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  1. j.col70

    I made a bong cooler today

    well done mate, look good
  2. j.col70

    [WTB][EU] Fan for HD 5850 or 3rd party cooler

    hi. i have a reference Sapphire HD 5850 and i need a replacement fan, as the noise is driving me mad. anyone got a spare reference fan or anything else that will fit? a fan from a hd5870 and hd4870 will also fit. or a broken HD5850 so i can cannablise the fan? also it seems a Arctic...
  3. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    evening all talking about TIM, i like using MX-4, nice and easy to spread, but i recently got a free tube if IC-Diamond 24 and imo its slightly better, but not worth the price. regarding fags, i gave up in November, 30 a day habit or £10 a day:eek: the price to smoke (or have a pint) is...
  4. j.col70

    Can I install extra VRM heat sinks?

    if you have the vrams covered already with heat sinks, then the leftover ones, just leave them in the box, i would not stick them on something they are not designed for
  5. j.col70

    Whats the best overclocking utility for Windows?

    msi afterburner and/or amd gpu clock tool
  6. j.col70

    Programs used to test stability

    or you can try Intel Burn test but you need to run it properly before running, open task manager and see the amount of free ram. for example i have 2550mb free ram so in IBT i enter a custom amount of 2500. (just below the free amount) then i change the threads from auto to 4 (quad...
  7. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    lol, i sounded like my father, :eek:
  8. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    nice one :) just be carefull she does not become a mother again :p
  9. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    it must be catching, my mrs. is the same :p i ended up being dragged out to a restaurant :( why would anyone want to go to a packed restaurant on mothers day, it was heaving and the service was crap. rant over i did enjoy the pub we went to after though ;) got a banging headache now
  10. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    Hi Scaminatrix, you could always have a little word in thier shell like ;)
  11. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    that is tough, go to their parents and demand compensation. evening all edit. hi razeron, i bought that Q6600 off you a few months back, its still going strong, have it at 3.3ghz, well happy :-)
  12. j.col70

    Help for a fellow gamer

    the petition is now at 38892 signatures. would reallt like it to reach 50000. here is an interview with gareth http://www.pcgamer.com/2011/02/11/interview-dead-space-2-disability-campaigner-gareth-garratt/
  13. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    too right DrPepper if she doesnt ask then its her problem, ;) i am showing my age here, but the driving test is way harder these days then when i had to take mine. so well done NdMk2o1o for passing :toast:
  14. j.col70

    Command rate?

    i am actually looking at this problem from the opposite side. i have 2 x 2gb geil blackdragons pc2-6400 5-5-5-18 but the CR is 1T. the mobo done this automatically. but why? ignore the geek benchmark result, the cpu-z memory timings and memset timings show the CR at 1T
  15. j.col70

    Help for a fellow gamer

    thanks guys. the petition is now at 36206 signatures. :toast:
  16. j.col70

    Help for a fellow gamer

    another video, but i still cant get it to show the video in this post :confused: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TVwGFkrxtPE&feature=player_embedded also there is some movement now "Originally Posted by VisceralGames View Post Hi Gareth, I'm a developer from Visceral Games Australia, the...
  17. j.col70

    Help for a fellow gamer

    Hi guys. i wonder if any of you would mind signing an online petition calling on developers to enable button remapping after a disabled gamer complained about not being able to play Dead Space 2. His name is Gareth and he has suffered from cerebal palsy from birth, so therefore cannot use...
  18. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    there is nothing else on tv. i am just curious, especially how they work the rules out :p
  19. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    is anyone watching the superbowl? i am but dont really understand the rules :confused:
  20. j.col70

    The NZXT Case Clubhouse

    hi t77snapshot if you look, it was an m-atx board, so the fan is below it. the pci slot covers are a wire mesh type. i just got a couple of small wood screws and screwed through the mesh into the fan casing. it sounds dodgy, but it was easy to do, since then though i got a dfi board that is...
  21. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    sorry mate, i didn't realise i was butting in. :o lol, i know my limitations
  22. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    there are so many idiots about, who as soon as you mention overclocking, they look at you with the silly face and say "Oh no, that can kill my pc" and even when you try and explain it is safe to do, they are still not interested in listening, but these are the type of people who go to pc world...
  23. j.col70

    The TPU UK Clubhouse

    i dont touch shorts, until i am fairly drunk, and then its either Jameson, Bushmills or Sambuca. also thanks for the tip, on the upgrade, i know my old Q6600 would bottleneck a good card, but i am thinking of either jusy getting a better monitor and gpu or going for a different setup, like a i7...
  24. j.col70

    The NZXT Case Clubhouse

    hi guys, i have a NZXT Hades, have no pics yet, but will stick some up soon. so join me up. nice case, but i have a couple of little gripes. with the side fan on, the HSF clearance is only about 130mm. i needed cpu cooling more than case cooling, so i removed the side fan, and stuck a Tuniq...
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