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Originally Posted by PCSarge View Post

you thank god you have no wife to have to put up with whining
instead of having a wife to whine, you have your cards wink.gif

you go to your police station to turn yourself in, as a miner. to prevent them swatting your apartment tongue.gif

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Originally Posted by srSheepdog View Post

Because you have sat down with your 12- and 10-year-old kids and explained to them exactly how to stop the cgminer that runs while the computer isn't in use, and then start the one that doesn't use the display GPU, so that they can then play games....and then drilled into them that when they stop playing games, to stop that miner and restart the one that uses both GPU's. Yes, my kids' system is my best mining rig...
Man that is funny! I would do the same, but my children are 4 and 19 months.
post #63 of 68
neighbors in your building start wondering why your using £8 - £10 a day on your electric.
make excuse's to come knocking at your door & try poking there head in to see whats going on.

seriously my neighbors keep finding any excuse they can to knock on my door. I just had one again asking to borrow a cup of sugar. a couple of days ago it was to see if I had accepted a delivery for him.

I live right facing a petrol station aswell that's open 24/7. a bag of sugar is a £1 rolleyes.gif

I imagine because he cant even afford to pay his electric he is thinking WTH, I use more electric than him in a day than he does in a week, he is always in his emergency credit aswell. its funny this guy has lived in the top flat for nearly a year & never once bothered me before?

idk I imagine its driving him mad wondering what is going on in here! im in 24/7 to as I work from home. well I don't even work. I have a share in a business that me & someone else bought together for £8000 about 18 months ago. 2 lads do the work, he collects the payments/does paperwork, I get 40% of net profit every 2 weeks!

im not going to tell him what im doing or that its any of his business really. Isnt it funny how people are so nosey!

screw with your neighbors biggrin.gif

its funny lachen.gif
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You'll blow out your neighbours electricity from that new 290 you got.
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You'll blow out your neighbours electricity from that new 290 you got.

you know I was I actually thinking if my power draw is affecting them tbh, sometimes when I put the lights on in here they flicker for a while. they are 50w halogen downlighters.

doubt 1 290 would do anything really. but 3kw of psu's 10 gpu's & a tv/fridge/freezer/cooker etc might affect them if your main supply is distributed like mine is?

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you know I was I actually thinking if my power draw is affecting them tbh, sometimes when I put the lights on in here they flicker for a while. they are 50w halogen downlighters.

doubt 1 290 would do anything really. but 3kw of psu's 10 gpu's & a tv/fridge/freezer/cooker etc might affect them if your main supply is distributed like mine is?

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Who said you only have 1 290?
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You spend money to make money, practically biggrin.gif

On another note, i got the rig in my sig for free, and so the only thing im paying as an expense is the electric costs which is like 40TL per month, not much. so its totally worth it for me biggrin.gif
 
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post #68 of 68
Because it is a hard rule that mining profitability always slowly approaches zero. . . Any price spike comes with a difficulty spike, more miners come online, etc. This is true for physical resources too.
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