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by avalanche
Wed May 04, 2016 6:09 pm
Forum: Tutorials, Reviews & HOWTOs
Topic: Capacitor replacement Motherboards
Replies: 15
Views: 8458

Re: Capacitor replacement Motherboards

Haha wow my test voodoo3 is a dusty bastard. Just a tad, there was a nice NF7 on OCAU with busted cap if you wanted some more practice. LoL, no no no. :P Have all the practice I need without bringing more strays home Behold the beauty Ga-5ax Rev4.1 full recap. 330uF 7k Rubycons & that small 22u...
by avalanche
Sun May 01, 2016 12:03 am
Forum: Tutorials, Reviews & HOWTOs
Topic: Capacitor replacement Motherboards
Replies: 15
Views: 8458

Re: Capacitor replacement Motherboards

Ended up getting a cheapy hakko station Peter. Can now see why people recommend them. Was Ok with the original 0.8mm tip. But an optional 0.5mm tip was just what to doctor ordered. 18x caps in a ga-5ax was painless & turned out fantastic. That Epox slot A above did not work. Half the caps were s...
by avalanche
Fri Apr 29, 2016 7:33 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a motherboard from your collection
Replies: 47
Views: 16897

Re: Show off a motherboard from your collection

Hehe nearly bought that board a few times :P

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by avalanche
Fri Apr 29, 2016 7:58 am
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: s'il vous plaît expliquer

Thanks Krumm. Yes I have to find some enjoyment soon.

OK looks like we stagnated on the posting for 24 hours. Cop this :lol: , looks kind of hawt in 97

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by avalanche
Wed Apr 27, 2016 7:26 am
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: s'il vous plaît expliquer

x35 Hehe Krumm, you know we can swap. You can repair & detail all these machines & I'll do gaming. :P Does make me cranky sometimes, so much time & effort. But I'll not have enough time to do it all. Getting older bad eyesight. Not played a single game in 9 years now. Figure now I discov...
by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 11:05 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: Show off a CPU from your collection
Replies: 17
Views: 7491

Re: Show off a CPU from your collection

Have any big Cyrix stashed? Think best here is a 333
by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 10:43 pm
Forum: Meet Ups
Topic: Planned trip to Brisbane
Replies: 7
Views: 5488

Re: Planned trip to Brisbane

Crazy technology junky is a better description :lol:

I'm just about done with my collecting. Majority of my stuff socket 7 & up to 939 Amd's
Switching to a new phase in helping others........offload surplus crap here too.
by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 10:09 pm
Forum: Retro Builds
Topic: NAKAMICHI Club
Replies: 5
Views: 3379

Re: NAKAMICHI Club

I do like your enthusiasm, it's refreshing :D I'll have some spares soon.
Still to decide which ones I'm keen on here.

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by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 10:03 pm
Forum: Meet Ups
Topic: Planned trip to Brisbane
Replies: 7
Views: 5488

Re: Planned trip to Brisbane

Nah buddy. This is still to do. Got worried with my old Ford & a niggling mechanical issue. Bought all the kit for it now. Have to see a member in South Brissie as well, long over due. But I really want to plan these trips better. I travel one way with empty trailer, but bring a shitload home li...
by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 6:00 pm
Forum: Wanted to Buy - Retro Computing Related
Topic: WTB: 3DFX Voodoo 5500 PCI
Replies: 4
Views: 2591

Re: WTB: 3DFX Voodoo 5500 PCI

Going rate ? They just go up in price champ. jump on one & be done with it.
by avalanche
Tue Apr 26, 2016 7:26 am
Forum: Wanted to Buy - Retro Computing Related
Topic: WTB: 3DFX Voodoo 5500 PCI
Replies: 4
Views: 2591

Re: WTB: 3DFX Voodoo 5500 PCI

Unlikely someone here will part with one. Ebay US 5x days till end of auction.
Be prepared $175AU they hit easy these days
by avalanche
Mon Apr 25, 2016 9:08 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: s'il vous plaît expliquer

x37. I feel we can do better, hurry I'm looking at more pauline photo's. :twisted:
by avalanche
Mon Apr 25, 2016 9:02 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: What retro related thing have you done recently?
Replies: 45
Views: 17852

Re: What retro related thing have you done recently?

You need a Lanparty Tom. These were/are the shit. Did chat to someone long ago had x7 :shock: iirc

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by avalanche
Mon Apr 25, 2016 5:51 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

Re: s'il vous plaît expliquer

Ha ha beauty :) ..........now 38x to go
by avalanche
Mon Apr 25, 2016 7:54 am
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: s'il vous plaît expliquer
Replies: 9
Views: 4429

s'il vous plaît expliquer

Is this a forum of 1x................stuffed if I know. 40x members here. No one visits anymore?
You all wanted to branch away, have another place free from oppression & able to trade.

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by avalanche
Sun Apr 24, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Wanted to Buy - Retro Computing Related
Topic: Super Seven cheap & good model.
Replies: 4
Views: 2915

Re: Super Seven cheap & good model.

Ah yes, well......there is a catch. It's in Europe, so there is pain=cost to get it here.
Still I see plenty like this Socket A combo go uncontested for 1 EUR

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by avalanche
Sun Apr 17, 2016 10:32 pm
Forum: Wanted to Buy - Retro Computing Related
Topic: Super Seven cheap & good model.
Replies: 4
Views: 2915

Super Seven cheap & good model.

Willing to pay top $ or swap you a Mcdonald's cheese burger. :roll:
On second thought that may cost more............

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Man my shopping sometimes.. :shock: Amazeballs
by avalanche
Sun Apr 17, 2016 12:33 pm
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: What retro related thing have you done recently?
Replies: 45
Views: 17852

Re: What retro related thing have you done recently?

Yet to learn scsi myself Peter. Still better later than never. Itching to hook these up. Have that ultimate old school music duke box. NAKAMICHI MJ-5.16 http://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/NAKAMICHI-MJ-5-16si-5-CD-ROM-SCSI-50-PIN-DRIVE-/182093141402?hash=item2a6598d59a:g:etEAAMXQuTNTMZZC Board I have for this...
by avalanche
Sun Apr 17, 2016 1:22 am
Forum: Retro Computing Discussion
Topic: What retro related thing have you done recently?
Replies: 45
Views: 17852

Re: What retro related thing have you done recently?

Battleship of a case there champ. Wish mine were that good. Notice a x8 speed cd drive ?
by avalanche
Sat Apr 16, 2016 12:23 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Rocking a New 462
Replies: 2
Views: 2330

Re: Rocking a New 462

They're disappearing fast Peter. A search on Ebay may show a dozen nice ones. Cap plague has them mostly turfed But ..........be prepared for a decent sting on the better models. This one BNIB with caps being done will owe 100x clams landed. Sent Dan z man on Overclockers a purple pcb early thunderb...

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