Water Cooling a Network Switch!

  • Published: 31 March 2019
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    One of our 10 gig network switches is kinda loud, so the obvious solution is to water cool it.

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Comments • 4 275

  • Taylor Black
    Taylor Black  3 hours back

    Alex is a hunk.

    • Dylan Armstrong
      Dylan Armstrong  3 hours back

      My dumbass thought it was a Nintendo switch

      • Kyrylo Borovyk
        Kyrylo Borovyk  6 hours back

        How can I read title as "Water-cooling Nintendo Switch" ))

      • Antonio Rico
        Antonio Rico  7 hours back

        22:59 He's fun at parties.

        • Patrick Rodrigues
          Patrick Rodrigues  9 hours back

          Linus: I got fever
          Also Linus: Let's pop open my brain and water cool it

          • metalfoot
            metalfoot  14 hours back

            I spotted a Tim Hortons

            • Samurai Sphere
              Samurai Sphere  20 hours back

              I read this as water cooling a Nintendo switch

              • Taylor Black
                Taylor Black  3 hours back

                Why? It says network switch. Can you read?

            • MotorsportsX
              MotorsportsX  1 days back

              did he just say that tool path was hard? wut???

              • Harry Drake
                Harry Drake  1 days back

                You'd think they'd hire a machinist to mentor Alex. Alex has the ambition and knowledge, but everyone needs a little more experience with shop tools than they get in engineering course work. Yes, I'm a shop teacher and yes social learning theory calls for this type of hands-on approach.

                • Facundo Mogor
                  Facundo Mogor  2 days back

                  it's hillarious watching alex expend money on things (like the caliber) and then explaining to linus why he bought that in a really unconvincing way...
                  P.D.: you need to buy a mill linus... XD

                  • tankimus
                    tankimus  2 days back

                    Hold on, you started an endmill without your part clamped down? Wth lol

                    • The nextinline
                      The nextinline  2 days back

                      Netgear doesn't give a lot of fucks about cooling. This is something i've noticed on a lot of their products.

                      • martianunlimited
                        martianunlimited  2 days back

                        #2:30 you are not too far off.. 1U stands for 1 rack unit ~ 44.45mm .....

                        • US
                          US  2 days back

                          So all the San Francisco cutaways is great for letting us know M5 Industries is located in San Francisco.
                          Hey wait this aint Mythbusters.

                          • US
                            US  2 days back

                            When you use a router to upgrade your Router.

                            • Cullen 12345
                              Cullen 12345  2 days back

                              3:40 The forbidden Ethernet jack

                              • woodworker Royer
                                woodworker Royer  2 days back

                                Guys, please buy Milwaukee m12 drills. They do everything that ryobi does, but without a cord, and at a less ridiculous speed and have a brake so that the bit stops when you let go of the trigger....

                                Then water cool the m12 so you can have DUAL cords!

                                • Michel Feldheim
                                  Michel Feldheim  2 days back

                                  Come on guys you have the tools, just use them, sigh

                                  • Nebel
                                    Nebel  3 days back

                                    I just wanna watch you Watercool EVERYTHING!

                                    • GE PLAYER
                                      GE PLAYER  3 days back

                                      Alex may look normal but that brain of his is anything but. Id love to be as skilled as him in engineering

                                      • Matt Munson
                                        Matt Munson  3 days back

                                        Franken Switch!

                                        • davoz28
                                          davoz28  3 days back

                                          man where did Alex get that sweet Zotac jacket? I want one :/

                                          • Shaun playz-gamez
                                            Shaun playz-gamez  3 days back

                                            Nintendo switch meme

                                            • Will Norcott
                                              Will Norcott  4 days back

                                              using pozi when you should be using a standard phillips head is generally why people strip screws

                                              • tony cossey
                                                tony cossey  5 days back

                                                Great video of a very very very very bad idea

                                                • MrCube
                                                  MrCube  5 days back

                                                  Now watercool a Nintendo Switch!

                                                  • Simon Liu
                                                    Simon Liu  5 days back

                                                    You guys realize there's a newer version of this switch that costs less and is actually quiet.

                                                    • Guoenyi
                                                      Guoenyi  5 days back

                                                      Damn I thought you guys were water cooling a Nintendo Switch.

                                                      • Taylor Black
                                                        Taylor Black  3 hours back

                                                        "Water Cooling a Network Switch!" Damn yeah me too, that's such a confusing title.

                                                    • N E S Y
                                                      N E S Y  5 days back

                                                      Now Liquid Nitrogen cool it.

                                                      • Gabriel Coleman
                                                        Gabriel Coleman  6 days back

                                                        square channels seal better for orings. The rings compress and expand until the corners of the channel, check out space ISS o ring seals for the hinged window blinds that close on the outside, but operated manually from the inside.

                                                        • Eli Nelson
                                                          Eli Nelson  6 days back

                                                          Wait did nothing go horribly wrong ... is this even a real video

                                                          • jt holland
                                                            jt holland  6 days back

                                                            They make rubber inserts that protect wiring run through metal holes possible upgrade to keep the tubes from rubbing against the top cover

                                                            • shrishak shrestha
                                                              shrishak shrestha  7 days back

                                                              China:We can copy anything
                                                              Linus: Hold my network card😂

                                                              Rewatching this again because why not

                                                              • Josh Pickrel
                                                                Josh Pickrel  7 days back

                                                                Linus: a mill is expensive
                                                                Couple months later
                                                                Linus: So we got a mill and and bunch of other shop equipment

                                                                • Alex Klausenstock
                                                                  Alex Klausenstock  7 days back

                                                                  Hey Alex, it's alex here. If you can get an optical comparator. could make measuring PCB's alot easier.

                                                                  • Seth Tynan
                                                                    Seth Tynan  1 weeks back

                                                                    I hope that the new setup makes all this so much easier!

                                                                    • Seth Tynan
                                                                      Seth Tynan  1 weeks back

                                                                      On the S10+ the format you use cuts the camera notch pretty much in half. What format do you use? Its kinda nice though because when you zoom into fullscreen it doesn't cut off much of the rest of the screen at all!

                                                                      • Lexer Ustichkov
                                                                        Lexer Ustichkov  1 weeks back

                                                                        When you MAXout SpeedTest

                                                                        • Azsu
                                                                          Azsu  1 weeks back

                                                                          my dumb ass read nintendo switch

                                                                          • Paul Ross
                                                                            Paul Ross  1 weeks back

                                                                            Every time Linus says "Theoretically", do a shot.

                                                                            • Yanick de Wit
                                                                              Yanick de Wit  1 weeks back

                                                                              when are you going to watercool a tv?

                                                                              • Allen Swamy
                                                                                Allen Swamy  1 weeks back

                                                                                Am i the only one who noticed alex wearing a sunshine village shirt from banff?

                                                                                • Eric Thompson
                                                                                  Eric Thompson  2 weeks back

                                                                                  Ok I can't be the only one that thought this said Nintendo Switch right? lol

                                                                                  • Spirited Spy
                                                                                    Spirited Spy  2 weeks back

                                                                                    watercool a water pump

                                                                                    • Veyron640
                                                                                      Veyron640  2 weeks back

                                                                                      take your safety glasses off, you will have better work quality.

                                                                                      • Veyron640
                                                                                        Veyron640  2 weeks back

                                                                                        @#[email protected]#%.. safety.. just DO IT..

                                                                                        @#$#@ keyboard.. keyboard death walkers..

                                                                                        • Veyron640
                                                                                          Veyron640  2 weeks back

                                                                                          @#$%[email protected]#%[email protected] you using home depo snippers

                                                                                          and safety glasses? i mean!%[email protected]#5 shit.. #@[email protected]

                                                                                          u pussies.. lol

                                                                                          • Ryan
                                                                                            Ryan  2 weeks back

                                                                                            No O ring lube joke? Come on, why do I even subscribe to you?