[Soekris] Worried about heat! (NET4801 and large hdd)

Matthew Flint soekris at matthewspam1.org.uk
Wed Apr 20 08:25:09 UTC 2005


Wai-Sun Chia wrote:
> On 4/20/05, Matthew Flint <soekris at matthewspam1.org.uk> wrote:
>
> > normally, then add vents or a small fan as needed. Will monitor the
>
> Just curious, but how would you power the fan?
>
> There's only 5V available within the board itself, and doing DC-DC in
> such a small environment deter the whole concept of using a fan in the
> first place..

I might power the fan from the unused PCI or mini-PCI slots, if possible. It
certainly won't need much juice.

Matthew



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