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Put my fingers in fan. Last time was my GTX 470 running at 100%...Never ever again.

I was bleeding and it hurted so bad for like 3 days.
**** i know, its so bad.
post #82 of 197
I cooled down my cpu with a vacuum cleaner, it actually worked, i seriously got 10c drops, you just hold it at the place where the heat is/radiator, its amazingly efficient.
post #83 of 197
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Originally Posted by geort45 View Post
Bahahaha, unfortunate they didn't update it to the newer versions of Windows
post #84 of 197
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Minutes after I completed the build on my sig rig and placed it by the desk my daughter finished off a bowl of cereal. I didn't want her to spill the milk trying to put it up so I grabbed the bowl and went to check on my windows install. I spilled the milk all over the front of the machine, shut it off, cleaned up all the milk and made sure nothing was wet, then had to reinstall windows.
I get very nervous when my girl sets any kind of drink on my pc desk.
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post #85 of 197
i plugged in my second 470s power plugs while the computer was running,bam goes the card!
i somehow managed to blow a fan header by plugging it in the wrong way round.
i ran a s754 athlon 64 3700 with no tim and that lasted all of a second them smelled bad,real bad.
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post #86 of 197
Bought a macbookpro back in 2007. Wasn't worth more then 600 if I built it myself.
post #87 of 197
Went with socket 754 instead of 939 for my first build because the motherboard i wanted came with 4 IDE ports.

Haven't met any other 6th graders that built their own computer though, so at least i got it together.
    
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post #88 of 197
When I was 11 I had an old P4 machine with an Nvidia MX GPU with like 64mb of vram. I wanted to take it apart and rebuild it and decided to this on the carpet, fried the mobo and the HDD.

Four or five years back I plugged in a fan while my computer (X2 4400, 7800 GTX) was running and fried the motherboard.
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post #89 of 197
Clocked my 965BE to 4.6GHZ on a 4+1 powerphase mobo without burning the mosfets.
post #90 of 197
Hm... I've taken apart and built all my rigs on carpet. Never a single problem.

Left my H50 pump unplugged on my Q6700, quickly got up to 80 but I shut it down in time since I was in the BIOS checking out stuff.

Trying to get some push pins out (GRR) I ran a screw driver down the back of my 680i motherboard taking out a few transistors. Never tried it again. :U

Dropped a screw into my power supply... Luckily it wasn't running and I got it out before I started it up again.
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