Posts Tagged ‘Cleaning’

Yes, I know, I’m taking it too far. But am I? Today, the main server, An-Lar, got some downtime. It had only been up for 8 days anyway, after a stupid reboot. I cleaned the case a bit, though extremely gently, not wanting to break that stupid Molex to SATA power adapter which arrived broken, […]



Well, finally bought a bottle of Isopropyl Alcohol, and decided it was time to give System64’s heatsink a decent cleaning. Sure, I’ve cleaned with compressed air, but you can never quite get it all. So I removed the HSF and dismantled it. The heatsink is huge, with about 60 aluminium fins, a copper thermal pad, […]