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    A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    This is a bit cheeky, but figured it would be worth a shot. Does anyone have an old IDE hard drive, any make, any size in working order they want to donate to my carPC fund? I am massively over budget atm, yet need an IDE HDD to use with an old PC I have.

    I will pay postage & a pint to anyone who has one! Cheers guys

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    I got an old 80GB you can have at postal cost. IDE, but maybe duff, so take the chance ? Cant test it here cuz my IDE is broken.

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    I will probably have a 80Gb 3.5" Seagate by the end of the weekend, given the size I suspect it's IDE. You're welcome to have that for £8 (sent Royal mail special delivery)

    I'll check tonight. PM me to remind me to look when I get home!

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    I have a 200gig hd in my old pc, still need to go through and remove any software i may need, but if it is of interest to you i`ll speed things up.

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    i have few 40gig, and few 20gig (i think need to re check)
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    now that i think about the word "throttled" in a certain light... its not so far different to strangled really

    our boiler broke so we has no heating or hot water, this is the bloody result ^^

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    A massive thank you to you all, i stumbled across an old 250gb IDE im going to try first, just bought an AGP graphics card off ebay so once that turns up ill test the HDD & report back.


    Thanks again for all the offers!

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    if you`d said you needed a an AGP card as well i could have thrown you my old xfx 7800GS, works fine and of no use to me anymore at all.

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    Re: A request to Hexus! IDE HDD

    Hard drive died on me & graphics card is as usefull as a drunk driver. PM Sent Baker

    Once again, thank you all for the offers! This is for a carPC if anyone is interested.

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