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    Decided to get a new laptop rather than a new motorcycle...

    Yeah yeah, I figure I'll just keep my current bike and get a new laptop instead. I'm looking for a nice 15 inch that can run at least 5 hours on the battery but can also handle moderate gaming (IE: NO INTEGRATED GPU). Would anyone have any suggestions I can check into for a notebook that can...
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    Help using Gimp 2.2...

    For the life of me I can't figure out how to turn the blue part of the background white. :mad: :mad: :mad: Can anyone provide assistance or tell me how to do it? Thank you, Dm
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    Question on Wireless-G/B Adapters....

    Can a wireless-G adapter pick up Wireless-b signals? I just got the 3715-EH1 version of this notebook ... http://www.averatec.com/notebooks/3700series.htm ...and it comes with a wireless-g adapter. On the website it is listed as a "Wireless-G/B" adapter, suggesting it picks up both...
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    Question on Wireless adapters...

    Can a wireless-G adapter pick up Wireless-b signals? I just got the 3715-EH1 version of this notebook ... http://www.averatec.com/notebooks/3700series.htm ...and it comes with a wireless-g adapter. On the website it is listed as a "Wireless-G/B" adapter, suggesting it picks up both...
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    My new laptop and my first mod...

    Pics of my spiffy new Averatec 3715.. :D The decal was cut from sticky-backed vinyl. I couldn't find any black so blue works just as well...
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    Averatec 3715-EH1 info

    Any Averatec users out there? I just received one of these awesome notebooks and wondered if there were any other other owners out there.
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    Frosted glass spray paint - Acrylic stencil experiment

    Well, after failing while trying to use my dremel tool I decided to go for the easier option. Everything turned out GREAT on the practice acrylic!! Taping down the stencil.. Peeling back the stencil after tracing design onto the painters tape..... Results of stenciling...
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    Adding wire/Lengthening wires...

    I have been working on a power cable for my Pinhole camera. When I modified a Molex adapter to power the thing by adding a length of wire to the negative and positive leads the thing just doesn't work. I don't know why? I kept the connections clean and soldered them. I shrink wrapped the areas...
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    Has anyone ever used Reed Switches in their cases?

    Searching around I found this link to how to use Reed Switches in your cases for switches. http://www.directron.com/reedswitch.html Has anyone here effectively used these in their mods?
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    LCD Screen: Link request

    Hello, A few weeks back I saw a link on here to a 5-inch LCD screen that came with a vga adapter and a molex adapter already worked into the screen controller card. It was such a clean pre-fabbed package... :o It already was modded to work with a pc's 12v and VGA input. It was sooo...
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    How to Etch Plexiglass/Lexan??

    For the life of me I've searched between the forum and google for the past 10 (waking) hours and I can't find a definitive guide on how to etch plastic. :confused: Even if it's with a bloody Nail-file, someone has to know something!? If nothing turns up I will post my failures and...
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    My case lighting mods from today.

    Well, after waiting 10 days for ups to deliver my COOLERGUYS order I finally got my parts in and installed em tonight. Parts 2 blue-led 80mm fans 1 dual blue CCFL 12 in 1 dual white CCFL 12 in I installed the blue CCFLs inside the case and the white ones are behind the faceplate...
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    Pinhole Camera installation.

    Okay, lets start off with the fact that I saw someone else on this forum do this mod but he didn't explain how he did it or answer my PM. I bought this.... http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=190000323672&rd=1&sspagename=STRK%3AMEWN%3AIT&rd=1 Specifications...
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    ABIT NF7-S2 ATX AMD Motherboard - Ram compatibility

    Hello, I made the mistake of putting Corsair PC2100 ram into this motherboard and of course it wouldn't post. I RMA'd the board thinking that the board was sporked after testing all my components in my friend's computer. I come to find out today (3 months later) that it needs PC3200...
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