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by ptrakk
Mon Nov 21, 2011 6:31 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?
Replies: 8
Views: 4700

Re: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?

ok that sucks about the umpc. i find the ps3's boards are more heat tolerant than most boards.
by ptrakk
Fri Nov 18, 2011 6:12 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 Heatsink- Slim it down?
Replies: 4
Views: 3749

Re: PS3 Heatsink- Slim it down?

water cool.
by ptrakk
Fri Nov 18, 2011 6:06 am
Forum: Handheld Hacking
Topic: really new at this and just need some help getting started.
Replies: 2
Views: 2718

Re: really new at this and just need some help getting started.

you're gonna need what they call a tri-wing screwdriver. i filed an allen wrench down but they are cheap online. you could also try the melting plastic pen screwdriver method. google it.

hot glue is a necessarily tool and a dremel could be helpful.
by ptrakk
Fri Nov 18, 2011 5:59 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?
Replies: 8
Views: 4700

Re: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?

LOL at the fanboy. anyways thanks bro. I am fixing a camcorder i found in a dumpster with a carbonized c6 transistor and i could probably get a good high quality picture.. i found a ps3 repair store in dallas (close by me) that might help out. its not that big of an issue i heard last night that the...
by ptrakk
Mon Nov 07, 2011 2:58 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?
Replies: 8
Views: 4700

Re: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?

naw man, it's simple. capacitors don't allow current flow.. resistors do. you can measure the farads in circuit. plus soldering is easy.
by ptrakk
Wed Nov 02, 2011 2:25 am
Forum: Forum 42
Topic: Show us yourself!!!
Replies: 1445
Views: 252866

Re: Show us yourself!!!

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by ptrakk
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:54 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 No Power Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 2154

Re: PS3 No Power Problem

i would say its your power supply do you have a multi-meter?
by ptrakk
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:43 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?
Replies: 8
Views: 4700

PS3 - anyone have an opened rsx and a multimeter please?

http://i422.photobucket.com/albums/pp307/ptrakk/ps3_391.jpg I didn't realise there was a heat spreader, so i didnt apply flux to the components in between.. well I thought it was one piece and my heat gun blew them away. hahaha i got the ps3 for free. can anyone help me out. even advice would be he...
by ptrakk
Wed Nov 02, 2011 1:33 am
Forum: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii
Topic: PS3 No Power Problem
Replies: 2
Views: 2154

Re: PS3 No Power Problem

have you opened it up?