So... two ghetto things here... one, my fave drill, and two, a mobo I just finished re-heatsinking.
Back in the 90s, Mom bought a Craftsman 6v rechargeable drill. Looked like this --
[Image found on fleaBay, reupped elsewhere...]
'bout two years ago, a decade after it...
I'm actually thinking of taking a vacation from [H]ere. You know... when I joined, people were actually nice to each other. Now? I recently got infracted and ignore-listed for sending literally five or six PMs over three days. I was being as polite as could be and the other dude was being as...
I don't have $5 to waste on getting trolled, when I can have that for free.
His wife (not my mother, he remarried) got him the screen a few months ago. I had nothing to do with that... the box itself was my gift and it took me literally over a year. It's still not as good as I'd hoped for...
Found the entry in eBay's Purchase History. 26 July 2013.
It's a Dell model, their P/N WX397. (I'd totally forgotten that.) This is a listing for an identical card --> http://www.ebay.com/itm/201243084012
Card is from fleaBay... it was all of $15... 'lagging' isn't the word I'd use, more like 'jerky'...
This is a (stock) photo of the exact card --> http://i.imgur.com/2s0wq9k.jpg
(Found on Google, reupped elsewhere.)
I don't come over his house very often (it's complicated, mostly...
OK, built my Dad a nice computer for Christmas (far better than his Phenom II x4 Dell). Specs --
i3-3220 skt1155 + ASUS Maximus V Gene
I threw the Quadro in there for a few reasons --
(1) it was cheap and I needed something I could pay for
I was hoping that I'd be able to find out ahead of time... oh well. I'll start assembly in a little bit, and shortly thereafter there'll be a thread in Worklogs about it.
For the record, the oldass can of spray was Plasti-Kote Epoxy stuff for appliances. Gloss black. Oh well.
I have paintbrushes... I also have sharpies but I'm not a fan of that look. Sharpie is uuuuuuugly. Friend of mine did up an old case that way (it was an early HTPC in a beige Presario case, years ago, and he wanted to make it match his stereo system, lol) and my mind winces every time I see the...