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by Kalel83
Sat May 06, 2006 7:26 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: AS5 - AMD 64 X2 - asus a8v - njnja plus
Replies: 6
Views: 2305

set ddr from 2.6, to 2.7, to 2.8. crashed all three times. it crashes when there is alot of visual stuff, like in hl2 when she is being teleported to her father, if i look at the power socket flying off the wall, it crashes. .. set ddr memory speeds from 200, to 266, to 333, to 400 and crashes all t...
by Kalel83
Sat May 06, 2006 3:34 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: AS5 - AMD 64 X2 - asus a8v - njnja plus
Replies: 6
Views: 2305

AS5 - AMD 64 X2 - asus a8v - njnja plus

i'm having question about how much thermal paste to apply on, on the artic silver page it says place small ammount in center and let the pressure of the heatsink spread it around, yet the manual for the amd cpu says spread it over the whole surface. HOW much thermal paste between the 3800+ xp and th...
by Kalel83
Sat Jul 16, 2005 6:02 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: inverted motherboard - any cons?
Replies: 19
Views: 6692

if you are going to build it out of wood, you are going to have to purchase the heaviest (and most expensive) you can. also you could add tar paper or some other type of weight. Wood resonates from the vibrations of the harddrives,fans so forth. suspension on bungie cords-rubberbands or something wo...
by Kalel83
Sun Jun 19, 2005 11:50 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: tube "heat rises" computer
Replies: 2
Views: 1217

tube "heat rises" computer

i undertook a mission to attempt placing a computer, in a tube. theory: heat rises- if i use this natural fact to my advantage-perhaps i can obtain a method of silence and reduced fan speed. keep in mind when reading, that i did get it to work perfectly, with everything connected, but abonded it due...
by Kalel83
Mon Nov 08, 2004 4:34 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Best setup for sapphire 9800ult
Replies: 2
Views: 1310

i swapped at last minute for the une without the heatsink becuase of possible modding to a firegl, but here you are, this is how you can mode

Radeon 9800 Pro To Radeon 9800XT Mod Guide Rev. 5.1!
http://www.rojakpot.com/default.aspx?lo ... 92&var2=16

http://forums.rojakpot.com/
by Kalel83
Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:59 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Best setup for sapphire 9800ult
Replies: 2
Views: 1310

Best setup for sapphire 9800ult

I just bought SAPPHIRE ATI RADEON 9800PRO Video Card which i am going to mod to a xt as soon as i get. Question: How should i mount my 120mm fan over the card, with what. basically i want sugesstions, i am building a case right now from scrap, so right now i have an open air case, and this heatsink ...
by Kalel83
Mon Nov 08, 2004 3:54 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Fastest config for Partition tables on 160gb hd
Replies: 13
Views: 3321

Fastest config for Partition tables on 160gb hd

I am RMAing my sp1614 because i dropped it (hey it survived 6 feet onto concrete and i can still use it (crashes more then i'd like tho, lost onle 2 divx movies)). Question: How do i set up partitions for best use, at what mb size does platter two start? are there 3 platters? How i have it set up ri...
by Kalel83
Fri Oct 22, 2004 9:37 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Best samsung drive
Replies: 1
Views: 1389

Best samsung drive

I have a samsung sp1614n 160gb, i love it
problem is i've run out of space, so i need another one
what is the best version/model they offer, any certain motor i should look for? i need a good fast drive
i have sata on my motherboard (abit nf7)
where should i buy it?
thanks
-paul
by Kalel83
Fri Jul 16, 2004 1:52 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Sapphire ALL-IN-WONDER® 9800PRO ULTIMATE Edition - USA
Replies: 0
Views: 1174

Sapphire ALL-IN-WONDER® 9800PRO ULTIMATE Edition - USA

Where can i find this card in the united states????
http://www.sapphiretech.com/vga/aiw-9800pro-ult.asp

please, i beg thee
by Kalel83
Wed Jun 23, 2004 8:48 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: Abit KV7 owners, overclocking Athlon:Help me!
Replies: 5
Views: 1708

For lowest voltage, i'm not sure. Never tried. I'm running bios 14, others had sucess with 15,but mine started crashing again when i upgraded the bios, and yes i cleared cmos, took out the battery and let it chill for a few minutes, then went back in and loaded fail safe, then optomized (i read some...
by Kalel83
Tue Jun 22, 2004 11:45 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: Abit KV7 owners, overclocking Athlon:Help me!
Replies: 5
Views: 1708

don't buy this board. read the fourm for abit on this motherboard, so many problems. they have realy trouble with memory timing on this board.. if you don't have the perfect memory, parts, psu, it won't work. mine's been a bitch to set up, i had to set my 400mhz memory to 266 or else all mp3/divx wi...
by Kalel83
Thu Jun 10, 2004 5:27 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: best card for media center/doom3
Replies: 3
Views: 1577

ok, that was the advice i was considering, wait untill you know. I just have the need for something now, i'll find some new temporary hobby, mod something perhaps
by Kalel83
Wed Jun 09, 2004 8:16 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: best card for media center/doom3
Replies: 3
Views: 1577

best card for media center/doom3

I somehow managed to get my father to buy me a new graphics card for cad programs and i want to make the most out of it, I want to use windows media center so it has to support that (yes, i know you can't buy the os in the store..) and i want to play doom3 when it comes out i have agp8x, wish i had ...
by Kalel83
Sun May 09, 2004 4:35 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Hard Drive Switch
Replies: 5
Views: 2927

An even better idea, found on newegg

NickLock Drive selector
http://hardware.meetthegeeks.org/ourrev ... anicklock/

uses the master pins on a hard drive

only 10 bucks!
by Kalel83
Sun May 09, 2004 4:17 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Hard Drive Switch
Replies: 5
Views: 2927

that's a good idea.... and yes, that would be ugly
by Kalel83
Sun May 09, 2004 3:52 pm
Forum: Silent Storage
Topic: Hard Drive Switch
Replies: 5
Views: 2927

Hard Drive Switch

Anyone here reccomend a device used to swap between ata 133 hard drives (for multiple os use). At least 2 drives, more could be interesting (but not required). Prefably one with a switch that you mount on the case that could be modded (as apposed to one that takes up a whole 5.25 inch drive bay.. wh...
by Kalel83
Fri Mar 19, 2004 1:27 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: memeory speed difference
Replies: 1
Views: 812

memeory speed difference

sorry for being off topic but i've trusted the opinions in the fourum for awhile now, seems like a safe bet i have a kv7 and have had more problems then i can explain, but i think i figured out the problem. my memory runs stable at 266mhz (it ran at 400 on my ga7vaxp, but that is another story). My ...
by Kalel83
Wed Mar 17, 2004 11:07 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: 100% silence -- S3 suspend on idle
Replies: 21
Views: 6571

i have a abit kv7 and enabled this in the bios and applied the regpatch. when i hit standby it shoots to the videocard bios screen and then goes to logon, it never goes into this standby mode? any ideas?
by Kalel83
Wed Mar 17, 2004 10:59 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: 120mm intake with filter, 120mm exaust case
Replies: 5
Views: 2828

120mm intake with filter, 120mm exaust case

I'm thinking of what to best use my money and am interested in a case with front and rear for a 120mm fan, as for the front something capable for a filter so my computer dosn't turn into a dust bunny. will the superlanboy, or sonta allow for a front filter? i have two evercools, i know they are loud...
by Kalel83
Wed Mar 17, 2004 5:59 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: 100% silence -- S3 suspend on idle
Replies: 21
Views: 6571

can suspend be engaged by a windows shortcut or such?
by Kalel83
Wed Mar 17, 2004 3:00 am
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: best motherboard for 7000alcu
Replies: 6
Views: 1976

keeping botherboard, figured it out. If l3codecx.ax, the Fraunhofer MP3 codec included with windows media player crashes every time you play a mp3 or avi movie, any program that uses this common codec, you have to install the

Radium MP3 codec by Fhg

seach google

-paul
by Kalel83
Tue Mar 16, 2004 6:54 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: single channel memory on dual channel board?
Replies: 6
Views: 1973

right on, thanks, can anyone confim this?
by Kalel83
Tue Mar 16, 2004 6:30 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: single channel memory on dual channel board?
Replies: 6
Views: 1973

single channel memory on dual channel board?

if the mother board says
- 3 x 184-pin DIMM Sockets support max. 3GB PC3200/PC2700/PC2100/PC1600 non-ECC DDR SDRAM memory
- Dual Channel Memory Architecture


does that mean it will not in any change use single channel memory?
by Kalel83
Tue Mar 16, 2004 6:26 pm
Forum: CPU Cooling
Topic: best motherboard for 7000alcu
Replies: 6
Views: 1976

best motherboard for 7000alcu

i had recently bought a abit kv7, but it crashes every time i watch a avi movie. i've tried to fix it but no sucsess, so rather then loose my sanity,

what is the best motherboard that supports a 7000alcu and a athalon xp 2500+

i have single channel ddr memeory
by Kalel83
Sun Mar 14, 2004 10:42 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Mini fridge for case?
Replies: 6
Views: 1829

Mini fridge for case?

I've been trying to think of what to make a case out of, would a borken mini frige work? thinking off all the isulation, would make good for sound absotbtion. Only drawback is the ammount of modifacation needed, cutting coles for cd/dvd, psu, and fans. Just lookin for some input, i'm still trying to...
by Kalel83
Sat Mar 13, 2004 8:56 pm
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Why don't we see more bottom vents?
Replies: 27
Views: 8022

Gooserider? I've read sereral times in this fourum it is best to work with the whole heat rises mo, why didn't you account for this if your setup, if it is blowing out toward the bottom? Perhaps for a space this small it isn't nessisary?
by Kalel83
Fri Mar 12, 2004 10:33 pm
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: Zalman 400 vs nexus seasonic
Replies: 3
Views: 1667

Zalman 400 vs nexus seasonic

I'm going to be buying a new powersupply soon. My questing is what reasons would i choose anything nesides the zalman? What does nexus or supersonic offer? i've read seasonic - buy an early revision, new ones suck nexus- says it is 65% efficent vs the zalman at 75% anyone? awhile back i tried to buy...
by Kalel83
Thu Mar 11, 2004 2:14 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Custom Case Advice (C.C.A.)
Replies: 2
Views: 1607

Custom Case Advice (C.C.A.)

I'm going to be making a coustom case, after seeing the breadbox puter, and would like to know if anyone has any suggestions. I've been going to the fleamarket (live in berkeley), ikea and target, so far nothing has grabbed me by the arm yet. if you had the free time what would you put it in? i'm lo...
by Kalel83
Thu Mar 11, 2004 2:02 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: Exhaust Duct
Replies: 8
Views: 4196

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