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Shane Taylor shanesemail@i...
Wed May 11 17:55:03 NZST 2005


> I'm quite happy with. Gigabyte boards used to have a tendency to blow 
> capacitors, but the 2 year warranty means you've got a good chance of 
> getting it fixed anyway :)

That was due to the manufacturer of the resistors using a cheaper (and 
apparently stolen) process/recipe for the goop in their resistors. Can't 
remember the exact details now as I have problems remembering what I had for 
lunch yesterday let alone something 3 years old.

Shane. 




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