[Homeroast] Trouble roasting today...

Allon Stern allon at radioactive.org
Tue Jun 15 19:02:57 CDT 2010


On Jun 15, 2010, at 5:57 PM, Phil Palmintere wrote:

> It is certainly conceivable to make a PC-BAKE oven as each of the CPUs would
> dissipate about 110 watts or so.
> 
> On youtube there is a video of someone running a PC without the heat sink on
> the CPU - after a short while, the CPU gets SO HOT it literally explodes &
> turns into shrapnel.  

Yes, but I was just running bare CPUs with Power and Ground, and a simple clock oscillator.
As noted, it was time-constrained hack, and I didn't have the time to really make it work; woulda been cool, though.

-
allon


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