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$550 plus labor just to get a fan to spin down? As hot as macs get, you think you'd want it at 100%.

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post #32 of 863
Thread Starter 
Macs do get hot, but they run just fine there bud.
 
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Hey Xeb, would you by chance know why Apple uses so much low quality thermal paste on their products? lol
     
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You, Sir Lord Xeb, are an exceptional writer! This thread made my morning much more joyous. Apologies for feeding off your rage and frustrations with LCD's and corrupted mails smile.gif /Subbed
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kabj06 View Post

As someone who also deals with Macs I love this thread. The ones I work on though are usually 90s/early 2000s Macs.
What purpose could anyone have with computers that old? Multicoloured oversized paperweights?
Unless its some sort of charity or something along those lines.

This is both entertaining and demoralizing at the same time.

Mac owners are as weird as Volkswagen owners. Just off in their own little world.
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Xeb, ygpm.

Sent from a candy bar.
     
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Subadubdubd! biggrin.gif
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Awesome read Xeb, tech will be tech biggrin.gif Sub'd.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DaFirnz View Post

What purpose could anyone have with computers that old? Multicoloured oversized paperweights?
Unless its some sort of charity or something along those lines.
This is both entertaining and demoralizing at the same time.
Mac owners are as weird as Volkswagen owners. Just off in their own little world.

Small private elementary school with a tiny budget.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by kabj06 View Post

Small private elementary school with a tiny budget.

Only way to relive the Oregan Trail experience, how it was meant to be played. tongue.gif
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