Ice cold computer? Veneer it!

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Project by Scott posted 05-10-2020 01:36 PM 424 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This metal computer is ice cold when you touch it so I rectified it with some cherry paper-backed veneer which I attached with contact cement. Problem solved and it looks better too!

-- Scott in North Carolina

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#1 posted 05-10-2020 08:28 PM

Neat job. I jhope you did not cover the fan vents—or it will shorten the life of it.

-- Wood rescue is good for the environment and me! just rjR

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#2 posted 05-11-2020 08:30 PM

Never heard of an over-chilled computer and physics says the veneer will be equally as cold as the metal but perhaps you will perceive this to be warmer and if you like the look then its a win.

-- "Fine Woodworking" is the name given to a project that takes 3 times longer than normal to finish because you used hand tools instead of power tools. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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