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11x200 stock 2.2GHz. It ran orthos stable at 11x250 2.75ghz with a zalman 9700.

P.E.T.O. and E.O.C.N. (End Opteron Cruelty Now) has been hounding me for a couple weeks now.

Originally, Opty was to find a new home in a HTPC, but the truth is, he wants to be so much more than a mundane HTPC Cpu. "Give Me OC'ing, or Give Me Nothing at all!" Opty shouted. Opty wants to be Alive, free to multi-task, edit video, photoshop, and Game! Opty was always free at heart, and loved to game for hours on end.

Opty wants to be wanted. Can one chip make a difference?

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This is and I have subscribed to this to keep up with the story of Opty!!! I would take him if I could because he would have a little brother to play with!!
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Thats funny

I'm staying tuned! (subscribedededed)
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So what's up? Opty is sitting quietly () on my desk, as I've been following leads as to where he may best find a new OC'ing home.

One of my work friends was going to use Opty to replace his 3500 in an old store-bought pc that is suffering some signs of aging and show the results here... We initially thought we could breath life back into it. He doesn't have the windows cd that came with it, the bios is locked, and the whole thing is in very bad shape. After a long serious look, we agreed he needed a new pc. He's on his 360 more than anything else anyway.

So since the intended adopter isn't going to give Opty the home he deserves, we are now looking elsewhere.

My Asus 939 mobo is now part of a build for a friend, who's rocking my old 4800+. It's his first X2, and a big step up from his family's P4.

So, I'm mobo-less, and while Opty couldn't save my friend's PC, I think Opty could make someone here happy. It's almost hard to find people here who are primarily rocking the 939 single core who would be interested.

I've almost no need for a back-up rig right now, and subsequently this pretty decent chip is sitting with the un-used box cooler on my desk beside me. Watching. Waiting For the Right Moment. To Kick Some serious 939 Ace

So the Quest must continue for me and Opty, to find an 'er who can give him some volts and push his limits.

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heh, I like what you did there

keep up the good writing

edit: woohoo first post after update
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You know. I truly do like people like you.
people who can appreiciate my keeping around my cyrix and pentium 200w MXX tech, and not call it junk! :[

I love technology- and not just the new ones ^_^. - thinking of making a few machines with the retro parts I have around me - and get them all folding for OCN ^_^ (when I get internet access)

Btw - can F@H run on 98?

Anywho

I'd love that chip man! - this winchester 2.0ghz is fine but - I think I need a lil more juice.
And that thing is dual core! *drewl* - I can promise it a well appreciated home - that much I can.
And I'll try for 2.8
But - I dont clock my chips any further when they're in the 50 range


I'd be forever endebted! I'd make you a monument! :| *and name the chip after you!*
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Btw - can F@H run on 98?
http://folding.stanford.edu/English/Download

There is an older version that runs on Windows 98. You can find it on the list as:

"Windows: Older clients for backward compatibility
Windows 98/ME/2000 Graphical client (not recommended for Windows 2000, XP, or Vista) "
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Look at my reps, this is a brilliant thread if I ever seen one. :-)
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I've found out my Opty has been hiding a secret from me!

He's not from around here he's from Cybertron
    
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Damn , well I feel bad for your opty @!!
I am the owner of a 939 gigabyte board, and some serious twinx 3200C2 UTT-bh-5
I have been looking for a suitible replacement for my 3500+ and would give your
chip a hell of a chance to shine.

If you feel like selling it , or trading pst!
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