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The physical failure thread

Discussion in 'General Hardware' started by Frick, Dec 29, 2012.

  1. cadaveca

    cadaveca My name is Dave

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    never seen caps like that, nice pic! ;)
     
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    I've had this drive here for a while and it randomly quit working one day. Pulled it open to find...

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    not 1 or 2 but 3 of my ram down at the same time :banghead: :banghead:
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  4. de.das.dude

    de.das.dude Pro Indian Modder

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    micropage, is it the new Elite ram you bought??
     
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    not, this one has been run for about 3 years and i dunno why suddenly 3 of them is down
    yea i bought the same version again since i could find no vengeance and ripjaws locally
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  6. de.das.dude

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    i had to buy both online as local shops dont have stock of the motherboard, and no one has dual channel memory kits!
     
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    I snapped one of the standoffs of my old 8800GT's cooler (Zalman VF830) :

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    Its okay though, I baked/revived the 8800GT 3 times :rockout:, almost out of breath and badly burned PCB.
     
  8. de.das.dude

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    My 60" Sony looks like it was shot with a blue shotgun...

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    Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop

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    He is touchy. :laugh:
     
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    Mussels Moderprator Staff Member

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    i got a photo of a nice video card that belongs in this thread
     
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    asrock has a fail. the 990FX extreme 4 has this place with the steel plate where the fan is supposed to go. its supposed to be detachable by screws, well, it was actually pretty properly sticky taped in!
     
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    bonus image: housemate dropped his phone

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    goddamnit, my last SDHC card reader

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    my USB 3.0 hub died :(


    makes a good 4 port wall charger w/ extension lead. using it to charge ipad + iphone at the same time, which most chargers cant handle.
     
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    Is it just me or Mussels having bad luck one after another...
     
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    My brother's 4890... may it rest in peace now.

    I have no clue how that vram heatsink just dropped. Nor how he managed to get everything so filthy - I only assembled that pc like 2 months or so ago. :(

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    And a great wiring job you did. :laugh:
     

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