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BufordBuford Senior MemberPosts: 6,721 Senior Member
Anyone here running one? I'm considering building one just because.
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  • JermanatorJermanator Senior Member Posts: 16,135 Senior Member
    I have never heard of one. It sounds like it would work pretty good though.
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  • BuffcoBuffco Senior Member Posts: 6,244 Senior Member
    They are nice looking equipment. Some have dye in the water and with lighting, look pretty cool.
  • LMLarsenLMLarsen Senior Member Posts: 8,337 Senior Member
    I miss the good old days of building a box from the chassis up. Last one I did about ten years ago, overclocked by about 1000mhz, but it only lasted about five years before it kicked.
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  • samzheresamzhere Banned Posts: 10,923 Senior Member
    Quite a few early, large mainframe computers had water cooling, including, I think, the Cray.

    Myself, I always was suspicious of mixing water and electronics.
  • olesniperolesniper Senior Member Posts: 3,763 Senior Member
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  • JKPJKP Senior Member Posts: 2,346 Senior Member
    I worked on a lot of water cooled computer equipment while in the Navy. I am typing this on a phone with many times the processing power and memory.

    Funniest thing we had was a thermal printer rated for a nuclear blast. We always wondered who would be around to print anything and if they were around what the hell they would want to print.
  • jbp-ohiojbp-ohio Senior Member Posts: 10,300 Senior Member
    I just tried it......... cooled it off alright.......

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