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Old 06-08-2005, 05:03 AM   #11 (permalink)
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Anyways a hair dryer gets VERY hot.... hold it there long enough you get burned good....
yeah but u know u dont hafta keep the computer running while ur blowing it
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Old 06-08-2005, 08:56 AM   #12 (permalink)
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Thanks for the input. I'd be really hesitant to use a hairdryer, so it looks like compressed air is the way to go for me.
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Old 06-08-2005, 09:51 AM   #13 (permalink)
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i use a dust vac once a week and it works BEAUtifully. we got two at my job and we get some where theres more dust just in the psu then there is in my room and i havent dusted in about a year
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i use a pastry brush to loosen up the dust then vac it up works fine,every month or so...
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may sound dumb, but make sure all the fan screws are tight too, if they wernt screwed in perfectly, the slight vibrations of the fan spinning can cause the screws to slightly untighten.

also, antec makes this..
http://www.compusa.com/products/prod...308&pfp=SEARCH

it elimates that problem with no vibration.
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:-\ that sounds dangerous...

Anyways a hair dryer gets VERY hot.... hold it there long enough you get burned good....
A hair dryer wouldn't have enough power to get all the dust off that is caked on.
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COMP USA IS TERRIBLE..... (@ least where I live)
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Old 06-08-2005, 01:34 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Where can I get a good cheap can of compressed air to clean my computer components?
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Old 08-09-2005, 02:56 PM   #19 (permalink)
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SOmeone told me that using a can of compressed air can damage circuits. Is this true.
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I use a hair dryer.
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