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How heatpipes and vapor chambers work  - FrostyTech.com How heatpipes and vapor chambers work
Sun Aug 02, 2009 | 1:01A| PermaLink
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"The water boils, moves down the tube, hits a cool spot, and then condenses. The heat is transferred by the vapor from the hot spot, usually a CPU or a GPU, to the cool spot, the fins or heatsink. Simple so far, but how does the water get back from the cool spot where it condenses to the hot spot where it is needed? If you are thinking gravity, you are only partially right, it can work via gravity, but that is a minor portion of the flow. Also, if you rely on gravity, make sure the geek installing your heatpipe doesn't angle the computer wrong or things get very ugly."
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