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    Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    Well here it is:


    Not staged - that's how the wire came out of the plug...

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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    Bloody hell! I take it that toasted the hard drive it was connected to?

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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    Nope. Just produced random errors trying to install windows - and made it look like I had memory issues...

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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    That is a nightmare. It would be worth sending it back to the manufacturers just so they could have a look.
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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    WOah, thats bad!
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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    now try getting a mate to smash u on the arm with it as hard as he can

    yes ive still got the scar to show for it
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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    that is mad...I'd never have checked a sata cable.

    /locks it into his memory for future issues.....

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    Re: Remember I was talking about the shorted SATA cable?

    I think I'll buy good quality cables from now on, but who makes good quality, most are mass produced and rebadged for different retailers.
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