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Old 11-07-2017, 10:17 PM   #3
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Default Re: Dell Optiplex GX620 with Oozing Rubycon caps

The OP specified that it is a tower, which sounds like a mid tower case to me, not a SFF or slim (thin) desktop.

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Originally Posted by momaka View Post
Yep, nothing new here. Bad Chemicon KZJ and RUbycon MCZ in a Dell mini-bake oven PC. Those Pentium D chips put out a lot of heat, and in a small case, just about any regular electrolytic cap will cool.
Donít you mean cook?

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And maybe see if you can add an extra fan in the system or otherwise optimize the cooling.
Or to optimize the cooking?

Just giving you a hard time. Not trying to make fun of you.

Iíd say what accounts for the failures is that Rubycon MCZ simply donít handle heat well, and Chemi-con KZJ are unstable even on the shelf.
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