A Cooling Fan for the “Homemade” Tablet

faninsideenc2Figure 1: The fan needs a couple more machine screws.  Placed towards the top of the enclosure, near the processor, it draw off heat from both sources (LCD and processor). Click to enlarge.

The first homemade tablet is equipped with a 10 inch screen, as its nine inch screen was pulled out about a month ago. With the change-over to the new screen, I noticed a little more heat build-up inside of the enclosure, and I endeavored to remedy that unwelcome discovery with a small fan attached to the side of the enclosure.

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