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    Why not just integrate it into the engine bay...

    Why not just integrate it into the engine bay well enough they don't notice it? Then write "ACME Engine Imobiliser" on it. Either way they can detect them, and it's generally not by visible...
  2. Thread: Hiss sound

    by -redcane-
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    Turn off any inputs on the sound card your not...

    Turn off any inputs on the sound card your not using, like line in, microphone or CDaudio. If that doesn't help it's just you have a ****ty sound card, and it's copping electrical interference. Most...
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    There's a good reason why these circuits are...

    There's a good reason why these circuits are seperate:
    Flexibility.

    If your undertaking a project like this you should probably know enough to put the pieces together, otherwise you'll have to do...
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    If you disabled scandisk in 95 (which you could...

    If you disabled scandisk in 95 (which you could do) and just cut the power to it, it would also appear to shutdown and start back up correctly, but every time you do it you can corrupt whatever your...
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    Ok now I'm confused. As I was understanding it, a...

    Ok now I'm confused. As I was understanding it, a thin client can be almost anything that can offer an interface e.g. a web browser is a thin client for web applications..... So I don't see how you...
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    A minute plus for your first song? Are you using...

    A minute plus for your first song? Are you using windows or something? Even with windows, if you don't load useless crap it's easy to boot it in 30secs. If you strip it down more even quicker....
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    Speakers will use more energy input than they...

    Speakers will use more energy input than they output, depending on the efficiency of the amplifier. Plus they use less power at lower volumes. I used to run my computer + a 50Wx2 amplifier off the...
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    A thin client is one which doesn't have much...

    A thin client is one which doesn't have much processing power, and usually doesn't do any processing. It just displays output and sends input to another computer which does all the work.

    You want...
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    You thought it was quieter? I think it should be...

    You thought it was quieter? I think it should be obvious from the sound whether or not they are working.
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    Perhaps the computer just locked up? (Heat, power...

    Perhaps the computer just locked up? (Heat, power supply fluctuations etc....)
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    I beleive you can just use the one regulator, and...

    I beleive you can just use the one regulator, and a whole lot of transistors. i.e. you need one regulator to keep the circuit "regulated"/stable, and then the transistors just sense the regulator...
  12. Wouldn't there be capacitors to filter the output...

    Wouldn't there be capacitors to filter the output of the invertor (i.e. charged to mains voltage)? Or do they just rely on the input being filtered to give a good output signal?
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    It's not a bad idea, but the amount of surface...

    It's not a bad idea, but the amount of surface area you need is high. plus solar panels put out very little enrgy in low light conditions.
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    What is this XFS of which you speak?? I'm...

    What is this XFS of which you speak??

    I'm wandering off to search now.
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    Why not just run MS networking client? (assuming...

    Why not just run MS networking client? (assuming your running windows)
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    Napster subscription

    You guys hear about napsters offer to pay the record companies $1B over 5 years? They reckon they are going to make it up through their subscriptions when they shut down their free service. How many...
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    It's technically possible, but I don't know of...

    It's technically possible, but I don't know of any DOS DVD playing programs, or if the standard DOS ATAPI interface can read dvd style. I'd say you'll likely have to write your own DVD playing...
  18. Maybe the icon you use to start it normally is...

    Maybe the icon you use to start it normally is running a different copy of winamp, i.e. you maybe have two copies of winamp installed, one with all the plugins etc, and one that don't. (A long shot I...
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    It's not to protect the subwoofers, it is to...

    It's not to protect the subwoofers, it is to supply power to the amplifiers. When there is a sound played, it uses power to create the sound, the deeper the sound the more power. The capacitors are...
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    Inverters convert the 12v in the car to mains,...

    Inverters convert the 12v in the car to mains, which is maybe 80% efficient. That means 20% of the energy the inverter takes in, never gets output, and is wasted as heat. Since the computer runs on...
  21. Thread: Cat 5 wire

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    If the connectors are the same at both ends it...

    If the connectors are the same at both ends it will work. There is a standard ordering, but I don't see any real reason for it.
    The wires are used in pairs though, one for the signal, and one to...
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    The big black cable that runs from an AT power...

    The big black cable that runs from an AT power supply is simply a 240v cable, with a switch inline. Two wires goign direct from the power plug on the supply, to the switch, and then back to the...
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    I have my home computer sitting on the floor next...

    I have my home computer sitting on the floor next to my left speaker, which is a 10" 3 way, custom built job. I often have them cranked up enough to shake windows, and rattle walls etc when having...
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