[rescue] The best 'rescue' workstation
kevin at mpcf.com
Thu Apr 28 07:36:57 CDT 2005
California PC Products cases all used to come with front fans and
washable filters. I haven't bought a PC case in years, but back when i did
i used them almost exclusively.
On Wed, 27 Apr 2005 12:34:08 -0400
Phil Stracchino <phil.stracchino at speakeasy.net> wrote:
> Charles Shannon Hendrix wrote:
> > I'm amazed at how many cases have negative case pressure, sucking in
> > dust, have imbalanced fans (total flow rate is never (much) higher than
> > the rate of the slowest fan set), have areas where heated air pools,
> > and are mostly turbulence inside, not airflow.
> > Of course, the PC case makes airflow hard, but it isn't impossible if
> > you just use your head.
> > Unfortunately, it can be hard to get positive case pressure, because
> > there isn't much space for incoming fans in a PC case.
> I usually manage to achieve it. But for dust control, it's moot unless
> you have an intake filter, which most cases (PC or otherwise) generally
> Phil Stracchino
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