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Re: rack power question

  • From: Alexander Harrowell
  • Date: Tue Mar 25 11:43:42 2008
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Question: what worries you more, fire or leaks?

On Tue, Mar 25, 2008 at 3:06 PM, Ben Butler <ben.butler@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

While it has the potential to catch fire - it does however work fine in my
car engine.

-----Original Message-----
From: owner-nanog@xxxxxxxxx [mailto:owner-nanog@xxxxxxxxx] On Behalf Of
Justin Shore
Sent: 25 March 2008 14:20
To: Dorn Hetzel
Cc: nanog list
Subject: Re: rack power question


Dorn Hetzel wrote:
> Of course, my chemistry is a little rusty, so I'm not sure about the
> prospects for a non-toxic, non-flammable, non-conductive substance
> with workable fluid flow and heat transfer properties :)

Mineral oil?  I'm not sure about the non-flammable part though.  Not all
oils burn but I'm not sure if mineral oil is one of them.  It is used for
immersion cooling though.

Justin