Soundproof Your PC

Soundproof your PC - Weekend Project - CNET reviews

By John A. Burek
(February 23, 2005)
Estimated time required:
5 hours
Estimated cost: $175 and up

Step 1:
Getting started
Today's CPUs, graphics processors, and other chips generate heat that can't always be dissipated without spinning, and often noisy, fans. But if your PC's case roars or hums to the point of distraction, take solace. Though no modern desktop can be made completely silent, if you're determined, you can reduce PC noise to near-inaudible levels. PC noise tolerance is different for everyone, but these tips should help reduce the racket significantly.
What you'll need

This story originally appeared in Computer Shopper magazine.