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About bulkchart32

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  1. try installing the board and psu by themselves. only connect the psu, start button, and tv to the board. plug the console in and hit the power button. u should be greeted by the regular xbox flubber and then it will take a moment for the system to frag. this is a way to find out it the problem is in the board or in one of it's attach components. also, did u replace the 3 caps in front of the heatsinks? did u try to replace the thermal paste(don't if u haven't already)?
  2. hey dave. i was actually thinking about tagging u in one of my updates. i highly recommend these chimeric ide 80-pin cables. i stretched it out beside a stock ide cable and it was identical in length and spacing of the connecters. i also think the dark gray color looks better. it seems to have good flexibility too. the new feet and memory card port-to-usb controller adapter work very well too.
  3. UPDATE 2: i just installed the new ide cable and it works perfectly. highly recommended. it is identical in length to the oem cable.
  4. UPDATE: i got the stuff in the mail yesterday. the ide cables are the exact length of the oem cable and look great. they would especially look good in a clear or translucent case. i haven't tried them yet(i intend to soon) so i don't know about their performance. the new feet are made of a flexible plastic so they won't have the anti-slip properties of the rubber feet. they also have no adhesive on them so u will have to supply your own. the controller to usb adapter is a VERY snug fit in the controller. it works but it will be very hard to remove. i tried removing it with needle nose pliers
  5. how did u load the ftp server without loading the dash?
  6. i used the eaton brand 1f 2.5v supercaps to replace my clock caps that have worked perfectly.
  7. i read something a while back that said the 1.0 and 1.1 were bad to just short themselves out for no apparent reason. that appears to be true. can u see about getting a 1.2-1.4 mobo? since your gonna hardmod it then it will work fine with any drives.
  8. it's not common on the og xbox because they don't get that hot.
  9. 2nd picture will be in the comment. i'll let y'all know how these work out. they look pretty nice.
  10. let me know if they work for u.
  11. dave is correct, the dvd isn't locked to the xbox. and i have seen several of that brand xbox dvd drive sell for $100 on ebay. that's how beloved they are. so hang on to it for dear life.
  12. do u need a link for the specific caps or is dave's info enough to go on?
  13. hang on to that drive. they are the best and highly sought after
  14. all the thompson drives use them. can u give me a link to the ones u found?

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