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Old 07-20-2007, 02:15 AM   #1
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Default Anything cool to do with this old com?

I was wondering if there was anything cool to do with this old IBM Computer??

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AMD- K6 Processor With 3D Now!
320Mb ish' RAM
OLD Hp Cd-writer

Original OS- Win 98
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Old 07-20-2007, 02:41 AM   #2
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try ocing and ucing it, thats always kinda fun

wats the speed of the CPU?
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I think the K6-2 was at 400MHz...? I forgot for sure, so go off of that.
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You could turn it into a DOS 6.22/Windows 3.11 gaming rig.
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Old 07-20-2007, 11:42 AM   #5
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1. Put can of WD-40 inside.
2. Step back 30 ft.
3. Shoot can.
4. Watch.
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Folding @ home box??
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Old 07-20-2007, 11:47 AM   #7
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That'll make a decent web server...
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1. Put can of WD-40 inside.
2. Step back 30 ft.
3. Shoot can.
4. Watch.
thats a waste of a good pc


put a good sound card in it and make it into a HTPC without the vido part
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Donate it to a school or a charity shop, its not much, but every little helps
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Donate it to a school or a charity shop, its not much, but every little helps
That's basically what I do with older systems I am given. I just give them away to someone who can use them after I make them work.
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