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Filthy PCs: The X-rated circus of horrors

Grotesque dust creatures and mummified frogs

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More fan madness, from Norman, who took this photo after he'd unsuccessfully tried to get the crud off:

Fan encrusted with dust

Mike Timbers wanted readers to know that water-cooling units need love too...

Water-cooling unit radiator clogged with dust

...and here's another from Rob Brown, halfway through the clean-up operation:

Water cooling unit halfway through a much-needed dust-off

In case you're thinking it'd just be easier to bin the infected component, Erik Pearson offers hope. Here's an Intel Core 2 cooler, with the fan removed, before and after a vigorous scrub:

Intel Core 2 cooler before and after removal of dust

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