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OMG I am teh pro!!! *needed to get that off my chest!* okay so yesterday i got my motherboard in my sig rig back from RMA so immediately i want it to be running seeing as i am inpatient. but my friend has my cpu cooler so he could try and oc, so i go to his house to get it back and hes not there and he wont be back for 4 days =(

SO i made my own cpu cooler using thick copper wire, a radeon 9200se gpu cooler and nails. these pics arn't great but they will give you an idea what I'm talking about.








As you can see i underclocked from the stock 1.9ghz to 1.4ghz but even at stock in bios i was at temps of 47C.
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post #2 of 34
Lol. Thats all I can say.

Lol.

+rep for McGyver-ness.
    
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post #3 of 34
lol just lol... looks like an NB cooler heh.
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post #4 of 34
lol

A* for funnyness.
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post #5 of 34
That made my day...
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post #6 of 34
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That made my day...
Your welcome! =P
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post #7 of 34
wow...

id be even more suprised if it actually worked well.. lol
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I dont know why u wound do that but i have you rep for doing it.
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post #9 of 34
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wow...

id be even more suprised if it actually worked well.. lol
What do you mean? it doesnt work fantastic but i can boot, to bios, install vista, run vista. even at the stock speed.
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post #10 of 34
thats pretty awesome that you got your mobo back from rma and start sticking nails and copper wire into it... i guess i work to hard for money to risk trashing my gear
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