Outside-air cooled PC (via Hack a Day)

Outside-air cooled PC [Brian] came up with an interesting PC cooling setup. He lives up north where it’s chilly in the winter. Using a bit of dryer ductwork and he was able to harness the outside air to cool his box. The system uses a window insert along with a dryer hood to suck in the outside air with a PC fan. We hope the air is adequately warmed, as it is exhausted into the room. Join us after the break for more pictures of his setup. Below are the duct fitting he … Read More

A better idea would be to use two vents. One blowing hot air out, another pulling cold air in. That way the air is constantly circulating.

via Hack a Day

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