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    My comp fried :cry: remember the one I showed in one of these threads, ThermalTake Tsunami case. Well yeah I need a new mobo, cpu, and graphics card(finally have a excuse to get a new one :p :toast: ) and now I am switching over to AMD. Yes, AMD! Finally.:pimp: :rockout:
    Will keep updated thread ^_^
     
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    What CPU should I get? Which Opertron is the really good OC'ing one? OMG I sound like a noob
     
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    how'd you fry them?
     
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    yeah, that's a lot of components to take out at once.
     
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    Well the mobo got fried... I don't want Intel anymore so I need a new CPU and my grphics card hhas shit falling offc, now for how I fried my board.
    Ok, I put it in a dishwasher to cleanout the socket, it would have been fine if I didn't forget to take out the CMOS battery and discharge the capacitors
     
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    lol

    here are some base builds to work off of if you want.

    My Base Builds

    This was before they had opterons for 939. I have a feeling with your knowledge youd rather do DFI. Just a few setups for you to look at. Not to mention i could use your point of view on the builds :D .
     
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    Dude, find a wholesaler you can buy from. NewEgg is alot more expensive than a good wholesaler.
     
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    Well i dont know of any good wholesale computer places around where i live. Also do wholesale places give the same kind of warranties and stuff as newegg?
     
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    They use the manufacturer warrenty
     
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    Return policies is more what i mean.
     
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    like...?????
    30-day return policies idk
     
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    lol bikr i know right when you imed that you were going to wash your mobo in the dishwasher something was going to go wrong... lol thats to bad im sry to hear about the huge loss...
     
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    wash your motherboard in the dishwasher? :roll: :roll: :roll: you NUT did you honestly expect that to work?
     
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    woah wait i havent been able to cach sarcasm so i really have to ask....did u really put your mobo in the dish washer?
     
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    ya he did...
     
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    I'm sorry, but that's just beond stupidity...:shadedshu
     
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    with the exception of ATIsilencer5...zipzoomandfly sells that for $7 less.
     
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    Actually I get really good good prices from a friend. Anyways the mobo would have been fine if I discharged all the capacitors and didn't forget to take out the CMOS battery... it still powers up but it doesnt boot so I'm going to soldier a new BIOS chip omn it and see if that does anything
     
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    heh I just ripped the core off my pent4 by accident... oh well I guess I'm not going to have to solder that chip anymore :p AMD HERE I COME!
     
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