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Artik2 01-02-2007 10:03 AM

HeatPipes Direction
If I put a PC upside down will the temp go higher? how much?

ProHandyman 01-02-2007 08:48 PM

Re: HeatPipes Direction
Heat pipes are only made to work efficiently in one direction. If you place the heatsink in such a position that the siphon can no longer work, you can have a serious temperature climb. How much depends on the designs reliance and engineered effeciency of the thermosyphon.

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