Re: TurboSlugs: Adventures in overclocking
- linuxjacques wrote:
> In the last 24 hours, we have discovered this suspicion to be true,Congratulations!
> as well as a way to modify the slug for true 266MHz core speed.
Does the power consumption change significantly, especially with idle CPU?
- --- In email@example.com, Rod Whitby <list.yahoo@r...>
> On 7/12/05, Rob Lockhart <rlockhar@g...> wrote:friend or
> > I would suggest if you can't do this yourself, ask either a
> > someone at a nearby EE hardware lab. You can't use a bluntsoldering
> > iron tip to do this without risking possible damage to the padsand
> > corresponding traces.in
> Note that we had a choice between two resistors for this mod, and we
> chose the one which was safest to remove with a blunt instrument.
> There are no traces underneath or running parallel to the resistor
> question, so it would be pretty hard to damage something.Thanks Rod, that's good to know. I may end up doing something like
Jason did with a snipper of some sort.
The detailed tips from Jeff and Rob are inspiring though and much
appreciated. I'm going to open up my slug, take a look at the task,
and see if I'm up for a little desoldering.