CPU Cooling with BOILING LIQUID 🔥🔥

  • Published: 21 March 2019
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Comments • 3 994

  • M. U7MAN
    M. U7MAN  21 hours back

    Half of this video is Linus explaining thermal physics in many wrong ways

    • reed vending
      reed vending  2 days back

      Diff radiator design. Look at old farm tractors or very old cars with no water pump. Hot water rises and goes into top of rad and cold water/return comes out the very bottom. So stand rad verticaly input at the top water flows down through it and the outlet on the bottom returns to heat source. Would have to work better.

      • LostatSea
        LostatSea  3 days back

        how about a loop line using KY Jelly to see if it drives heat better? thnx.

        • sirboom
          sirboom  5 days back

          Why not design fans that also drive pump action? The motors would require more torque and have a lower pitch noise that could be acoustically cancelled out by a custom blade design. You’d lose fan profiling as we know it but it’s tryable...

          • Josh M
            Josh M  5 days back

            Anyone else think the tubing straight up looks like those kid's drink straws they give you at Chili's??

            • J Tizzle
              J Tizzle  5 days back

              Who played half life recently at LMG

              • Etu Suku
                Etu Suku  6 days back

                "Just" add a slight wacuum in the system to make water boil at lower temp.

                • Zack K
                  Zack K  1 weeks back

                  Why not use a check valve? That way the flow is restricted to a single direction.

                  • My1
                    My1  2 weeks back

                    arent the rad fans moving parts as well?

                    • Ocean House
                      Ocean House  2 weeks back


                      • Jason Dossett
                        Jason Dossett  2 weeks back

                        You could use that low boiling point fluid Novec I guess?

                        Maybe add a tesla valve to improve flow, not sure if that would help in this situation or not....probably.

                        • Moist IQ
                          Moist IQ  3 weeks back

                          No one:
                          Scp 173 when you blink: 5:18

                          • Keenan Kelly
                            Keenan Kelly  3 weeks back

                            I've been watching a lot of his videos lately, and I'm confused... sometimes he says "zed" and sometimes he says "zee". You're Canadian, just stick with ZED! It's more correct anyways.

                            • Ian Taft
                              Ian Taft  3 weeks back

                              hey linus, my i5 3570k on asus z77-a wont post with my full 32 gb set but runs fine w 24, any ideas? currently running a ripjaws red 8gb set and a ripjaws blue 16gb, ddr3, trying to switch the reds out for hyperx fury blue 16gb set, tried all dimm configs and got nothing :( couldnt even get to bios with all four 8gb sticks

                              • Texas NightOwl
                                Texas NightOwl  4 weeks back

                                Common sense would say that one side of CPU port has to be up and one down. Wow, dumb.

                                • Big Mike
                                  Big Mike  4 weeks back

                                  I'd trust OCZ with my life, I've been using one of their 600W power supplies for almost 8 years.

                                  • xSKOOBSx
                                    xSKOOBSx  4 weeks back

                                    Mount the radiator with the fans horizontal, large tube going in the top and small tube coming out of the bottom... if that makes sense.

                                    • mvedikis
                                      mvedikis  4 weeks back

                                      You holding the radiator wrongly. Hot water goes in top, cool goes out from bottom.

                                      • Salaminized
                                        Salaminized  1 months back

                                        aww, video not available

                                        • from the unknown
                                          from the unknown  1 months back

                                          I'd almost be half tempted to experiment with automotive coolant. Use shitty old parts. Why not?

                                          • dustin weaver
                                            dustin weaver  1 months back

                                            Isn't this just a crappy version of heat tubes?

                                            • PotatoGeming
                                              PotatoGeming  1 months back

                                              0:09 and some do it for science!

                                              • Hebby Hebron
                                                Hebby Hebron  1 months back

                                                my brain is just screaming for you to hold the radiator vertical so the vapor can travel the full length

                                                • V1cky H
                                                  V1cky H  1 months back

                                                  00:00 is whhy you came 5:09 is why you stayed

                                                  • SCUBA Steve
                                                    SCUBA Steve  1 months back

                                                    damn ever since that roast they did i just see a lesbian when i watch linus videos.

                                                    • Peter Petrakis
                                                      Peter Petrakis  1 months back

                                                      You could probably use a Stirling engine to drive the pump. It would be virtually silent and require no electricity.

                                                      • bleugh bloop
                                                        bleugh bloop  1 months back

                                                        the idea is to remove moving parts not add them lol. You do save a few W on your power bill though...

                                                    • Nottapirate
                                                      Nottapirate  1 months back

                                                      it might help if he turned on the fans

                                                      • Brad
                                                        Brad  1 months back

                                                        That tube looked way too large for cap action.... h=(2γcos θ)/pgr. And the flow of water vapor through the column disrupts the cohesive forces when it breaks the surface...i.e., ain’t no capillary action involved in this contraption.

                                                        • Nick Brock
                                                          Nick Brock  1 months back

                                                          Like a type of noodle that go up pouring water

                                                          • Jimmy Bailey
                                                            Jimmy Bailey  1 months back

                                                            Linus, youre goofy as hell...and i love it ! lol

                                                            • Hein Htet
                                                              Hein Htet  1 months back

                                                              Linus:**COOLING A CPU WITH MEDICINE PILLS!**

                                                              • BigFkMe
                                                                BigFkMe  1 months back

                                                                Turn the goddamn fans on.

                                                                • Normal Person
                                                                  Normal Person  1 months back

                                                                  Wouldn't be easier to get the biggest aircooler out there and remove the fans? Or set them at like 500rpm?

                                                                  • Manix Burn
                                                                    Manix Burn  1 months back

                                                                    That's not water... Linus have no clue how this work...not ver interesting to see someone use something that it don't know how to use...

                                                                    • Red Porter
                                                                      Red Porter  1 months back

                                                                      What is your logic?!?!?! Lmao
                                                                      You think they would use ammonia just like a propane refrigerator.

                                                                      • Red Porter
                                                                        Red Porter  1 months back

                                                                        What is your logic?!?!?! Lmao
                                                                        You think they would use ammonia just like a propane refrigerator.

                                                                        • Robbe1912
                                                                          Robbe1912  1 months back

                                                                          next video: CPU Cooling with BOILING LIQUID in a low pressure environment

                                                                          • BlueFreeZe
                                                                            BlueFreeZe  1 months back

                                                                            N"ZED"XE xD

                                                                            • VoVillia Corp.
                                                                              VoVillia Corp.  1 months back

                                                                              If the bubbling noise is similar to a coffee maker, I think many people would be okay with it lol

                                                                              • VoVillia Corp.
                                                                                VoVillia Corp.  1 months back

                                                                                Linus: But will it work?
                                                                                *Random stroke attacks*

                                                                                • K4yr4h
                                                                                  K4yr4h  1 months back

                                                                                  you definitely want a liquid that boils before 100°, or you just use heatpipes and a passive aircooler lol

                                                                                  • Zhiyuan Chen
                                                                                    Zhiyuan Chen  1 months back

                                                                                    Actually, my pump was somehow not working, I suspect there were something block it. But it is workable as long as you don't put much pressure on GPU (BTW it is a Gigabyte water force 1080ti). So... There is a Chinese saying that 心静自然凉, meaning calm keeps you cool.

                                                                                    • Sajgoniarz
                                                                                      Sajgoniarz  1 months back

                                                                                      Heat goes top, so yes, it is obvious that one pipe should be above another one and they should have diameter disproportion due to vapor/liquid amount they transport. Im not a fan of water cooling, since all AiO bends the knees before Noctua's coolers anyway both in performance and silence, you only need WC on really hard oced pcs.

                                                                                      • Zady _
                                                                                        Zady _  1 months back

                                                                                        LIT MY HOUSE OF FIRE

                                                                                        • Nikkos
                                                                                          Nikkos  1 months back

                                                                                          What about connect one pipe straight to the faucet
                                                                                          and the other to the drains? ABSOLUTELY SILENT cooling system!

                                                                                          • soupwizard
                                                                                            soupwizard  1 months back

                                                                                            Just live by a river and use river water as inlet cool water, discharge the hot radioactive water back into the river!

                                                                                        • Matthew Thorpe
                                                                                          Matthew Thorpe  1 months back

                                                                                          5:07 But will it work
                                                                                          Find out after this second sponsor Tunnel Bear

                                                                                          • Danny Mo
                                                                                            Danny Mo  1 months back

                                                                                            Dude, these videos are booming lately.

                                                                                            • S1lent
                                                                                              S1lent  1 months back

                                                                                              Though I dont know what happens inside the heatsink, but boiling water could damage the metal because of the imploding bubbles causing erosion inside the heatsink.