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#131174 - 03/26/03 05:03 PM Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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#131175 - 04/10/03 04:36 AM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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Ha Ha Ha Ha.
Joe, that's a find and a half!. [Linked Image]
I'd be worried about it catching fire too!


#131176 - 04/10/03 07:44 AM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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Are you sure you are not 10 days to late this month ?

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#131177 - 04/10/03 06:56 PM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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Gwz,
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#131178 - 04/10/03 07:37 PM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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Just jesting Joe's computer by referencing April Fool's Day.

Innovation, JOE ! Beyond my expertise Joe.

Glenn


#131179 - 04/11/03 08:56 AM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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I wonder what the FCC would have to say (if they even look at these things) about such a device--no shielding against spurious RF emissions!


#131180 - 04/11/03 08:41 PM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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ThinkGood,
That's a damned good point.
I see that the guy said that he had his monitor sitting on the box, has this guy got no brains or what! [Linked Image]


#131181 - 04/13/03 12:29 AM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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Maybe he can make a laptop out of a small pizza box?


#131182 - 04/13/03 05:26 PM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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As quickly as technology moves and computers, software and systems become obsolete there may be some merit to making them out of cardboard boxes!


#131183 - 04/13/03 06:49 PM Re: Computer Made From Cardboard Box!  
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The upstart little brother is http://www.g-news.ch/articles/nhp200nc/


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