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 Post subject: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Fri Jul 19, 2013 9:00 am 
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Location: Folding as BlackSun59
Ambient room temp in the daytime: 35°c and muggy. No A/C when it costs 13.5¢/kWh.
CPU temp at idle: 39-41°c
CPU temp when folding: 54-56°c
(Athlon II X4 640, no oc, stock cooling)
Limit for the CPU is just 61°c, and that's too close for comfort (mine).
Summer blows.


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 Post subject: Re: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 5:25 am 
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I don't fold in the summer at all at home. Avg. temp where I live is 108.


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 Post subject: Re: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 5:33 am 
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EasyE wrote:
I don't fold in the summer at all at home. Avg. temp where I live is 108.


You live in death valley or something?


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 Post subject: Re: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 5:40 am 
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Gero1369 wrote:
EasyE wrote:
I don't fold in the summer at all at home. Avg. temp where I live is 108.


You live in death valley or something?


Nope south of Phoenix AZ...Although it has been a cool summer so far temps under 100 a few times. But it is so humid, good thing I have AC that works.


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 Post subject: Re: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Mon Jul 22, 2013 1:33 pm 
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So that's why I'm catching you, guess you'll pass me up again once it cools down :P


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 Post subject: Re: No folding during the day because of heat
PostPosted: Wed Jul 24, 2013 5:01 am 
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You keep hitting a million a month you will have a nice lead by the time I start folding again around October.

Looks like you will pass me today. but.....

I'll be back :)


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