[rescue] SGI Impact 10000

Sridhar Ayengar ploopster at gmail.com
Thu Aug 16 14:47:09 CDT 2007

Caleb Shay wrote:
>>> All this talk of SGI's makes me want to go fire up mine again and
>>> maybe get some clean IRIX installs on them.  I can't do it though.  I
>>> have to wait until the weather is cooler before I fire up those space
>>> heaters :)
>> Come on, SGIs don't run *that* hot.  I've run them in a room where the
>> ambient temperature was well above 90.
>> Oh wait, are you in one of those places where the temperature has been
>> above 105 lately?
> Mid 90's outside.  My lab is on the top floor of the house.  No, the
> Indy's, the Challenge S's, the Crimson, and the Indigo's don't run
> that hot.  The dual-proc Octanes just blow hot air out the top, I'm
> not sure what else they can be used for except toasting marshmallows.
> :P

You know what the best investment I've made recently is?  This:


It changes the air in the entire house.  It's quite amazing.  I believe 
them when they say it's 3560 CFM.  I save a bundle not running AC.

Peace...  Sridhar

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