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by Cokai
Thu Aug 11, 2011 8:36 am
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Hello, I've made a decision, i'm selling my Super Socket 7 Boards, the one's I was talking about in this thread, with 1 MB L2 Cache onboard including CPU and Ram on each of them on ebay. If somebody here in at the board is from germany and is interested, here is the link to my auction: http://cgi.eb...
by Cokai
Tue Jul 26, 2011 5:43 am
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Hi Jim, i didnt know that tools like WPCredit exist. Thank you. But is it safe to use. I mean, are there probabilities that i can destroy anything and is there a reset to standard button ? And how intuitive is it, do i have to know everything about mainboards or is it declaring itself ? Well, i know...
by Cokai
Tue Jul 26, 2011 12:19 am
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Hi Moondog, these ebay K6-3's are the ones i have found, too. And btw. I'm from germany, too. 8) I'm very happy, that you are here. Because of your experience with exact that cpu you gave me the good feeling doing nothing wrong buying from that ebay shop. If all is running i will post my experience ...
by Cokai
Mon Jul 25, 2011 12:39 pm
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Re: RE: Re: RE: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, prob

Do you have Everest ? I haven't run an Intel 233 for years, so I don't know how well they perform; but you can see what sort of results you can get with a K6-3+ here : http://www.k6plus.com/index.php?name=PNphpBB2&file=viewtopic&t=1434&postdays=0&postorder=asc Wow, nice testing series, you took qui...
by Cokai
Fri Jul 22, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Re: RE: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, qu

The PC Chips boards, are not the best available by any means. And the Intel processors again are low performance as compared to an AMD K6-3+. Further, the concept of passive cooling will cost you some performance. But it is up to you what you want to do. Hi Jim, ty for the answer. First i already h...
by Cokai
Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:28 pm
Forum: General
Topic: I'm new - a little introduction
Replies: 0
Views: 7820

I'm new - a little introduction

Hi everyone, I'm very excited to find a website / community being still active about the beautiful old processors. Especially, because i'm a little obsessed in the old ones and i really dont know why :shock: :D I'm planning to set up some old hardware for some things. I even have to find out how to ...
by Cokai
Fri Jul 22, 2011 5:26 pm
Forum: Hardware / Tech Corner
Topic: Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions
Replies: 11
Views: 9446

Socket 7 Systems fun project, my ideas, problems, questions

Hi everyone, Because i love the old Socket 7 Boards and CPU's i'm planing to set up some of them for a while now. 1. My available hardware: - 6x Pentium I P55C (233 Mhz, 66 Mhz Bus-Speed) - 6x M599LMR- PC CHIPS Mainboard (Link: http://www.motherboard.cz/mb/pcchips/M599LMR.htm ) - variant types of NI...