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peewee

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Apr 23, 2001
should i leave the cold plate on if i dont use a pelt? what if i put a bunch of arctic silver on the cold plate and bolt it down???
 

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I don't think you should keep it on, it just increases the distance that the heat must travel from the cpu to the water.
 
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William

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no, don't do that, you just create two gaps to cover vs one. Cold plates are only used to even out the temp fluctuations on a pelt.
 
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peewee

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Apr 23, 2001
William (Jul 02, 2001 06:14 p.m.):
no, don't do that, you just create two gaps to cover vs one. Cold plates are only used to even out the temp fluctuations on a pelt.

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