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If you locate a resistor that appears to connected to the fet.. measure the original resistance value.. then pencil down a small amount and boot to check for change.

ie:

oem R = 1.38ohms
pencil R = 1.28-1.35ohms

..You should be able to see some change within the first few ohms of the original value..

*you can pencil while running.. just be careful when measuring at the fet again for voltage.. best to unplug HDD and externals and just sit in BIOS or at DOS screen when doing the above "live"
Will do. Last time...lol last time. Put it this way. Ever seen a Chip pop?
    
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worse.. I have turned mosfets to lightning bolts ..launched capacitors clear off the PCB..and started inductor coils on fire
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worse.. I have turned mosfets to lightning bolts ..launched capacitors clear off the PCB..and started inductor coils on fire
So im guessing you've seen some awesome stuff as well!
    
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worse.. I have turned mosfets to lightning bolts ..launched capacitors clear off the PCB..and started inductor coils on fire
I did that to some caps once. Put them on the back of some fets instead of the backs of other caps. They where just pads and not legs. There was a snap crack and then POP as 3 caps flew from the board. Board survived.

Then there's the time I shorted a fet with a DMM probe...Talk about a bright light. Turns a fet into a plasma bulb.
    
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I did that to some caps once. Put them on the back of some fets instead of the backs of other caps. They where just pads and not legs. There was a snap crack and then POP as 3 caps flew from the board. Board survived.

Then there's the time I shorted a fet with a DMM probe...Talk about a bright light. Turns a fet into a plasma bulb.
This was on a GPU im guessing?
    
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The flying caps came off a 8800GTS.

The supernova fet was from a 9600GT. I bridged the middle pin on the fet.
    
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Small issue, with no idea how to overcome this. The only resistance between the fet and ground is a Cap. What do?
    
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so Q- can you adjust FSBv in BIOS at all?
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so Q- can you adjust FSBv in BIOS at all?
Yes. Up to +.3v and -.15v...
    
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