allows tightening the screws for situations like radiators with push pull.
by lizardlips
Thu Jun 14, 2012 11:09 pm
Forum: General Gallery
Topic: quiet Ivy Bridge gaming rig
Replies: 3
Views: 2638

Re: quiet Ivy Bridge gaming rig

Nice choices, good detail, beautiful, excellent 183.
by lizardlips
Mon Jun 11, 2012 3:44 pm
Forum: Watercooling
Topic: Galvanic Corrosion for muppets: Impress your friends!
Replies: 35
Views: 76075

Re: Galvanic Corrosion for muppets: Impress your friends!

Evidence of galvanic corrosion in the Statue of Liberty was found approximately 95 years later.

The radiator 'fluid' is not considered conducting. The voltage potential of the two metals is close to zero in a closed non-contact system.
by lizardlips
Sun Jun 10, 2012 11:38 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: Silent CPU cooler for Intel i3
Replies: 17
Views: 15709

Re: Silent CPU cooler for Intel i3

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