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    Over 75 Custom PC's in 20 years TheGreatSatan's Avatar
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    Default I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    I need a lot of motherboards. I'd rather have dead ones because I'm only using them as decoration. My Manager at work has authorized me to wallpaper my department in old motherboards, like my house



    I need about 36 boards total and I think I only have about a dozen extra.

    If you have any old boards collecting dust or know someone who does, I will gladly pay for the shipping to me. I've looked at eBay, but they're all multiples of the same thing and lots of circuit boards that are not motherboards.
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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    I have a couple. I'll send them all and you can decide what to keep or toss.

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    Awesome
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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    Can it be some SUN and SGI motherboards or are you looking specifically for PC motherboards?
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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    Computer is the only qualification, but what do they look like?

    If it looks like this, then Hell YES!! Those are wild!!

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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    I have a laptop board that has seen better days. Are you interested?

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    My precious junkbox full of ancient <ahem> 486 VLB boards ... well, also a bunch of "newer" pieces ranging all the way up to about P4P800-VI stuff ... not a single one works, in fact, every bloody one of these dead mobos has been partially gutted for some connector or socket or whatnot.

    It's been so very, very long since I've ever needed to dip into the box to salvage parts of parts. Probably at least 20 pieces in there (2'x2' moving box, though it contains non-mobo things like dead wheelmouse parts and other such crap too). How many mobos do you want? They come in green, green, green, silvery green, red, blue, and even black.
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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    I have 3 old motherbaords. Pretty sure they are dead. Let me know what needs to be done to send them to you. And they're yours.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Konrad View Post
    How many mobos do you want? They come in green, green, green, silvery green, red, blue, and even black.
    As many as you can spare
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    Default Re: I Need: All Your Old Dead boards

    i should have a fair amount. let me inventory them and ill let you know tomorrow. i have at least 4 or 5 to spare....
    probably more.
    ill double check when i get home.
    even have 1 rambus motherboard from the 478 socket, right before ddr came out.
    how many more do you need to collect?
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