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#1 terry528

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 03:25 PM

I almost had my tower catch fire because the power supply fan stopped. The cputhermometer software wouldn’t shut it down because the cpu operates at only 40c but the mother board and the other wiring was melting. By the time the cpu would be effected by the ambient temperature it would be too late. I am trying to find a method of sensing an overheating problem which would be an independent stand alone system. Even though my system has fans everywhere and is dust free I still want it to be safe from setting its self on fire when I’m away.
Would someone please know of a solution.

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Posted 30 May 2009 - 04:31 PM

This is some interesting reading
It's a pdf document
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