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by avalanche
Mon May 16, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade - Retro Computing Related
Topic: IBM Aptvia
Replies: 2
Views: 2204

Re: IBM Aptvia

Hehe yes I know " just an IBM " but it's that almost complete combo. See original in that link
All the ones on ebay are rubbish ie. $200 for a tower, not working not complete " insert happy :twisted: right here " with this one!
by avalanche
Mon May 16, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Thunderbirds are go ..........Oh wait you said thoroughbred :P
BBL & add a pic. May have another secret mission on 8-)
by avalanche
Mon May 16, 2016 9:38 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Retro pricing
Replies: 14
Views: 6940

Re: Retro pricing

Offered many a time to combine with other members in that " other forum " " insert tired & over it here " So the few that wanted help, just got all the parts they needed/wanted But once they got a taste of that DHL express freight.........that was it, gone :P It hurts big tim...
by avalanche
Sun May 15, 2016 6:37 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade - Retro Computing Related
Topic: IBM Aptvia
Replies: 2
Views: 2204

IBM Aptvia

$250 for this :?: Offers or opinion welcome :D Done some work on this today. Out with x2 Teako caps / in with Panasonic 7k hour 3900uF New Gelid extreme thermal paste. Now the bad. Hdd is noisy. Rubber feet need doing on bottom of case. 12V rail of psu is a little low 11.75V but close to spec NO mou...
by avalanche
Sun May 15, 2016 2:08 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Wowie 8-) Now your speaking my language. But once again slammed with RaRE big banger Dfi :lol:

Hey see my sale in here.
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by avalanche
Sun May 15, 2016 1:53 pm
Forum: For Sale or Trade - Retro Computing Related
Topic: Voodoo 3500 Nakamichi slotA Super 7 combo's
Replies: 9
Views: 6031

Voodoo 3500 Nakamichi slotA Super 7 combo's

As I have been collecting for so long, I'll let go some of my best loved parts. To benefit you members that struggle to find stuff like this. This sale is x2 boards x2 gpu's x2 scsi drives 1. Voodoo 3500 $50 pp 2. Nakamichi $70 pp 3. Board either a Gigabyte ga-5ax Rev 4.1 Super Seven or Epox ep-7kx...
by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 10:07 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Retro pricing
Replies: 14
Views: 6940

Re: Retro pricing

Thankyou my man :D I am seriously perplexed by that ebay price. Many like that too..........so you sift through all those shit parts & hopefully find the one you want. It's a minefield. I've hunted like a wolverine like 10 years now. Can I let them go in OCAU :lol: tried :D tried again :lol: Any...
by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 9:22 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

You can't handle that. Even I dare go there :mrgreen:

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by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Keepin that seal tight atm.
You'll just have to deal with this & others near me :ugeek:

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by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 3:56 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Hehe keep it up & I'll have to bust into my 67000 pound payload :lol:

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BBL have to keep going while daylight
by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 1:55 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Get your bloody boards off the carpet too. :P
by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 1:51 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Hehe I have that exact board. $56US iirc & damn nice seller deserved that money. Nice spotting on the GSC 8-) Yes them 2200uF will get the flick. Lucky not all that many caps to do here. Notice small 220uF, far out another type to buy. But the transistors are all squeaky clean :D Not a scorched ...
by avalanche
Sat May 14, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Retro pricing
Replies: 14
Views: 6940

Retro pricing

Some of you guys know me & know how hard I've worked on securing these great parts all over the world. Said it for years & years, jump on the Super Seven parts as prices will go through the roof :cry: Mention on OCAU " just how hard it is " too put together a nice retro beast, has ...
by avalanche
Fri May 13, 2016 1:39 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Ha flip this smick DFI AK70..........ahoy x4 little Sanyo caps " need one of those " ;)

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by avalanche
Thu May 12, 2016 3:22 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 17837

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Haha imitation Soyo Dragon Ultra is no match for this beasty. :shock: Next.................

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by avalanche
Wed May 11, 2016 7:32 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4635

Re: s'il vous plaît expliquer

We'll Spearchucka........only you & me online " noone posting.
BRB......looking for more hottie pics
by avalanche
Fri May 06, 2016 10:25 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: So what is an amazing beautiful not too old machine
Replies: 3
Views: 2277

Re: So what is an amazing beautiful not too old machine

Well yes both answers are in the ball park of this idea :twisted: Feast your eyes on the Red Black Xaser6. Now a 2 year search " apart from ebay NEW $429 alloy " only come up with the steel version. It will have to do. A 25kg behemoth. https://www.google.com.au/search?q=thermaltake+xaser+6...
by avalanche
Thu May 05, 2016 7:27 pm
Forum: Tutorials, Reviews & HOWTOs
Topic: Capacitor replacement Motherboards
Replies: 15
Views: 9428

Re: Capacitor replacement Motherboards

I fought it a long time. Just used cheap & nasty soldering irons. But I could always solder well. The difference? A quality soldering iron is amateur to master. :oops: If Atari Joe comes along, told long ago. It really is that dramatic a difference. Come here middle NSW & solder my boards. T...
by avalanche
Thu May 05, 2016 7:09 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: So what is an amazing beautiful not too old machine
Replies: 3
Views: 2277

So what is an amazing beautiful not too old machine

Haha gotcha with that title :lol: I guess my second love is 939, dual core & 64 bit computing. Tad expensive now, but leaning that way. I've been asked to put together a beast of a thing. So open to idea's........but it's more about looks than raw power. :shock: That total pRon computer that sho...
by avalanche
Wed May 04, 2016 11:08 pm
Forum: Tutorials, Reviews & HOWTOs
Topic: Capacitor replacement Motherboards
Replies: 15
Views: 9428

Re: Capacitor replacement Motherboards

Thanks champ.
Think my gonads hit an all time low tonight, taking on this next board. :o
It needs no introduction. Very nervous to see it start.

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