You’ve probably heard of mineral oil-submerged computers, but this geek decided to use vegetable oil instead and the results were extra crispy. Let’s just say the oil got hot enough to do more than just cool the hardware components. Continue reading to see what happened.

Overview

As you can tell by the ancient monitors, this experiment was not conducted using the latest and greatest hardware components. After pouring a dozen bottles of vegetable oil into the aluminum food tray, the computer was switched on and appears to work. However, the oil got so hot that this geek decided to fry up some potatoes to snack on.