[ExI] RES: [Beowulf] oil immersion cooled blades
Henrique Moraes Machado
cetico.iconoclasta at gmail.com
Thu Mar 15 12:45:38 UTC 2012
> So here's my experience using oil as an insulator/coolant.
> 1) it wicks up insulated wire, particularly stranded. Put the mobo in oil
> the power supply outside, and pretty soon your power supply will be full
> 2) oil leaks. There is *nothing* that is oil insulated that doesn't have
> film of oil on its surface eventually, unless it is in a hermetically
> with welded/crimped seals.
> 3) oil is a mess when you need to fix something
What about some coarse powder? Is there anything that could be used for
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