Sep 28, 2011

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Operations resumed, commander!

Well, I quickly, after losing my motherboard and CPU cooler, to the local computer shop today to buy new parts. Once again I realized how much of a geek I am, I felt like a little boy entering a candy store. Everywhere I looked there were all sorts of goodies that I wanted to have, including some weird-looking Plexiglas PC case, which looked pretty well made.

Like I said in my post yesterday, I wouldn’t go back to MSI. So I managed to get a hold of an ASRock motherboard, which was one of the few compatible motherboards available. It’s a bit smaller in design compared to its predecessor, but it’s a newer build so it should be fine.

I kept looking until I found the Zalman CNPS7500 LED cooler that was compatible with all my hardware, especially with my Zalman LCD fan controller. So yeah, I caught a lucky break, it was their last one.

I’m fully operational again, everything worked out fine and no problems thus far. Want to see the photos? Continue reading!
My new Zalman CPU cooler installed on my new ASRock motherboard.

The new CPU cooler and motherboard fully working.

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