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I put ice cubes on my 7300 lol, thankfully nothing happened to the card. The temp dropped till around 10 while running aquamark


Craziest thing I've done was build a rig on carpet with no static band...first build lol.
    
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post #62 of 197
Put SD Ram into a ddr ram slot, fried the motherboard.
Use a seagate hard drive 7200.12 1tb as a means of storage in my NAS.
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washed to X58 motherboards in the sink!

both worked afterwords as well
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post #64 of 197
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accidentally drilled into the mobo, still works fine, oc'ed and everything
Wait. what?

Drilled THRU the mobo?
post #65 of 197
Not on purpose, but I was screwing my mobo in (it's a b**** to get in, idk if it's my mobo or my case but it's MUCH harder than in any of the other 3ish builds I've done, so I have to push the mobo against the case with one hand and screw with the other), my hand slipped and I gashed my mobo with the screwdriver o.O. I also couldn't get my stock cooler on properly (it was broken), but I was fed up and booted my computer anyway. My CPU was over 80 C in BIOS. I managed to boot into windows, but before I could load a program to check my temps my computer shut down, so I assume I crossed 100C.
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post #66 of 197
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Originally Posted by Lumpiia View Post


Craziest thing I've done was build a rig on carpet with no static band...first build lol.
i did that too.

no problems
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post #67 of 197
my previous water cooling builds had leaks, some really really really bad. blowdryer and waiting a day solves this. nightmares

<<static>> i dont have a static band. i install the psu into the case then plug in the psu and the case is grounded. i do sweat and swear every time my cats walk by me.
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wet hair dripped onto someone on the psu
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post #69 of 197
I've did a variety of things...

-Dremeled and welded a side panel on a mini-tower dell(Dimension C521) to accomodate a full ATX PSU

-My finger "fell" in a running 4000rpm+ San Ace fan, it tore my pinky nail in half. That was actually 3 weeks ago and it's still bruised.

-Threw the CPU from the above mentioned dell at a kid at a paintball match.

-Tried using ram from the Dell^^ as throwing stars/knives, broke a window...

-And just the other day, I unplugged and replugged all the fans in my friends system, with molexes, while it was still running....WHILE PLAYING KINECT!!!!
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