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Old 30th March, 2005, 04:31 PM
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Originally Posted by Rondog

XeroHour: What is pelt?
a pelt is a TEC, pelt is the peltier effect which its nickname was derived from. Its a small piece of ceramic which recieves some voltage, and heavy current and it removes its rated amount of heat from one side to the other, and produces its own amount of heat. When water-cooled you can drop your temps well below 0, depending on your ability to cool the water. They require seperate and beefy powersupplies however. This would qualify for extreme cooling, for REALLY good overclocks. Not for beginners
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