bringing up an 8f...

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Date: Wed Mar 31 13:50:43 1999

>> Anyone with a schematic? This one is the rear mounted style with the
>> cover that says, do not operate with cover removed for more than 15
>> minutes. Don't need the whole prints but only some things verified.
>At the risk of sounding like a complete and utter moron, why can't you
>operate for more than 15 minutes with the cover removed?

Because without the cover the airflow from the fans won't properly
go over the components needing to be cooled.

Remember, unlike PC-clone cases, where the fan on the back provides
minimal cooling to the contents of the box, most non-PC-clones actually
have fans to ventilate the guts.

Received on Wed Mar 31 1999 - 13:50:43 BST

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