[rescue] Rescued Sun servers, now what?!
mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Fri Jun 17 08:59:17 CDT 2011
On Fri, 17 Jun 2011, Robert Darlington wrote:
> I tend to use compressed air from a regular air compressor. The trick with
> compressed air is to not let the fans spin. They're generators. Spin em
> 10x faster than they normally go and they dump 120 volts back into your
> circuit that normally supplies 12! Just be careful.
Are there any documented cases where spinning the fans caused specific
damage? I must admit that I've done this on countless occasions, with no
harm done that I could detect.
Mike Loewen mloewen at cpumagic.scol.pa.us
Old Technology http://sturgeon.css.psu.edu/~mloewen/Oldtech/
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