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    Apple G5 -> AMD System

    Its happened. Someone has gutted a G5 to install an AMD system!

    http://www.overclockers.com/tips1133/

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    Ouch

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    the f00l !!!

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    I saw this on a couple of mac forums. I'm all for modding macs but that guy is fool

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    Maybe if he actually did it well . . .

    It smacks of spoilt-kid-tries-to-mod-using-only-a-sharp-knife



    Should have changed it into dual-opterons with some funky cooling setup anyway

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    It is a pap job he did

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    I'm not a Mac user, but if someone DID give me a dual proc G5, I certainly wouldn't rip the guts out of it, I'd learn to like it - talk about "an error has occurred between chair and keyboard"!

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    He did a bad job of something he shouldn't have done

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    Does that make it the most expensive case in history?
    meh

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    That guys an idiot, he did a bad job of something he should have never done in the first place, he even gave all the g5 components away .

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    WHAT A FOOOOOLLLL
    He destroyed a perfectly good gift... even I would chose to live with an apple if it were given to me.... but destroying a gift???

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    oh dear

    that is just awful. even if he didn't want to use the mac, at least he could have just kept it to look at!!

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    What a loon!! I knowI'm not keen on Mac's, but hell it'was a G5, would have made a lovely second system.

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    should have just run virtual pc and run windows XP etc

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    Turns out it was a prank the guy pulled on a Mac fanatic friend...good gag though!

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    Quote Originally Posted by nichomach
    Turns out it was a prank the guy pulled on a Mac fanatic friend...good gag though!

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