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i got a nice new 19" flat screen for christmas and now i can run higher resolutions. so i thinkin of gettin a second 7600GT XXX and run sli. i know that you need a pencil mod to get the mobo to run in sli. what i would like to know is how difficult is it to do?
post #2 of 10
Doesn't this depend on how old the mobo is?

I think DFI stopped you from being able to do this after a certain point in time, that's why I bought the SLi-D
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I think its just a matter of pulling off the chipset fan and heatsink. The point to connect is under that. But it would be a good oppurtunity to apply some AS5!
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there isnt a need for SLi, seriously. The money you use to buy a second of the same card will cost more than something better. example, 2x 7600GT's in SLi is easily outperformed by a 7900GT.
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i've not got alot of money to spend. otherwise i would be buying Corsair TwinX Pro 2Gb 550Mhz. seems simple enough. thanks
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Originally Posted by Torched-Geek View Post
Doesn't this depend on how old the mobo is?

I think DFI stopped you from being able to do this after a certain point in time, that's why I bought the SLi-D
Nope, the newer ones were just coated in epoxy, so all you have to do, is to take a scalpel or so and scrape it off.
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That link I posted has pics and a how to
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That link I posted has pics and a how to
I know, there's just some guys that doesn't know how to check remote links
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I know, there's just some guys that doesn't know how to check remote links
Lol....well I'm not gonna beat a dead horse about that ....uhmmm.... link I posted up there

BTW nice NEW avy..lol
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