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post #1 of 9
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So... my dad got a new hard drive.... hella deal. 400GB for $50 at microcenter.
Installed XP on it..... first boot..... it froze.... i started smelling that fateful burning smell i smelt when i burned up my x1600, i smelled the video card i gave him, the prime suspect. sapphire x1800gto... but nope.....
then the hard drive caught on fire.
not even joking.
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post #2 of 9
Not so great of a deal then eh? :/
'bout time.
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post #3 of 9
Did you at least roast marshmallows?
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post #4 of 9
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lol. took it back. they go "oh. its not supposed to do that"
.....orly?
lol
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post #5 of 9
The newest innovation at Microcenter. The exploding HDD! Prank your friends, or if you just want to get back at them for having a better computer than you, give this to them as a gift. It'll impress them. Until the trick sets in. Taking their hardware with it. Have a better computer than you dare they?

Itd totally work too.
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post #6 of 9
Oh my god, and no pictures??
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post #7 of 9
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ill post..... just a lil bit of a chip was burned... gimme time to post a pic
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post #8 of 9
Wow thats crazy. I dont think I've ever herd of a HD catching fire.
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post #9 of 9
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keep in mind.. a few were like that.....
it wasnt even a day old
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