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I call shenanigans on this thread.

Over 1,600 posts on OCN and this question is being asked? Even if you have no interest in OC'ing, one would think that it would be difficult to avoid exposure to threads that would have undoubtedly answered this question on Overclock.net.

I smell a troll...apologies if you're not trolling, c'mon...
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Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by jcde7ago View Post
I call shenanigans on this thread.

Over 1,600 posts on OCN and this question is being asked? Even if you have no interest in OC'ing, one would think that it would be difficult to avoid exposure to threads that would have undoubtedly answered this question on Overclock.net.

I smell a troll...apologies if you're not trolling, c'mon...
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post #23 of 25
At least the video was funny, LMAO
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post #24 of 25
lol, funy stuff. In the video's with CPU's exploding I have heard they use gunpowder, like in the russian p4 video.
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post #25 of 25
Quote:
Originally Posted by sLowEnd View Post
It's physically impossible for the chip to explode in that fashion.

At worst it'll burn and smell bad.
everything is possible, if capacitor bank of few hundred µFarads charged to 400 Volts (or more) discharged through cpu..

well, expect LOUD bang, molten/weld pins and maybe blown away heatspreader...
science is fun, sometimes.
    
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