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post #1 of 33
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123C for 2 min and it keeps on chuggin.

I overclocked then obstructed my fan from moving and managed to get my 8500gt to 123C and kept it there for almost 2 min. (then i burned my finger and turned it down)

Why wont it just die????

I hate the card. How can i make it die quick without any visable tampering?

(this isnt for rma)
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post #2 of 33
because it wuvs you..
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post #3 of 33
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Originally Posted by matman40 View Post
123C for 2 min and it keeps on chuggin.

I overclocked then obstructed my fan from moving and managed to get my 8500gt to 123C and kept it there for almost 2 min. (then i burned my finger and turned it down)

Why wont it just die????

I hate the card. How can i make it die quick without any visable tampering?

(this isnt for rma)
Why the heck are you wanting to kill a perfectly good card?


Sure its not for RMA.......

It wont just die. It will shut itself off before it ever happens.
post #4 of 33
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Becuase it sucks, and if this one breaks ill be able to get a brand new one.

grrr. ill make it die eventually.
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post #5 of 33
Try lighting some matches under it, otherwise send it to me
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post #6 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by matman40 View Post
123C for 2 min and it keeps on chuggin.

I overclocked then obstructed my fan from moving and managed to get my 8500gt to 123C and kept it there for almost 2 min. (then i burned my finger and turned it down)

Why wont it just die????

I hate the card. How can i make it die quick without any visable tampering?

(this isnt for rma)
Why would you care about visual tampering if it ISN'T FOR RMA?
 
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post #7 of 33
Put it in the microwave for a few seconds. It will fry the vRAM.
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post #8 of 33
all you have to do man is change the switch on the back of your power supply from 115 to 230, and your comp won't startup, and you can tell your parents that using you "computer expertise" you have deduced that its a Video problem

That way you can sell the 8500 to one of your friends, and still get a new card
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post #9 of 33
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Becuase If it looks like ive smashed it my mom will be like NO NEW CARD.
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post #10 of 33
Just say you "lost" it, and give it away, perfectly good for some budget build somewhere I'm sure.
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