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Originally Posted by RockeyDA View Post


how? i have tried and failed on that many times. even failed to read bios of my gpu.
GPUs can over-clock. But not advised. Some require custom bios.
Much like desktop GPUs it's both power and thermal limited.
Some laptops also don't have the power bricks that can keep up.
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This is my ultra ghetto Pentium II PC. The amazing specs (Click to show)
- ABit BH-6 motherboard
- Intel Pentium 2 350MHz
- 3x 128 Mb 133MHz DDR RAM. One of the stick only has half the capacity, totalling 320 Mb RAM
- ATI Rage 128 AGP GPU
- Sound Blaster Vibra 128 sound card
- 3Com something 10/100MBit ethernet card
- 20 Gb IDE HDD
- DVD- and CD-drive
- Floppy drive

Yes, that is an ATX motherboard in a mATX case. There is a piece of paper behind the motherboard preventing shorting. The PSU is held on with friction. The HDD is sitting on top of the DVD-drive.


The original CPU fan died, so I ziptied a 60mm fan on it.


The original CMOS battery died and I did not have the right size battery, so I used a coin to make it the right size..


Front view.
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Damn I'm building a retro rig eventually. I still have my dads pentium 1 from his PC when I was a kid. Do you use it for old school games and all that stuff?
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I actually don't know what to do with it.. biggrin.gif Mostly old school gaming, I guess. Though I am installing Arch Linux to it right now
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Damn I'm building a retro rig eventually. I still have my dads pentium 1 from his PC when I was a kid. Do you use it for old school games and all that stuff?
Yeah, mostly old school gaming. Some newer DOS games and Win9x games.
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This is my ultra ghetto Pentium II PC. The amazing specs (Click to show)
- ABit BH-6 motherboard
- Intel Pentium 2 350MHz
- 3x 128 Mb 133MHz DDR RAM. One of the stick only has half the capacity, totalling 320 Mb RAM
- ATI Rage 128 AGP GPU
- Sound Blaster Vibra 128 sound card
- 3Com something 10/100MBit ethernet card
- 20 Gb IDE HDD
- DVD- and CD-drive
- Floppy drive

Yes, that is an ATX motherboard in a mATX case. There is a piece of paper behind the motherboard preventing shorting. The PSU is held on with friction. The HDD is sitting on top of the DVD-drive.
LL

The original CPU fan died, so I ziptied a 60mm fan on it.
LL

The original CMOS battery died and I did not have the right size battery, so I used a coin to make it the right size..
LL

Front view.
LL
Looks good.

I love the battery because you can get a pack of 4-5 cr2032's for 1-2 dollars tongue.gif

I had a cr2016 in a computer for a while and it worked without a spacer.
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post #6666 of 7257
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how? i have tried and failed on that many times. even failed to read bios of my gpu.
older laptops dont usually have the capability but newer ones do...the elitebook i spoke of didnt allow overclock in the bios but software worked fine...that laptop was a 2006 model...
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post #6667 of 7257
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Originally Posted by Skye12977 View Post

GPUs can over-clock. But not advised. Some require custom bios.
Much like desktop GPUs it's both power and thermal limited.
Some laptops also don't have the power bricks that can keep up.
well i have never go to thermal limits, i thing my gpu clock is around 200mhz and because it was made in 2002 its the only power state. i have tried modding bios but the card is to different from its desktop counterpart for me to even read it. also the 5200 go only has 32mb vs the desktop having 128.
also i have a 90 watt charger i never use, the 60 watt works fine and has a jack for plugging in the cigarette lighter of a car. i dont see that thing needing higher than 60 watt because my batteries still charge decently fast and there 9 cells.
Edited by RockeyDA - 6/28/16 at 2:51am
    
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game controller I use on arcade game PCBs , uses micro switches : P

    
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When regular water cooling isn't good enough anymore, it's time to bring out the really big gun's. biggrin.gif

My Sub-zero A/C water chiller...








Need to get some 50/50 antifreeze pre-mix and give this monstrosity a test run. thumb.gif
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game controller I use on arcade game PCBs , uses micro switches : P


That looks really interesting! Do you build arcade games? I always wanted to as I can solder but I never really found any kits to put together. I've soldered together many other kits (amplifiers, robotics kits, led chasers etc) before though so I'm up to the challenge if you know where I can get one! thumb.gif
Edited by Powerg4 - 6/29/16 at 5:31pm
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